Henry Dietz is Sidore Lecturer

September 20th, 2004 by Adam

04-05 Sidore Theme is  Environmental Justice

Poverty and Democracy in Latin America: the Good, the
Bad and the Ugly

Thursday, September 23 at 7 p.m.
Silver Cultural Arts Center


Henry Dietz is a political scientist currently at the University
Texas at Austin where, since 1998, he has been a Distinguished
Professor. He has long been interested in the questions of
politics and
poverty, as well as those of civil-military relations, especially
they bear on Latin America.

His books include "Urban Poverty, Political Participation
and the
State: Lima, 1971-1990" (1998), "Poverty and Problem
Solving Under
Military Rule" (1980) and, most recently, "Capital City
Politics in
Latin America" (2002).

Professor Deitz’s publications have appeared in many scholarly
including the "American Political Science Review,"
"American Journal of
Political Science" and "Social Science Quarterly.

All Sidore events begin at 7 p.m. and are free and open to the
in the Smith Recital Hall at Silver Cultural Arts Center. Advance

reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 535-ARTS.
talk is followed by a reception with refreshments. For more
information, call 535-2501.

A schedule for the year is online at www.plymouth.edu/sidore/