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An Informal Conversation with Brian Winter

April 18, 2019  |  12:00 - 1:00 pm  |  SRH 3.214

On Thursday, April 18, the Strauss Center welcomes Brian Winter, editor-in-chief of Americas Quarterly and a UT Austin alum, who will be on campus to host an informal chat with students and faculty about Latin America and Latin America-focused journalism. There will be a lightly catered lunch.

Space is limited, so please RSVP to Stephanie Leutert (


Brian Winter is editor-in-chief of Americas Quarterly and the vice president for policy at Americas Society/Council of the Americas. Previously, he spent a decade living in Latin America as a journalist for Reuters, based in São Paulo, Buenos Aires and Mexico City. He is the author or co-author of four books including Why Soccer Matters, a New York Times bestseller he wrote with Brazilian soccer legend Pelé; The Accidental President of Brazil, co-authored with President Fernando Henrique Cardoso; No Lost Causes, with President Álvaro Uribe; and Long After Midnight, a memoir about his time in Argentina.


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