Date: 5:00pm EDT March 29, 2016
Peace in Colombia: An End to the World’s Longest War?
Harvey F. Kline is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at the University of Alabama. He is the author of numerous books (nine of them on Colombia) including Colombia: Democracy Under Assault, A Concise Introduction to Latin American Politics and Development, Historical Dictionary of Colombia, Showing Teeth to the Dragons: State-Building by Colombian President Álvaro Uribe Vélez, 2002-2006, and Chronicle of a Failure Foretold: The Peace Process of Colombian President Andrés Pastrana, among others. His latest book, Fighting Monsters in the Abyss: The Second Administration of Colombian President Alvaro Uribe Velez, was published with University of Alabama Press in 2015. He has taught at the Universidad de los Andes in Bogotá with grants from the Fulbright-Hayes Commission.