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Campbell Conference Facility

1 Devonshire Place

Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

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A workshop exploring "traffic" in Toronto with comparative insights from other sites throughout the Americas

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10:00am-12:00pm

Opening Address: "Eat or Be Eaten: Motorcycle Taxis in Guatemala City"; Kevin Lewis O'Neill, University of Toronto with Sergio Montero (Universidad de los Andes)

1:00pm-3:00pm

Roundtable: "Traffic: A Keyword for the Contemporary"; moderated by Ananya Roy (UCLA), with Austin Zeiderman (LSE), Deborah Cowen (University of Toronto), and Dana Cuff (UCLA)

3:30pm-5:00pm

Keynote Address: "Notes Towards a Genealogy of Traffic" (Mariana Valverde, University of Toronto)

The Centre for Diaspora and Transnational Studies at the University of Toronto, the Latin American and Caribbean Centre at the London School of Economics, the Institute on Equality and Democracy at UCLA Luskin, and the Centro Interdisciplinario de Estudios sobre Desarrollo at the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá, Colombia established a research collaboration that explores the varied relationships that exist between two understandings of the word “traffic.”

Check out our website for more information: http://cdts.utoronto.ca/index.php/traffic-americas-workshop/

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