Brian Latell, Ph.D., Latin America, Caribbean Expert
Brian Latell has been a Latin America and Caribbean specialist for more than four decades. During his 35 years of service in the CIA and the National Intelligence Council he advised White House and other ranking American officials and members of Congress on Latin American developments. He teaches, lectures, consults, and writes, especially on Cuba, and has frequently advised US and foreign government policy making organizations and leaders.
He writes a monthly column --The Latell Report-- on Cuba and teaches as an adjunct professor in Political Science. He is most recently the author of After Fidel: The Inside Story of Castro’s Regime and Cuba’s Next Leader and a newer, expanded paperback edition, After Fidel: Raul Castro and the Future of Cuba’s Revolution.
Dr. Latell has written extensively on Latin American and foreign intelligence subjects for many years, and has published opinion and feature articles in the Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Miami Herald, Time, New York Daily News, the Washington Quarterly, and other major publications in North America, Europe, and Latin America.
Dr. Latell is scheduled to sail on the following voyage(s) (subject to change):