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Round Table “Self-defense and Guns Possession in the US”

Presentation of Tribuna Norteamericana nº29 "Self-defense and Guns Possession in the US"

On the occasion of the presentation of the Tribuna Norteamericana Nº 29, Instituto Franklin-UAH organizes this round table to discuss an issue that causes global concern: guns possession.

Place: Casa de América. Plaza de la Cibeles, 2 (28014) Madrid.

Date: Thursday, June 20, 2019.

Time: 18:30.

Registration: Free registration up to capacity.

Welcoming Remarks

  • Antonio Pérez-Hernández, General Director of the Casa de América (@casamerica).
  • Manuel Mª Lejarreta, Secretary General of the Fundación Consejo España-Estados Unidos (@FundConEspEEUU).
  • José Antonio Gurpegui, Professor of American Studies at the University of Alcalá (@IB_Franklin).


  • Jesús Núñez, Co-director of the IECAH (@SusoNunez).
  • Carlos Hernández Echevarría, Journalist for La Sexta (@carlos_hem).
  • Alissa Gildemann, Teach & Learn in Spain program assistant (@gildewaamp).


  • Cristina Crespo, General Coordinator of the Instituto Franklin-UAH (@criscrespop).


Collaboration: Fundación Consejo España-EE.UU.

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