Well known Mexican historian Elisa Servín presents her analysis of Mexico’s July 1, 2012 Presidential election. A researcher at the National Institute of Anthropology and History in Mexico City, Servín has authored several books on political conflict and change in Mexico, among them Ruptura y oposición. The video of her talk can be viewed at http://vimeo.com/45610922
The historical basis of the talk is found in her essay “Another Turn of the Screw” in Cycles of Conflict, Centuries of Change: Crisis, Reform, and Revolution in Mexico, Elisa Servín, Leticia Reina, & John Tutino, eds. (Duke University Press, 2007).