DRCLAS Cuba Studies Program: "Voices of the Emerging Non-State Sector in Cuba"


Friday, April 8, 2016, 12:00pm


CGIS S-030, 1730 Cambridge St.

Roundtable discussion with Carmelo Mesa Lago, Roberto Veiga, and Lenier González

Carmelo Mesa-Lago is Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Economics and Latin American Studies at the University of Pittsburgh and a visiting professor. He is a former president of the Latin American Studies Association and a member of the editorial boards of six academic journals. He was awarded the International Labor Organization Prize on Decent Work shared with Nelson Mandela.

Roberto Veiga and Lenier González are the founders of Cuba Posible, an online magazine and research organization that aims to spark dialogue among different factions in Cuba and promote a future of peace and cooperation. González and Veiga were previously the editors of Espacio Laical, the Cuban Catholic magazine.

 This presentation will be partially conducted in Spanish.

Visit our website or contact Erin Goodman (egoodman@fas.harvard.edu) for more information.

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