Prof. Kevin Parthenay: “The Romanticism of Latin America”

Latin America is a continent of writers, of passion, and of revolutions. But that’s not all! In his class “International Relations in Latin America”, Kevin Parthenay invites students on the Poitiers campus to take up a new perspective of this continent that, far from taking a back seat, is at the heart of many global dynamics. 

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Kevin Parthenay is a Lecturer of political science at the University of Tours and an adjunct researcher at the OPALC/Sciences Po. He is a member of the IRJI at the University of Tours. A specialist in Latin America, his research focuses on the sociology of comparative regionalism (he has published A Political Sociology of Regionalisms, Palgrave Macmillan 2019), analysis of Latin American foreign policy and democracy in Central America. Since 2019 he has collaborated with the CERI to coordinate an international research project on human resources in regional organisations. At Sciences Po, he teaches courses on International Relations in Latin America and French Foreign Policy in Latin America on the Poitiers campus. In 2020 his book on political crises in Latin America (2009-2019) is being published by Armand Colin.

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