Tuesday Seminar Series: "Intelectuales, poder y archivos secretos en México. El caso Octavio Paz."*


Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 12:00pm to 2:00pm


CGIS South S-250, 1730 Cambridge St.

*Presentation in Spanish

Speaker: Jacinto Rodriguez, Madero/Fundación México Visiting Scholar, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University


Jacinto Rodriguez is a Mexican researcher, writer and journalist. He is the Founder and Editorial Sub-director of the magazine Emeequis; member of the seminar on violence and peace from the COLMEX and member of the collective security analysis with democracy civil association. His previous projects have explored Intellectuals, Press and Power; Freedom of Expression; the Student Movement of 1968; Devices of Intelligence-Dirty War and Access of Historic Files. During the last 15 years he has published several works including: The Other Secret War: The Prohibited Files of the Press and the Power; 1968, All the Culprits, and The Secret Payrolls of Government. He has previously been a Tinker Visiting Professor and Mexican Center Research Associate at the  University of Texas at Austin.