The former Foreign Minister of Mexico and renowned political scientist and writer discusses issues around immigration from Mexico to the U.S., as well as in a global context.
When: Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, 8 p.m.
Where: UCSB Campbell Hall, 574 Mesa Rd., Santa Barbara
Age limit: All ages
Former Foreign Minister of Mexico
Immigration in Global Perspective
FRI, FEB 22 / 8 PM / CAMPBELL HALL
Jorge Castañeda was Foreign Minister of Mexico from 2000 to 2003 and attempted to run for President of Mexico as an independent candidate in 2006. The renowned public intellectual, political scientist and prolific writer has focused on Latin American politics, comparative politics and U.S.-Latin American relations. Among his many books are a biography of Che Guevara and 2011’s Mañana Forever?: Mexico and the Mexicans. Castañeda will discuss issues around immigration from Mexico to the U.S., as well as in a global context.
Books will be available for purchase and signing
Event posted Dec. 18, 2012
Last updated Dec. 18, 2012