Dr. Carlos Alzugaray, Professor at the Center for Hemispheric and United States Studies (CEHSEU), University of Havana.Chair: Dr Stephen Wilkinson, International Institute for the Study of Cuba delivers a conferenceon the 50th anniversary of the October missile crisis in which the United States and the USSR brought the world to the brink of mass destruction.
The IISC and the Institute for the Studies of the Americas presents a public lecture by the esteemed Cuban expert in international affairs, Professor Carlos Alzugaray Treto.
16 October 2012, 18:00 – 20:30
Event Type:SeminarVenue:Room 349 (3rd floor)Venue Details:
Senate House, South Block
London WC1E 7HU
In this presentation Professor Alzugaray will analyse the antecedents of the Crisis and answer the question: Was it simply another Cold War crisis or the result of an asymmetric confrontation between a big power and a small nation?
Wine reception to follow
To register, email
0207 862 8871