Monday, November 12, 2018
Lecture: Venezuela at a Critical Juncture: Challenges from Within and Without
Universidad de Oriente
Steve Ellner has been a professor at the Universidad de Oriente in Venezuela since 1977. Since the Bolivarian Revolution began in 1998, he has become one of the movement’s most prolific defenders and analysts in the English language. He is the author of numerous books and journal articles on Venezuelan history and politics, specifically in the area of political parties and organized labor. In addition, Ellner was a frequent contributor to Commonweal magazine beginning in the 1980s and more recently In These Times and NACLA Report on the Americas and has written op-ed articles in the New York Times and the Los Angeles Times. He frequently lectures on Venezuelan and Latin American political developments in the U.S. and elsewhere.
Light lunch will be served.
Free and open to the public.
Co-organized by the Center for Latin American Studies and the Chicago Center on Democracy
Date: Monday, November 12, 2018
Time: 12 – 1:20pm CST