And now, Che is back. He's back in the movies, back in popular culture and imagination, and interestingly, he's back at a time when the word "imperialism" is in vogue again. But what does Che mean this time?
Hear about the surprising return of Che Guevara.
James Hoberman, film critic for the Village Voice. His piece "Ernesto Goes to the Movies" appeared in the October issue of The American Prospect magazine.
Jay Cantor, author of "The Death of Che Guevara" and professor of English at Tufts University.
Carlos Riobo, assistant professor of Spanish and Latin American Studies at Barnard College.
This program aired on October 7, 2004.