Hemispheric Institute on the Americas

Conference Explores Aftermath of Shining Path

February 16, 2016
On February 11, 2016, the UC Davis Hemispheric Institute on the Americas hosted an international conference on “The Aftermath of the Shining Path: Memory, Violence, and Politics in Peru.” The conference brought together renowned scholars, archivists, and journalists to discuss the vicious war that stretched from 1980 to 1992, and its aftermath.

Historian Chuck Walker Named a MacArthur Chair

June 26, 2015
History professor Charles “Chuck” Walker has been appointed to one of the UC system’s MacArthur Foundation Chairs. He’s been designated the holder of the MacArthur Foundation Endowed Chair in International Human Rights.