Cuba in the Post-Fidel and Trump Era: Roundtable with FIU faculty experts

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, GC 150

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Ruth K. and Shepard Broad Distinguished Lecture Series
Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs

Cuba in the Post-Fidel and Trump Era

Roundtable with FIU faculty experts on International Impacts of Castro’s Death
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 | 10AM - 12 PM | FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus | GC 150

Join the Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs for the second in a series of roundtable discussions on Cuba in the Post-Fidel and Trump Era.

This session will focus on how Castro's death will impact Cuba's relationships with the rest of the world, including Latin America and the U.S., particularly how a Trump presidency will affect diplomatic relations with the island nation.

Faculty experts include:

  • Eduardo Gamarra, professor, Department of Politics and International Relations and founder of the Latino Public Opinion Forum, the first university initiative in Florida to study the impact of Hispanic voters on U.S. politics
  • Frank Mora, director, Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center and former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for the Western Hemisphere
  • Brian Fonseca, director, Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy and technical expert on national security and foreign policy
  • Danielle Clealand, professor, Department of Politics and International Relations, whose research focuses on racial politics in Cuba, Latin America and the U.S.

This program is free and open to all students. For more information, call 305-348-7266.

Co-sponsored by:
Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center • Cuban Research Institute Jack D. Gordon Institute for Public Policy • Office of Global Learning Initiatives • FIU Honors College.