LABOR Book Symposium 2019: Steve Striffler's Solidarity: Latin America and the US Left in the Era of Human Rights

The Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor at Georgetown University would like to invite you to the LABOR: Studies in Working-Class History2019 Book Symposium where we will discuss Steve Striffler’s Solidarity: Latin America and the US Left in the Era of Human Rights.


How and why has solidarity with Latin America changed over time?  What are the political strengths and weaknesses of the solidarity impulse?  And how has solidarity shaped the US left?  


A distinguished panel of commentators will discuss Solidaritywith author Steve Striffler.


Bryan McCann, Professor of History, Georgetown University


Nancy Raquel Mirabal, Associate Professor of History and Director of U.S. Latina/o Studies Program, University of Maryland, College Park


Janet Shenk, Former Co-Director, North American Congress on Latin America


Eric Arnesen, Professor of History, George Washington University

Friday, October 4, 2019 at 1:00pm to 3:30pm

ICC Auditorium, 450
37th and O St., N.W., Washington

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Special Events, Community, Research


Students, Faculty/Staff, Alumni, Public


Georgetown College, History, Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor, The




Steve Striffler

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