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Mercedes Crisóstomo publishes article on Peru's agrarian politics

29 March 2021

Mercedes Crisostomo Meza

We would like to congratulate our PhD candidate Mercedes Crisóstomo on the publication of her article La micropolítica de la Reforma Agraria en Huancavelica: narrativas y memorias campesinas sobre el patrón, el estado y Velasco, which appeared in the latest edition (XVIII) of the bi-annual book El Problema Agrario en Debate.

The article by Mercedes, and the book in full [in Spanish only], can be accessed here.

Mercedes Crisóstomo is pursuing her PhD studies at the Institute of the Americas, University College London (UCL), under the supervision of Professor Paulo Drinot and Dr Kate Saunders-Hastings.

SEPIA is a prestigious Peruvian research institution specialised in agrarian matters, that publishes the book El Problema Agrario en Debate, every two years, always with the same title but with different, peer-reviewed content in each edition.

El Problema Agrario en Debate is published by SEPIA /Seminario Permanente de Investigación Agraria.— Lima, SEPIA, 2020.



Mercedes Crisóstomo - academic profile

El Problema Agrario en Debate - edition XVIII (2020), publication webpage

SEPIA - website

Professor Paulo Drinot - academic profile

Dr Kate Saunders-Hastings - academic profile


[top] Mercedes Crisóstomo

[bottom] cover of the XVIII edition of El Problema Agrario en Debate, published by SEPIA, Lima (2020)