The LAC at the 50th Anniversary of the Instituto de Estudios Peruanos

Professor Eduardo Posada-Carbó was invited to join the celebrations of the 50th anniversary of the Instituto de Estudios Peruanos (IEP), which took place in Lima on 20-23 August this year.  He participated in an international panel to mark the occasion, on the theme ‘Desigualdad, ciuadadanía y nuevas identidades en América Latina’, together with Professor Elizabeth Jelin, from Conicet in Argentina, Ms Sonia Montaño, Director of the División de Asuntos de Género at ECLA in Santiago, and Professor Martin Tanaka, from the IEP.  Professor Posada-Carbó’s presentation dealt with aspects of national identity and public intellectuals at times of crises in Colombia with comparative references to Perú.