This weekly discussion group will consider the broader issues that underlie current events. A moderator proposes topics, may suggest relevant readings, and guides the discussion. Come hear what others are thinking and voice your own opinion. Space is limited.
The group will meet on Thursdays, September 19, 26, October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 14, 21.
Mark Szuchman took his doctorate in Latin American history at the University of Texas, Austin. He has been a professor in the departments of history at the University of Miami, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the National University of Uruguay, and is professor emeritus at Florida International University. His publications – five books and over forty articles – focus on Argentina, urban and family history in Spanish America. He has been the recipient of grants from the Fulbright Program, the Social Science Research Council, and the National Endowment for the Humanities, among others.