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The son of Harry and Marjorie Pollitt (see separate entries), Brian Pollitt read economics at
Brian Pollitt first visited Cuba – which he has become strongly associated with - in December 1962 when, as President of the Cambridge Union Society, he was a member of the British delegation to celebrate the 4th anniversary of the Revolution on 1 January 1963.
He was engaged in fieldwork in
He was a fairly early loss to the organised Communist movement at some point in this period but he has maintained some connections, especially internationally.
Until 1996 he was Senior Lecturer in Latin American Studies at