Can Courts Bring Democracy and Social Justice?

Date/Time: 23 August 2022, 16:30-17:30
Venue: Kulturhuset

This event marks the launch of the new book Broken Promises? Taking stock of the Judicialization of Politics in Latin America, edited by D. Brinks, S. Botero and E. Gonzalez-Ocantos, (Cambridge University Press 2022) analysing the role of courts in Latin America’s new constitutional dispensations. The presentation of the book is followed by a conversation with contributors to the book and to three other new volumes analysing the same phenomenon from different angles: The Oxford Handbook of Constitutional Law in Latin America and The Oxford Handbook of Caribbean Constitutions 

Introduction by Sandra Botero and Daniel Brinks
Participants Include: Roberto Gargarella, Conrado Hübner Mendes, Leiv Marsteintredet and TBA