Latin American and Caribbean Studies Program and the Women's Studies Program invite you to a talk by Professor Gwynn Thomas
"Reflections on the Chilean Election of Michelle Bachelet: A One-Hit Wonder or Part of a New-Wave of Women Leaders"
Thursday, March 30, 6:30-8 p.m.
100 Breslin Hall
This event is free and open to the public.
Dr. Gwynn Thomas is an assistant professor in the Women's Studies Department at the University at Buffalo. She has recently returned from Chile, where she was conducting research on the uses of gender in the presidential campaign of Michelle Bachelet. She will be sharing her experiences of the campaign, the recent elections, and her analysis of what the election of Michelle Bachelet means in terms of women's political participation in Chile and Latin America.
For more info:
email Takashi Kanatsu