Apr 27

Foro Latinoamericano 2013

"From ALBA to Damascus: Explaining Chávez's Foreign Policy" - Javier Corrales Third in the Series of talks for the Foro.

Saturday, April 27th, 2013
10:30 – 11:30 am / Gould Library Athenaeum

Javier Corrales is professor of Political Science at Amherst College in Amherst, Massachusetts. He is the co-author of Dragon in the Tropics:  Hugo Chávez and the Political Economy of Revolution in Venezuela (Brookings Institution Press, 2011), the co-editor of The Politics of Sexuality in Latin America:  A Reader on GLBT Rights (University of Pittsburgh Press 2010), and author of Presidents Without Parties: the Politics of Economic Reform in Argentina and Venezuela in the 1990s (Penn State University Press 2002). His research has been published in academic journals such as Comparative Politics, World Development, Political Science Quarterly, International Studies Quarterly, World Policy Journal, Latin American Politics and Society, Journal of Democracy, Latin American Research ReviewStudies in Comparative International Studies, Current History, and Foreign Policy. Prof. Corrales is working on a book manuscript on constitutional reforms in Latin America.

Sponsored by Latin American Studies. Contact: Mary Tatge, x4252