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Lecture Series: “NAFTA & Mexico: Ten Years Later”

Armando Bartra
Additional Contact:
Miguel De Loza

Armando Bartra, of Mexico’s Instituto Maya, will be at the University of Chicago on Wednesday, February 23, to participate in the last lecture on the series sponsored by the Katz Center for Mexican Studies. The series provides a forum to examine and discuss the effects and implications of the groundbreaking trade agreement, ten years after its implementation. The first lecture in the series was given by Mr. Carlos Salinas de Gortari, former president of Mexico and one of the principal architects of NAFTA. Mr. Cuauhtémoc Cárdenas, the founder of Mexico’s Party of the Democratic Revolution (PRD) and John Coatsworth, professor of History at Harvard University have also participated on the lecture series. This lecture will be in Spanish.

When: Wednesday, February 23, at 6:00 pm

Where: University of Chicago
Stuart Hall, Room 104
5835 S. Greenwood Avenue

This event is open to the public. This lecture series is organized and sponsored by the Katz Center for Mexican Studies at the University of Chicago.

Persons with disabilities who may need assistance should contact Miguel De Loza at (773) 834-1987.
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