The New York Latin American History Workshop (NYCLAHW) hosts the talk “Environmental Issues in Cuba under the Socialist Revolution” by scholar Reinaldo Funes.
Reinaldo Funes is an environmental historian and Coordinator of the Programa de Investigación Geohistórica at the Fundación Antonio Núñez Jiménez de la Naturaleza y el Hombre of Cuba. He is the author of From Rainforest to Cane Field in Cuba: An Environmental History Since 1492.
Discussions are based on pre-circulated papers prepared by each presenter. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to be placed on the mailing list to receive the papers, which are circulated one week prior to each meeting.
Sponsored by the Institute of Latin American Studies at Columbia University, the CUNY Graduate Center Doctoral Program in History, the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies at New York University, the SUNY-Stony Brook University History Department, the Committee on Historical Studies of the New School for Social Research, and the Embassy of Spain.
The event is free and open to the public. Photo ID required to enter building.