Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies
Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

Lecture: "Crony Capitalism in Revolutionary Mexico: William Jenkins, Symbiotic Imperatives, and Symbiotic Convenience"

Thu, October 12, 2017 | GAR 4.100

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Historian and journalist Andrew Paxman (CIDE, Mexico City) will present a talk based on his new book Jenkins of Mexico: How a Southern Farm Boy Became a Mexican Magnate (Oxford University Press, May 2017). Dr. Paxman, who earned his PhD in Latin American history in 2009 at The University of Texas at Austin, is the co-author of El Tigre: Emilio Azcárraga y su imperio Televisa, a biography of the Mexican media mogul Emilio Azcárraga Milmo.

For more information, contact Courtney Meador or visit Institute for Historical Studies.


Co-sponsored by the Institute for Historical Studies in the Department of History, Latin American Distinguished Speaker Series, and LLILAS Benson Latin American Studies and Collections.

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