EDUARDO GALEANO (1940-2015) and the uncertain future of the public intellectual in Uruguay

Eduardo Galeano died at the age of 74 today. The coverage of his passing is currently dominating Uruguayan media. In national daily newspaper El País, there are mentions of his interactions with world leaders, reminders of his commentary on football, an announcement that his body will be on display in parliament tomorrow, and galleries of… Read More EDUARDO GALEANO (1940-2015) and the uncertain future of the public intellectual in Uruguay