Full Description: The Global Studies Seminar welcomes Benjamin Penglase, associate professor of anthropology at Loyola University, presenting "Pacifying Rio: the World Cup, the Olympics and Security in Brazil. This talk will examine the connections between policies surrounding "mega events" such as the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, and shifts in policing strategies in favelas. Free and open to the public.
Address: Slayter Hall, University Room, Denison University, 200 Ridge Road, Granville, OH 43023
Open to Public: Yes