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Arts-CCA Essay Prize Winner Speaks about Her Research on Colombian Plebiscite

Ms. Laura Silva Aya, winner of the 2017 Arts-CCA prize for the “best essay from the Faculty of Arts on Latin America in the areas of economics, political economy, trade, politics and international relations,” recently spoke at a Canadian Council for the Americas event about her research on the 2016 Colombian plebiscite for the peace agreement. Ms. Silva Aya’s research (her honors thesis), entitled “Peace vs. Land? Understanding the 2016 Colombian Plebiscite,” was completed under the supervision of Dr. Pablo Policzer.