Global History Workshop - James Brennan

Global History Workshop
Event date: 
November 20, 2019 -
12:00pm to 1:20pm
James Brennan
University of California - Riverside
Seminar Series: 
Global History Workshop
Co-Sponsored by: 
Program in Latin American Studies and Latin American and Carribean Workshop

Talk Title to be Announced

James Brennan, University of California - Riverside

This workshop is open to the public and a light lunch will be provided. To attend, email Pablo Pryluka at There is no pre-circulated paper for this workshop.

James Brennan specializes in modern Latin American history. Among his interests are industry and labor, the political economy of Latin American populism, the Latin American left, political violence, human rights, twentieth-century revolution and the history of capitalism. Brennan taught at Harvard and Georgetown before joining the faculty at UCR in 1996. Brennan is the author of three books and the editor of two others as well as having published a number of journal articles and book chapters. He has held postdoctoral fellowships from the Tinker Foundation, the Social Science Research Council, the Fulbright Commission, and was a recipient of the University of California President's Research Fellowship in the Humanities, 1999-2000. He was awarded a research fellowship for 2010-2011 from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and during the 2011-12 academic year he was a visiting fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington D.C.

Pablo Pryluka
Area of Interest: 
Economic History
Political History
Latin America and the Caribbean
20th Century