Luis Roniger (Wake Forest University) and Saúl Sosnowski (University of Maryland) discussed their book, “Exile, Diaspora and Return,” which explores how Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay have been affected by post-exilic relocations, transnational migrant displacements and diasporas. The authors addressed how diasporic experiences and the impact of returnees on the public life, culture, institutions and development of post-authoritarian politics in the Southern Cone of the Americas.