June 4, 2021
Core faculty member Dr. Rebecca Hanson (Sociology, Criminology, and Law) is featured in the New York Times article “Bouncy Castles and Grenades: Gangs Erode Maduro’s Grip on Caracas,” published on May 30. Dr. Hanson, who recently published the article “From carceral punitivism to systematic killing: The necropolitics of policing in post-Chávez Venezuela,” shares expertise from her research on violence in Venezuela.
Read the article here: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/30/world/americas/venezuela-gang-maduro.html
Watch Impasses Políticos y los Caminos Hacia un Futuro Mejor en Venezuela: https://youtu.be/tYGS47dL7Tk