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Mexico's First Lynching: Crime, Moral Panic, Dependency

Friday, March 15, 2013
12:00 AM
2011 Modern Languages Bldg

This workshop is with RLL's 31st Hayward Keniston Lecture Guest Professor Claudio Lomnitz (Columbia University) and is a discussion of a pre-circulated paper titled, “Mexico's First Lynching:  Crime, Moral Panic, Dependency," which examines the social production of fear as Mexico committed to a progressive dictatorship at the end of the 19th century.  

If you are interested in talking and sharing ideas with Claudio Lomnitz, please contact Gareth Williams (RLL) (garethw@umich.edu).

Speaker:
Claudio Lomnitz (Columbia University)