David Díaz Arias speaks at the seminar on Latin America

David Díaz Arias speaks at the seminar on Latin America

“Violence, Peace and Memory in Central America, 1976-1996”, was the title of the lecture given by researcher David Díaz Arias (Universidad de Costa Rica and CALAS Centroamérica y El Caribe). The talk was held on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. (Colombia time), as part of the academic agenda of the international seminar on violence and conflicts in Latin America from the perspectives of history and memory.

Access the recording of the lecture by Professor Díaz Arias (in Spanish)

The international seminar brings together interested audiences with experts from Latin American and European universities to reflect on and discuss Latin American dynamics according to the contexts of violence and conflict in each country. The series of lectures is organised by CAPAZ, the Institute for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at Universidad del Norte, Justus Liebig University Giessen, and CALAS. The sessions are streamed through the Uninorte Acádemico Youtube channel.

Upcoming online lectures:


September 29 – Narda Henríquez (Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú) – Access the streaming (in Spanish)


October 13 – Barbara Potthast (Cologne University)
October 20 – Thomas Fischer (KU Eichstätt-Ingolstadt)
October 27 – Rosario Figari Layús (JLU Giessen/Instituto CAPAZ)


November 3 – Eugenia Alier Montaño (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México)
November 10 – Rodolfo de Roux (Université Jean Jaurès de Toulouse)
November 17Stefan Rinke (FU Berlin)
Noviembre 23 – Stefan Peters (JLU Giessen/Instituto CAPAZ): Closing lecture

(NW Text: Claudia Maya. English version: Tiziana Laudato)