"Colombia: Peace Agreements and the Future of Democracy"

November 14, 2018 - 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm (already occurred)
Beneski Earth Sciences Building, Paino Lecture Hall
Event poster featuring a photo of Mónica Pachón and an outline of Colombia with a silhouette of a dove and olive branch on it

Mónica Pachón will discuss the complicated peace process currently going on in Colombia and how that will affect the future of democracy in the country. Pachón is the dean of political science and international relations at Rosario University, Bogotá, Colombia.

Discussants will be Sebastián Bitar, the Karl Loewenstein Fellow and visiting associate professor in political science at Amherst College, and Javier Corrales, professor of political science at Amherst College.

This event is sponsored by the Lurcy Fund, the Lamont Fund and the Department of Political Science at Amherst College. It is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Javier Corrales at

Contact Info

Theresa Laizer
(413) 542-2208
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