The Council on Southeast Asia Studies and the Filipino Club at Yale present:
Lisandro E. Claudio, Associate Professor, Department of History, De La Salle University. “How do populists govern? Lessons from Rodrigo Duterte’s Philippines.”
Lisandro E. Claudio’s latest book is “Liberalism and the Postcolony: Thinking the State in 20th-Century Philippines” (NUS, Kyoto, and Ateneo Press). Nicole Curato (@NicoleCurato) is an Australian Research Council Fellow at the Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance at the University of Canberra. Her work on Philippine politics and society has been published in Journal of Contemporary Asia, International Political Science Review, and Qualitative Inquiry, among others. She is an Associate Editor of Political Studies, former editor of the Philippine Sociological Review, and editor of “A Duterte Reader: Critical Essays on Rodrigo Duterte’s Early Presidency” (Ateneo de Manila University Press and Cornell University Press, 2017).