4:00 pm EST - 5:30 pm EST

Past Event

The Cuba Wars: Fidel Castro, the United States and the Next Revolution

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

4:00 pm - 5:30 pm EST

The Brookings Institution
Saul/Zilkha Rooms

1775 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

On November 25, the Brookings Institution and the Inter-American Dialogue will host Dan Erikson, Inter-American Dialogue’s senior associate for U.S. policy, for a discussion of his new book, The Cuba Wars: Fidel Castro, the United States, and the Next Revolution.

A distinguished panel of experts will join Erikson for a discussion of the key findings of his book, including Brookings Visiting Fellow Vicki Huddleston, former head of the U.S. Interests Section in Havana, and Mark Falcoff, scholar emeritus at the American Enterprise Institute and author of Cuba the Morning After: Confronting Castro’s Legacy (AEI Press, 2003).

Peter Hakim, president of the Inter-American Dialogue will provide introductory remarks. Carlos Pascual, vice president and director of Foreign Policy at Brookings will moderate the discussion. After the program, the panelists will take audience questions. A reception will follow, with books available for sale