CONGRATULATIONS, Francesca - that is just excellent!!
Good luck with al three events. Wish I could have been there, at least for one of them... Bergen is just too far away and none of the dates will work for me. Too bad. Wishing you the best of luck for the multiple launches!

From: Uruguay Research Network [[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Francesca Lessa [[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Tuesday, May 07, 2013 4:16 PM
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Subject: Invitation to Book Launch event

Dear colleagues and friends,

It is a great pleasure to invite you to attend the launch of my new book Memory and Transitional Justice in Argentina and Uruguay: Against Impunity that was published last month.

I will be holding launch events in London, Oxford, and New York City this month.

Here are the details of each event:

         London  Tuesday May 14, 6pm, Conference room of LSE IDEAS, Columbia House, COL 2.01, Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE. Discussant: Prof. Francisco Panizza;

         Oxford  Friday May 17, 5pm, Seminar room, Latin American Centre, 1 Church Walk, Chair: Prof. Leigh Payne; Discussant: Prof. Kathryn Sikkink;

         NYC  Thursday May 23, 6pm, Room 9.64 (9th floor) John Jay College  The new building, 524 West 59th Street, (Between 10th& 11th Avenues), New York, NY 10019. Chair: Dr. Veronica Michel-Luviano; Panel of Experts: Dr. George Andreopoulos; Dr. Jo-Marie Burt; and Dr. Marcia Esparza.

I look forward to seeing you at one of these events.

With best wishes,


Dr Francesca Lessa
Junior Research Fellow, St Anne's College
Post-Doctoral Research Officer, Latin American Centre
University of Oxford
11 Bevington Road
Oxford OX2 6NB
+44 (0) 1865 284947

Author of Memory and Transitional Justice in Argentina and Uruguay: Against Impunity. Palgrave Macmillan: New York, 2013

Co-Editor of Amnesty in the Age of Human Rights Accountability: Comparative and International Perspectives. Cambridge University Press: New York, 2012

Co-Editor of The Memory of State Terrorism in the Southern Cone: Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay. Palgrave Macmillan: New York, 2011

Co-Editor of Luchas contra la impunidad: Uruguay 1985-2011. Trilce: Montevideo, 2011