Madison Committee on Foreign Relations: March - Virtual Tue, Mar 22, 2022

Bolsonaro's Brazil

with Dr. Smith

Amy Erica Smith is an associate professor of political science as well as a Liberal Arts and Sciences Dean’s Professor at Iowa State University. In 2014, she was a Fulbright post-doctoral student in Brazil. In the 2020-22 academic years, she is an Andrew Carnegie Fellow. Her research examines citizenship, democracy, and religion, with a primary focus on Latin America, and especially Brazil. She is author of Religion and Brazilian Democracy: Mobilizing the People of God (2019, Cambridge University Press), as well as many articles in academic outlets and public media.

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