February 12, 2020 at 7:11 pm

Alumni News | Sebastian Hurtado-Torres Publishes ‘The Gathering Storm’

Ohio University alumnus Dr. Sebastian Hurtado Torres authored a new book, The Gathering Storm: Eduardo Frei’s Revolution in Liberty and Chile’s Cold War, with Cornell University Press.

book cover for The Gathering STorm: Eduardo Frei's Revolution in Liberty and Chile's Cold WarHurtado-Torres earned a Ph.D. in History  in 2017 from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. He also earned a Contemporary History Certificate, which helped prepare him for his work as an educator and researcher. His adviser was Dr. Patrick Barr-Melej, Professor of History.

Hurtado-Torres now teaches at Universidad Austral de Chile.

His book considers Chilean politics in the 1960s and looks at U.S. foreign relations in Chile during the Cold War.


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