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Personal details
Name Professor Matthew Brown
Job title Professor in Latin American History
Department Department of Hispanic, Portuguese and Latin American Studies University of Bristol
Personal web page http://www.bris.ac.uk/sml/people/matthew-d-brown/index.html
Work contact details
Email address
 
Telephone number work(0117) 331 7002
Qualifications MA(Edin), PhD(Lond)
Professional details
Membership of professional bodies Society for Latin American Studies
Royal Historical Society
Keywords Colombia
Venezuela
Cycling
Latin America
politics
history
Sport
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Areas of expertise My 2014 book 'From Frontiers to Football: An Alternative History of Latin America' analyses Latin America's relationship with the rest of the world since 1800.

I have published widely on the histories of Colombia, Venezuela, Peru and Brazil.

My current research projects include the history of sport in South America, the peace process in Colombia, and innovations in digital storytelling.
Languages (other than English)
Spanish spoken    written
Media experience Regular contributor to BBC on sport in Latin America.

Regular radio/TV interviews on Venezuelan history and politics.