March 28 Thursday

Human Rights Workshop: Adriana Carranca, "Human Rights and Partisanship: Can We Defend Universal Rights in a Divided World? The Case of the 2018 Presidential Elections in Brazil"

  • Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 12:10PM - 1:45PM
  • Calabresi Faculty Lounge
  • Open To The Public
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Adriana Carranca is a journalist and non-fiction writer. She has worked for over 15 years reporting to and from Latin America, covering mainly armed conflicts, human rights, and humanitarian crisis, on assignment to Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran, Indonesia, Israel, Palestine, Egypt, D.R. Congo, South Sudan, Uganda, Mexico, Haiti, and elsewhere, as well as all over Brazil. She is the 2018 recipient of the Overseas Press Club Scholars Award. Her articles have appeared at The Atlantic, Foriegn Policy magazine, Slate, and others. Adriana Carranca has a MSc in Development from the London School of Economics, a MA in Journalism with concentration in Politics and Global Affairs from Columbia University, and is a former research fellow of the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at Oxford University. 

Background reading is available one week prior to workshop.  To request reading, email

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Schell Center for International Human Rights

Contact Information

Barbara Mianzo