Amherst Association of South Florida

Invites you to attend

Damaged Beyond Repair?
U.S.-Venezuela Relations

A Conversation with:
U.S. Ambassador Patrick Duddy (Ret.) and Dr. Javier Corrales, Amherst College

Thursday, September 26, 2013
6:00 p.m.

Latin American and Caribbean Center
FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Room CBC 232

To RSVP, please click here or call (305) 348-2894.

Latin American and Caribbean Center Director Frank Mora will moderate an open discussion between these two experts who will offer their views on whether Presidents Obama and Maduro can, or will, identify common interests as grounds for reapproximation after 14years of the Bolivarian Revolution.

Ambassador Patrick Duddy, former U.S. Ambassador to Venezuela, was expelled by President Hugo Chavez on September 11, 2008, and reinstated for the term 2009-2010.  He is currently Visiting Senior Lecturer at Duke University's Center for International Studies and the Fuqua School of Business.

Javier Corrales is the John E. Kirkpatrick 1951 Professor of Political Science at Amherst College.  He is a frequent invited expert on broadcast media and is the published author of numerous works on Venezuelan politics.

This event is sponsored by the Latin American and Caribbean Center, F.I.U.
It is free and open to the public.

Driving Directions and parking information provided on the RSVP link.

Thu, 09/26/2013 - 18:00