Barbara Hogenboom new CEDLA Director
On June 14 the new director of the Centre for Latin American Research and Documentation – CEDLA, gave her inagural lecture ‘Minerals, Power, Imagination: Latin America and the World’. at the Auditorium of the University of Amsterdam (Singel 411, corner of Spui).
Hours of Photoshoot: Two hours
Equipment: Nikon D750 + lenses
Barbara Hogenboom discusses pro’s and cons of the rise of China and of the phase of new left dominance in the region. These trends coincided not only with the global commodity boom but also with a region-wide protest boom against environmental injustices of mining and oil drilling, and with a deepened dependency on minerals. – Barbara Hogenboom.