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Drugs, Politics and Society: The Regional History of the Mexican Drug Trade

Wolfson Exchange, Library, University of Warwick

Monday 19 June, 2017

9.00-9.15 Coffee
9.15-9.30 Introduction, Benjamin Smith, University of Warwick
9.30 -12.30 Panel I: Vice, User Cultures and the Origins of Mexico’s Drug Trade (1900-1940)
9.30-10.10 • Ricardo Pérez Montfort, CIESAS
• Isaac Campos, University of Cincinnati
10.10-10.30 Coffee Break
10.30-11.10 • Froylan Enciso, CIDE Aguascalientes
• Benjamin Smith, University of Warwick & Wil Pansters, Utrecht University
11.10-11.30 Discussion: Rebecca Earl, University of Warwick
11.30-12.30 Response and Further Discussion
12.30-14.00 Lunch
14.00-17.00 Panel II: Transnational Drug Policies and The Emergence of Subnational Drug Networks (1940-1960)
14.00-14.40 • Carlos Pérez Ricart, Freie Universität Berlin
• Carlos Flores Pérez, CIESAS
14.40-15.00 Coffee Break
15.00-15.40 • Juan Antonio Fernández Velázquez, Red de Investigadores Latinoamericanos por la Democracia y la Paz
• Nathaniel Morris, University of Warwick
15.40-16.00 Discussion: Tom Rath, University College London

16.00-17.00 Response and Further Discussion

Tuesday 20 June 2017

9.30 -12.30 Panel III: Counterculture, Counterinsurgency, and Violence (1960-1980)
9.30-10.10 • Salvador Maldonado, El Colegio de Michoacán
• Alexander Dawson, Simon Fraser University
10.10-10.30 Coffee Break
10.30-11.10 • Adela Cedillo, University of Wisconsin, Madison
• Alex Aviña, Arizona State University
11.10-11.30 Discussion: Peter Watt, University of Sheffield
11.30-12.30 Response and Further Discussion
12.30-14.00 Lunch
14.00-16.00 Panel IV: General Discussion, Feedback, Planning Follow Up
14.00-14.30 General Comments, Alan Knight, University of Oxford
14.30-15.30 Discussion
15.30-16.00 Planning Follow Up: Benjamin Smith, Wil Pansters, Peter Watt

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