Born and raised in Puerto Rico, the owner of this blog has a PhD in political science from the University at Albany and spent a combined 6 years teaching college-level introductions to Latin American politics as adjunct faculty in New York, Pennsylvania, and Ohio. He published book reviews in peer-reviewed US and Latin American academic journals, presented conference papers about Latin American politics at conferences organized by the Midwest Political Science Association and the Southwest Council of Latin American Studies, and participated as panel discussant at the 2013 meeting of the Latin American Studies Association. His main interest is the state of Latin American democracy analyzed from a political-philosophy viewpoint. He is fond of craft beer and the proud owner of a collection of baseball memorabilia he looks forward to bequeath to his son.

      Facebook      Twitter