Contributors

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nora_lustig's picture
Nora Lustig nora_lustig Nora Lustig is Samuel Z. Stone Professor of Latin American Economics and director of the Commitment to Equity Institute, Tulane University, and nonresident fellow at the Center for Global Development and the Inter-American Dialogue.
Odette Casamayor-Cisneros's picture
Odette Casamayor Odette Casamayo... Cuban-born scholar and writer Odette Casamayor-Cisneros is Associate Professor at the University of Connecticut, and holds the 2015 Wilbur Marvin Visiting Scholarship at the Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University. She is the author of the book Utopia, distopía e ingravidez: reconfiguraciones cosmológicas en la narrativa post-soviética cubana (Iberoamericana/Vervuert, 2013). Casamayor is currently working on her new book On Being Blacks: Challenging the Hegemonic Knowledge Through Racial Self-Identification Processes in post-Soviet Cuban Cultural Production.
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Pablo Bulcourf Pablo Alberto Profesor e investigador del Departamento de Ciencias Sociales de la Universidad Nacional de Quilmes (UNQ) y de la Facultad de Ciencias Sociales de la Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA). Se ha especializado en temas de historia y desarrollo de la ciencia política en América Latina y en la problemática de las políticas públicas comparadas, con énfasis en las políticas de seguridad pública.
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Pablo A. Stefanoni pablo stefanoni Doctor en Historia (FFyL-UBA). Miembro del Centro de Historia Intelectual -Universidad Nacional de Quilmes. Jefe de redacción de la revista Nueva Sociedad. Coautor de Debatir Bolivia. Perspectivas de un proceso de descolonización (Taurus, 2010) y de Los inconformistas del Centenario. Intelectuales, socialismo y nación en una Bolivia en crisis (1925-1939) (Plural, en prensa).
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Panoramas Team Panoramas_Team Panoramas is hosted by the University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Latin American Studies, a center within the University Center for International Studies. The idea of Panoramas was to create a space to foster academic discussion about Latin America. Panoramas accepts submissions of academic quality in various formats -written, video, audio, and photographic. We strongly encourage discussion amongst our readers and contributors. Webpage: http://www.panoramas.pitt.edu/
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Paul Ryer Paul Ryer Currently in the Department of Anthropology at the University of California, Riverside, Professor Ryer has conducted long-term research in Cuba--where he has been affiliated with the University of Havana--and in its diaspora, including research following Cuban-educated African students as they migrate again, forging new diasporas and fashioning hybridized homelands. Professor Ryer’s book, In Caribbean Waters: África, La Yuma, and the Imagined Geographies of Contemporary Cuba, is in production with Vanderbilt University Press; other publications, awards, and professional activities are listed on his faculty webpage. Webpage: http://anthropology.ucr.edu/people/faculty/ryer/index.html
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Paul W. Posner Dr. Paul W. Posner's current research focuses on democratization and political participation in Latin America. In particular, he is interested in the impact of economic globalization and related state reforms on social organization and collective action in Latin America. Current recent projects examine labor politics, the politics of social welfare resource distribution, the New Left and populism in Latin America, with specific focus on Chile, Ecuador and Venezuela. He teaches courses on Latin American politics, U.S. – Latin American relations, comparative environmental politics, and democratic theory.
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Pavel Vidal pavel_vidal Pavel Vidal is associate professor at the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Cali, Colombia. He previously worked at the Central Bank of Cuba. He has been a visiting researcher at Harvard University, Columbia University, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, University of Oslo, and Institute for Developing Economies (Japan External Trade Organization). Vidal has been a consultant to the World Bank, Inter-American Development Bank, Brookings Institution, and Atlantic Council. His areas of specialization include monetary policy and time-series econometric models.
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Peter M. M. Cummings Peter M. M. Cummings Peter M. M. Cummings studied political science at the University of Notre Dame, and conducted original fieldwork on student protests in Chile. Following his research on the protests, Peter worked at Tironi Asociados, a strategic communications firm in Chile, where his research focused on civic participation and community relations. Peter currently lives in Washington, DC. He supports national public health projects through social marketing research at FHI 360, and he serves as a bilingual tutor for the DC immigrant community at Carlos Rosario International Public Charter School.
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Peter Yehl PeterYehl Peter Yehl is a 2nd year Master of International Development student at the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh. He is also currently seeking a certificate in Latin American Social and Public Policy. Peter holds a B.A. in International Relations and Modern Languages from Duquesne University, and has previous work experience in India, El Salvador, Germany, Haiti and the Dominican Republic.

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