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Areas of Expertise: Classical Greek theatre; Greek and Latin literature; Women in ancient Mediterranean world
Associate Professor; Spanish
Areas of Expertise: 20th-century Latin American literature; Latin American history; Teaching methodology; Poetry; Spanish as a second language; Business Spanish; Economic dependency and the Third World; Latin Americans in exile; Latin American diaspora Memory and exile Translation
Biography: RESEARCH INTERESTS-- …
Professor; CIGI Chair in Global Governance; Cross Appointment at the Balsillie School of International Affairs
Areas of Expertise: Diplomacy; South-South relations; Multilateralism; Democratic transitions; Transitional justice; Latin American and Caribbean politics and IR
Biography: Jorge Heine holds the Chair in Global Governance at the Balsillie School of International Affairs, is Professor of Political Science at Wilfrid Laurier University and is a Distinguished Fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation…
Associate Professor (Spanish)
Areas of Expertise: Latin American literature and culture; Latin American history; Latin American contemporary politics; Memory and testimony; Journalism;
Biography: Books: …
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Areas of Expertise: Medieval Europe; Renaissance Europe; Latin; Manuscript Studies; Church History; Digital Humanities
Areas of Expertise: Early Roman Empire; Worship of the Roman Emperor; Roman history under Emperors; Latin literature under Emperors; Archaeology of Roman Italy; Roman archaeology
Biography: Dr. Chris Simpson is a graduate of the Universities of Nottingham and Alberta. His areas of special interest include the archaeology of Roman Italy and the monuments, literature, and history of early imperial Rome (approximately 30 B.C. to A.D. 54). As an…
Associate Professor and Chair of Global Studies
Areas of Expertise: Chile: environment, energy, resources, indigenous peoples; Environmental Citizenship; Environmental Justice; Political Ecology; Latin American Politics;
Biography: Please see the links to the left for my research interests, publications, etc.
Professor and CIGI Chair in Religion and Politics in Global Context
Areas of Expertise: Religion & global politics; Religion & globalization; Religious transnationalism from the Global South; Sociology of religion; Transformations in the Latin American religious field; Pentecostalism
Biography: Religion and Politics
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Assistant Professor, Society, Culture, and Environment
Areas of Expertise: Theories of imperialism; Global political economy and development; Canadian political economy and relations with the Global South; Canada and Latin America; Social movements and resistance; Capitalism and ecology; Marxist theory
Biography: Teaching 2013-2014 …