IHS Workshop: "What Global Capitalism Leaves to the Nation: Coca-Cola, Latin America, and the United States" by Dr. Julio Moreno, University of San Francisco
Mon, October 26, 2009 • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM • GAR 4.100
A workshop presented by Dr. Julio Moreno, Associate Professor, University of San Francisco, and Institute for Historical Studies Fellow.
Open to the public. RSVP required. To reserve your lunch and receive a copy of the pre-circulated paper, please e-mail Courtney Meador by 9 a.m., Friday, Oct. 23.
Moreno is associate professor of history and co-director of the Center for Latino Studies in the Americas, and program coordinator of Latin American Studies at the University of San Francisco.
A specialist in modern Mexican history as well as the social and cultural history of Latin America, his book Yankee Don't Go Home! Mexican Nationalism, American Business Culture, and the Shaping of Modern Mexico, 1920-1950 (University of North Carolina Press, 2003) examines American business in mid-20th century Latin America.
He is currently writing two books: one looks at the fascinating history of Coca-Cola in Latin America and the other deciphers the nature of American business and diplomacy in Latin America during the Cold War.
Responder: Antony G. Hopkins, Professor and Walter Prescott Webb Chair of History