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Podcast  María Teresa Romero: The Radicalization of Venezuelan Foreign Policy

As part of the Venezuela from the Neutral Ground symposium held at Tulane University New Orleans on January 28, 2011, María Teresa Romero presented her…  read more

Podcast  Eugenio Hernández Bretón: The Government's (Tense) Relationship with the Academic & Professional Sectors

As part of the Venezuela from the Neutral Ground symposium held at Tulane University New Orleans on January 28, 2011, Eugenio Hernández Bretón presented his…  read more

Podcast  Noam Lupu: The Changing Chavista Electoral Coalition

As part of the Venezuela from the Neutral Ground symposium held at Tulane University New Orleans on January 28, 2011, Noam Lupu presented his paper…  read more

Podcast  Michael Albertus: A Revolution for Whom? Measuring Political Bias in the Venezuela Land Reform Using Maisanta

As part of the Venezuela from the Neutral Ground symposium held at Tulane University New Orleans on January 28, 2011, Michael Albertus presented his paper…  read more

Podcast  Jennifer McCoy: Role of the Media in a Polarized Society

As part of the Venezuela from the Neutral Ground symposium held at Tulane University New Orleans on January 28, 2011, Jennifer McCoy presented her paper…  read more

Podcast  Margarita López Maya: Venezuela's Populism and Its Tendencies

As part of the Venezuela from the Neutral Ground symposium held at Tulane University New Orleans on January 28, 2011, Margarita López Maya presented her…  read more

Podcast  Manuel Alcántara: Venezuela's 2010 Legislative Elections in Comparative Perspective

As part of the Venezuela from the Neutral Ground symposium held at Tulane University New Orleans on January 28, 2011, Manuel Alcántara presented his paper…  read more

Podcast  Ángel Álvarez: Electoral Authoritarianism and Dilemmas of the Opposition Parties

As part of the Venezuela from the Neutral Ground symposium held at Tulane University New Orleans on January 28, 2011, Ángel Álvarez presented his paper…  read more

Podcast  Daniel Levine: The Logic of Bolivarian Democracy in Venezuela

As part of the Venezuela from the Neutral Ground symposium held at Tulane University New Orleans on January 28, 2011, Daniel Levine presented his paper…  read more

Podcast  Steve Ellner: The Models of Radical Democracy and Social-Based Democracy

As part of the Venezuela from the Neutral Ground symposium held at Tulane University New Orleans on January 28, 2011, Steve Ellner presented his paper…  read more

Podcast  Water Law in the US & Brazil - Romulo Sampaio

Lecture by Romulo Sampaio, sponsored by the Center for Inter-American Policy and Research and the Law School’s Payson Center for International Development. Water Law in…  read more

Podcast  Citizen Perspectives on Democracy - Mitch Seligson

Nov 16, 2010 Citizens Perspectives on Democracy: A View from the AmericasBarometer Surveys 2010 A podcast of the lecture by Mitch Seligson, sponsored by CIPR.…  read more

Podcast  Michelle Taylor Robinson's "Not Tokens Anymore..."

Nov 5, 2010 Not Tokens Anymore: A Study of Presidential Cabinets with Particular Attention to Gender A podcast of the lecture by Michelle Taylor Robinson,…  read more

Podcast  Carol Graham's "Happiness Around the World" Lecture

Oct 22, 2010 Happiness Around the World: The Paradox of Happy Peasants and Miserable Millionaires. A podcast of the lecture by Carol Graham, sponsored by…  read more

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Latin American Writers Series: Alberto Barrera Tyszka

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Ecuadorian writer and Tulane Visiting Scholar Gabriela Alemán interviews Venezuelan writer Alberto Barrera Tyszka about his life, interests, and influences. Their discussion will be followed by an open Q&A and an informal reception. This event will be held in Spanish.

About the Latin American Writers Series

This series brings together Latin America’s most representative creative voices and the editorial entrepreneurs that publish them. By way of interviews conducted by renowned Ecuadorian writer Gabriela Alemán and presentations of various editorial missions, the guests will shed light on a literary world shaped by the contemporary issues of the continent. Moving forward, their conversations will comprise the centerpiece of a digital archive that introduces their ideas to a global audience.

Este serie reúne a los autores más representativos de la escritura continental y los editores que los publican. A través de entrevistas con la reconocida escritora ecuatoriana Gabriela Alemán y presentaciones de proyectos editoriales, los invitados explorarán los vínculos entre el mundo literario y la realidad continental. Sus conversaciones se convertirán después en el eje de un archivo digital que busca llevar estas ideas a un público global.

About the Author

Born in Caracas, Alberto Barrera Tyszka has published over a dozen works of poetry, short story, chronicle, novel, and biography. His most recent publications include the novels Patria o Muerte (2015) and Rating (2011), the poetic anthology La inquietud (2013), the collection of chronicles Un país a la semana (2013), and the short story collection Crímenes (2009). In 2005, he collaborated with Cristina Marcano to write the definitive biography of Hugo Chávez, Hugo Chávez sin uniforme: una historia personal (2005). Patria o muerte won the 2015 Premio Tusquets de Novela, and his novel La enfermedad, translated into English as The Sickness (2010), received the 2006 Herralde Award. Barrera also writes for television and has scripted soap operas for Venezuelan, Mexican, Colombian, and Argentinian networks.