Verónika Mendoza, a 2016 candidate for Peru’s presidency, will take part in “The Revolution is Feminist: Women Leadership in Latin America” on April 14.

Verónika Mendoza
Verónika Mendoza

Verónika Mendoza, a 2016 candidate for Peru’s presidency, will take part in “The Revolution is Feminist: Women Leadership in Latin America,” a panel discussion on April 14, 5 p.m. at New York University’s Silver Center for Arts and Science (100 Washington Square East [at Washington Place], Hemmerdinger Hall).

Mendoza, a defender of the rights of women and the LGBT community and seen as an emerging voice and presence in South American politics, will be joined by Claudia Salazar, the award-winning author of the novel “Blood of the Dawn”, and anthropologist Pamela Calla, a professor at NYU’s Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, who will moderate the conversation.

The event is free and open to the public. Space limited to availability. Visit http://bit.ly/2padvhw to register. Reporters wishing to attend must RSVP to Omar A. Dauhajre at omar.dauhajre@nyu.edu.

The conversation will be held in Spanish with simultaneous English translation.

For more information, please call 212.998.8683. Photo ID is required to enter the building.

Subways: N, R (8th Street); 6 (Astor Place)

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