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Hugo Goeury
Institution: The Graduate Center, CUNY
Program: Sociology

Degrees/Diplomas: B.A. Political Science, Université Libre de Bruxelles; M.A. Population and Development Studies, Université Libre de Bruxelles; MSc. Latin American Politics, University College London

Research Interests: Latin America, social control, discourse analysis, poverty and inequality, hegemony and ideology, public policies, neoliberalism

Hugo Goeury received his MA in Population and Development Studies from the Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB). Based on a four-month field research in La Havana, his dissertation studied the impact of urban agriculture on food security. He then completed an MSc in Latin American Politics at the University College London (UCL), focusing on the evolution of the official memory promoted by successive Argentine governments towards the military dictatorship of 1976-1983. Following graduation, he worked for about a year in the research department of the Centro de Estudios Legales y Sociales (CELS) in Buenos Aires. Hugo is currently enrolled in the PhD Sociology program at The Graduate Center, CUNY. His research interests include issues of social control, State transformation, ideology and neoliberalism and inequalities in the Latin American context.