Integrating diplomatic, political and cultural history, Eric Zolov examines Mexican internationalism during a pivotal moment in the Global Cold War, when the possibilities for a reconfiguration of geopolitical alignments and revolutionary transformations in global capitalism seemed real if not imminent. At the same time, he looks beyond the impact of the Cuban revolution to gain a broader perspective on the multitudinous, transnational forces that shaped Mexican political subjectivities during this period and beyond. .
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|Professor Eric Zolov is Professor of History and former Director of Latin American & Caribbean Studies at Stony Brook University. The author of Refried Elvis: The Rise of the Mexican Counterculture (1999), he has published widely on popular culture, twentieth-century Mexico, and U.S.-Latin American relations. He is currently finishing a co-authored book on the 2019 social uprising in Chile interpreted through the lens of protest graphics.|