A Memoir About the Future

Ricardo Lagos 

September 13, 2012

Ricardo Lagos, "A Memoir About the Future"

Event Description

In The Southern Tiger, Ricardo Lagos’ memoir, he chronicles Chile's journey from terror and repression to a thriving open society, and from crushing poverty to one of the most prosperous nations in Latin America.


Ricardo Lagos was president of Chile from 2000-06. Since that time he has served as UN Special Envoy for Climate Change and is currently president of the Fundación Democracia and Desarrollo. His memoir, The Southern Tiger: Chile’s Fight for a Democratic and Prosperous Future, was published in in 2012.


Co-sponsored with the Berkeley Law School.

More Information

Read "A Memoir About the Future," an article by Ernesto Muñoz-Lamartine for the Fall 2012 Berkeley Review

Highlights from Ricardo Lagos

Highlights from Ricardo Lagos, "A Memoir About the Future: