PLASMA Workshop 2: Cartographies of Suffering and Mental Health in Latin America

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Join us for the Workshop Cartographies of Suffering and Mental Health in Latin America: A Century of the ‘Social Question'. An interdisciplinary space for reflection and collaboration between young researchers and scholars with an interest in mental health in Latin America from a social science perspective. 

Partial financial support will be offered for those without institutional funding to present at the workshop, upon application. Presentations can be carried out in English, Spanish or Portuguese with an English written support for the audience to follow.

Keynote Speakers: Francisco Ortega (Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro); Angela García (Stanford University); David Orr (University of Sussex). Special participation: Nikolas Rose (King's College London) and Devora Kestel (PAHO).

Scientific committee: Rubén Alvarado, Dominique Behague, Rochelle Burguess, Luciana Caliman, Sara Evans-Lacko,  Salam Gomez, Clara Han, Jayasree Kalathil, China Mills, Ursula Read, Graciela Rojas, Tatiana Salisbury, Livia Velpry and Cecilia Vindrola.

This event is free of charge and open to all, but registration is mandatory.


Free and open to all. Entry is on a first come, first serve basis. Registration is required.


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