Can Mexico Be Saved? The Perils and Promise of López Obrador

Denise Dresser will deliver the annual Austin Lecture on Contemporary Mexico as part of the conference Mexico's Political Earthquake: The 2018 Elections, Democracy, and Binational Relations

Dresser is a much sought-after Mexican political analyst, columnist, and scholar whose work focuses on Mexican democratization, corruption, and the construction of citizenship. She is a professor of political science at at Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), and writes regular columns for Reforma and Progreso magazine.

For more information, contact Paloma Díaz.

To RSVP and view this event on Facebook, visit Austin Lecture on Contemporary Mexico with Denise Dresser.

Thursday, September 27 at 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Texas Union Building (UNB), Santa Rita Room, 3.502
2247 Guadalupe, Austin, Texas 78705

Event Type

Arts & Humanities, Policy & Law, Diversity & Social Justice


College of Liberal Arts

Target Audience

Students, Faculty, Alumni, General Public



Free and open to the public

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Paulina Reyes Campo left a review 9/26/2018

Room booked was too small for the amount of people that attended. We (about 30 people) weren't allowed to go in anymore, and that was disappointing.