The World Affairs Council of Orange County presents:

“On the Brink: The Current State of Latin American Politics”
with Dr. Kyle Longley

Please join us at Antonello Ristorante for a cocktail and hor d’eouvres social event. We are delighted to welcome Dr. Kyle Longley, Director of the War, Diplomacy, and Society Program & Professor of History at Chapman University, to deliver some informative words on the recent political shifts in Latin America. This event will have a Cash Bar. If you have concerns or require additional accommodation, please do not hesitate to contact us.

If you have any questions, please contact our office at or 949-354-3180.

Thursday, July 21, 2022
5:30 PM Reception with Cash Bar
6:30 PM Main Program with Hor D’oeuvres

Antonello Ristorante
3800 S Plaza Dr
Santa Ana, CA, 92704

Early Bird Registration!
Register BEFORE Friday, July 15 for a $10 discount off the prices below:
Members: $45
Non-Members: $50
(includes hor d’eouvres and cash bar)

COVID-19 Protocols:
Proof of vaccination or 24-hour negative test will be required at the door. Masks are optional

Speaker Bio:
Kyle Longley is the Director of the War, Diplomacy, and Society Program and professor of history at Chapman University, recently joining the faculty after more than two decades at Arizona State University. He specializes in U.S. military history, U.S. foreign relations, and modern American politics. He is the author or editor of nine books on topics ranging from U.S.-Latin American relations to southern politics and the American presidency. His works on Latin American relations including: In the Eagle’s Shadow: The United States and Latin America (2nd edition, 2013) and The Sparrow and the Hawk: Costa Rica and the United States during the Rise of Jose Figueres. His most recent works include the prize winning, The Morenci Marines: A Tale of a Small Town and the Vietnam War, Grunts: The American Combat Soldier in Vietnam, LBJ’s 1968: Power, Politics, and the Presidency in America’s Year of Upheaval, and In Harm’s Way: A History of the American Military Experience. He also is a prize-winning teacher, receiving the Centennial Professorship for outstanding teaching by the Associated Students of Arizona State University and the Zebulon Pearce Award for outstanding professor in the Humanities at ASU.