Tuesday Seminar Series: Rebel Mother: My Childhood Chasing the Revolution

Date: 

Tuesday, September 12, 2017, 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CGIS South, S250, 1730 Cambridge Street

Speaker: Peter Andreas, John Hay Professor of International Studies, Brown University

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Peter Andreas will discuss his new book, a political memoir described by the New York Times as "thoroughly engrossing," about his childhood on the run in South America with his Mennonite-turned-Marxist mother.

Peter Andreas is the John Hay Professor of International Studies at Brown University, where he holds a joint appointment between the department of political science and the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs. Andreas has published ten books, and has also written for a wide range of publications, such as Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, The Nation, Slate, Harpers, Washington Post, and the New York Times.

Moderator: Steven Levitsky, Professor of Government, Harvard University