Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

A Talk by Renan Quinalha, "A luta pela diversidade"

April 25th, 2016
3:30 PM

Greenleaf Conference Room, Jones Hall 100a

Renan Quinalha is a leading LGBT activist from São Paulo, Brazil. He is the co-author, with James Green, of the chapter on dictatorial repression of sexual minorities in the final report of Brazil‘€™s National Truth Commission as well as an editor of the volume Ditadura e homossexualidades: repressão, resistência e a busca da verdade (EdUFSCar, 2014). Quinalha also worked on the São Paulo State Truth Commission from 2012 to 2014, during which time he published an influential study on transitional justice, Justiça de transição: contornos do conceito (Expressão Popular, 2013). He is currently completing a PhD in International Relations at the University of São Paulo.

The talk will be in Portuguese.
Sponsored by the Stone Center for Latin American Studies and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese