NACLA People


Cos Tollerson, Web Editor

Cos is a History PhD student at NYU, focusing on Modern Brazil and the transnational history of the Cold War in Latin America. He received a BA in History from Brown University, and previously worked as an Editorial Intern at The Nation and as a Researcher at Rolling Stone.

Nicki Fleischner, Graduate Intern

Nicki is a Henry MacCracken Fellow at New York University, where she is earning a masters degree in Global Journalism and Latin American Studies. She has studied and worked as an English and Spanish instructor in Cuba, Colombia and the Dominican Republic, and is currently a staff writer at the Latin American News Dispatch.

Sam Kellogg, Social Media Intern

Sam holds a B.A. from Lewis & Clark College where he studied sociology, anthropology, and Spanish with a focus on Latin American cyberactivism and new media. His thesis approached the rise of Cuban blogger communities from a cyborg anthropological perspective, examining the construction of narrative and autonomy in transnational activist networks. 

Board of Directors

Thomas Kruse, Co-Chair Program Director, Rockefeller Brothers Fund

Roque Planas, Co-Chair Associate Editor, Huffington Post

Pierre LaRamée Executive Director, Medical Education Cooperation with Cuba (MEDICC)

Marcial Godoy-Anativia Managing Director, Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics

Jill Lane Director, NYU Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)

Stuart Rockefeller Instructor, Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race, Columbia University

Christy Thornton PhD Candidate, New York University

Steve Volk Chair, Latin American Studies, Oberlin College

Editorial Committee

Greg Grandin, Executive Editor Professor of History, New York University

Nicole Fabricant, Professor, Towson University

Marcial Godoy-Anativia Managing Director, NYU Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics

Alfonso Gonzalez Professor, Univeristy of Texas, Austin

John L. Hammond Professor, Hunter College CUNY

Judith Adler Hellman Professor, York University

Pablo Morales Associate Editor, NACLA

Deborah Poole Professor, Johns Hopkins University

Seemin Qayum Independent Researcher and Consultant

Fred Rosen Contributing Editor, NACLA

Marina Sitrin Postdoctoral Fellow, CUNY Graduate Center


Contributing Editors

Kyle Barron

Dan Beeton

Nicole Fabricant

Linda Farthing

Kaelyn Forde

Bret Gustafson

Judy Hellman

John Lindsay-Poland

Todd Miller

Ed Morales

Mario Murillo

Joseph Nevins

Urayoán Noel

Paco de Onís

Fred Rosen

Cinthya Santos Briones

Cinema Tropical

Alejandro Velasco

Kirsten Weld

Anna Wilking

Pamela Yates