Launch of the book Cartographies of the Pandemic in times of civilizational crisis

ūüēĖ¬†Day 17/12 – Thursday – 19 h

The 16 articles, authored by researchers from different Latin American countries, are organized in three parts:

  1. The State and accumulation due to the pandemic;
  2. The reorganization of immediate life during the pandemic;
  3. Sociocultural resistance and contradictions.

The channel¬†Esquerda Online¬†, in collaboration with the¬†Grupo de Pesquisa Hist√≥ria e Poder¬†(UNIOESTE) promotes the launch of the book, with the presence of the three organizers and the Brazilian authors and the authors based in Brazil:¬†John Kenny Acu√Īa Villavicencio¬†– organizer and co-author of the articles “Those displaced by violence during the pandemic in Guerrero¬†” and “Resistance and ways of life in indigenous communities in the face of the Covid-10 pandemic: challenges in local production and marketing¬†“;¬†Ever S√°nchez Osorio¬†– organizer and co-author of the articles “Reflections (others) in quarantine: the assault of the world and the reconfiguration of immediate life” And “Resistance and ways of life in indigenous communities in the face of the Covid-10 pandemic: Challenges in local production and marketing“;¬†Manuel Garza Zepeda¬†– organizer and co-author of the article “Reflections (others) in quarantine: assault on the world and reconfiguration of immediate life” ;¬†Cl√≥vis Antonio Brighenti¬†(UNILA) – author of the article “Following in the footsteps of the white man: Indigenous peoples, COVID-19 and neocolonialism in Brazil”; √Črica Sarmiento¬†(UERJ)¬†and Rafael Ara√ļjo¬†(UERJ) – authors of the article “Neoliberalism, forced migration and pandemic in Latin America: an overview of the processes”¬†; Fernando Romero Wimer¬†(UNILA) – author of the article¬†“The crisis of the new coronavirus in Latin America: social control, capitalist economy and hope”¬†;¬†Gilberto Grassi Calil¬†(UNIOESTE) – author of the article¬†“The Jair Bolsonaro government and COVID-19: a deliberate policy of expanding the pandemic”¬†;¬†Hern√°n Ram√≠rez¬†(UNISINOS) – author of the article¬†“Argentina vs Brazil: the structural roots of their short-term responses to the pandemic.

The debate will be broadcast on the Youtube channels of Izquierda Online and the History and Power Research Group, and also on Izquierda Online’s facebook:

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The book is available in its entirety on the Marxism 21 site, at‚Ķ/1CFAShAjx3U9UWiyoS4Jz1Ux9CI‚Ķ