Venezuela: Crisis and Opportunity

The Latin American and Caribbean Studies Program, the Department of Economics, and the Department of History present Venezuela: Crisis and Opportunity, a presentation by Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher. Dr. George Ciccariello-Maher is a political theorist and activist with extensive research experience inside of Venezuela.  Among his recent publications are:  We Created Chávez: A People's History of the Venezuelan Revolution (Duke U. Press, 2013), which is a "bottom-up" analysis of the bases of support for the Chavista movement;  Building the Commune: Radical Democracy in Venezuela (Verso, 2016) that deals with the emergence and trials of new institutions of direct democracy and production in Venezuela;  Decolonizing Dialectics (Duke U. Press, 2017), a theoretical intervention, tracing the role of three antidialectical thinkers--Sorel, Fanon, and Dussel--"that parallels that logic with the unfolding of the Venezuelan revolution.

 

Date: Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Time: 4:30-6:00 p.m.

Location: Breslin Hall 216

 

 

Refreshments will be served!

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Cost:

Free

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Location:

Breslin Hall
Breslin Hall
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
USA


Contact:

benita sampedro

Phone: 516463 4521

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