Book Discussions

The Multicultural Center will host scheduled conversations with Georgia State University faculty about published works that focus on diversity related topics.

For more information, contact William Britto, student affairs advisor II for education, gender and sexuality or call 404-413-1584.

The Latin American Voter: Pursuing Representation and Accountability in Challenging Contexts

In this volume, experts on Latin American public opinion and political behavior employ region-wide public opinion studies, elite surveys, experiments and advanced statistical methods to reach several key conclusions about voting behavior in the region’s emerging democracies.

Thursday, February 14, 2019
12:15-1:30 p.m.
Langdale Hall, 1076
Facilitator: Dr. Ryan Carlin, associate professor, political science

Costly Democracy: Building Democracy after Civil War

This publication offers comparative analyses of recent cases of peacebuilding to deepen understanding of postwar democratization and better explain why peacebuilding missions often bring peace, but seldom democracy, to war torn countries.

Thursday, March 28, 2019
12:15-1:30 p.m.
Langdale Hall, 1076
Facilitator: Dr. Carrie Manning, associate professor, political science

Transporting Atlanta: The Mode of Mobility Under Construction

Join the Multicultural Center as Dr. Miriam Konrad investigates three major transportation projects involving public transit and use of space issues in the Atlanta area.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
12:15-1:30 p.m.
Multicultural Center Lounge, Suite 206, Student Center East
Facilitator: Dr. Mariam Conrad, associate professor, sociology