Past Updates

Past Updates

May 2018

Mexican Culture, 1920–1945 (Helen Delpar, Stephanie J. Smith)
The Reforma Period in Mexico (Paul Vanderwood, Robert Weis)

April 2018

Brazil – The Country of Football (Bernardo Buarque de Hollanda)
The Incas of the Andes (Susan Elizabeth Ramirez)

March 2018

The 1964 Military-Civilian Coup in Brazil (João Roberto Martins Filho), summary

February 2018

Latin American Marxism and the Atlantic (Andrés Estefane, Luis Thielemann)

January 2018

The Good Neighbor Policy (Max Paul Friedman)

December 2017

Music and Eastern Cuban Identity (Rebecca Bodenheimer)
The Spanish Caribbean, 1492-1550 (Ida Altman), summary

November 2017

October 2017

Cultural Institutions of the Brazilian Empire (Lilia Katri Moritz Schwarcz)
Gender and Sexuality in Brazil since Independence (Sueann Caulfield, Cristiana Schettini)
Mexican Telenovelas (O. Hugo Benavides)
Mexico's First Decades of Independence (Christon I. Archer, Stephen B. Neufeld)

September 2017

Lucha Libre (Stephen Allen)
The Caribbean Visual Palette (Patricia Mohammed)
The Mexican-American War (Irving W. Levinson)
Zoos in Latin America (Regina Horta Duarte)

August 2017

July 2017

Caste Wars in Yucatán (Michele McArdle Stephens)

June 2017

April 2017

March 2017

Juliet Barrett Rublee and Flame of Mexico (Elissa Rashkin, Isabel Arredondo)
Latin America in World War I (Friedrich E. Schuler)
Oil in the Andes (Stephen Cote)
Popular Religion in Colonial Brazil (Laura de Mello e Souza)

February 2017

January 2017

December 2016

Biography of a Colonial Document (Sylvia Sellers-García)
Eugenics in Latin America (Alexandra Minna Stern)

November 2016

September 2016

Exile in 19th-Century Haiti (Matthew J. Smith)
The Conquests of Peru (Christopher Heaney)

August 2016

Oil in the Andes (Stephen Cote), summary
Operation Pedro Pan (Anita Casavantes Bradford), summary
The Brazilian Military Regime, 1964–1985 (Marcos Napolitano), summary
The Drug Trade in Mexico (Aileen Teague)
The Mexico-United States War (Irving W. Levinson), summary
The Women of Guadalajara in Mexico's History (María Teresa Fernández Aceves)

July 2016

Disney Health Films in Mexico (María Rosa Gudiño Cejudo)

June 2016

May 2016

Architecture in Mexico City, 1940–1980 (Kathryn E. O’Rourke), summary
Chile and the Pacific World (Edward D. Melillo)
Music in Mexico City, 1880–1960 (Ricardo Pérez Montfort)
The Saamaka Maroons of Suriname (Richard Price, Sally Price), summary

April 2016

Atoms for Peace in Latin America (Gisela Mateos, Edna Suárez-Díaz)
Cuba's Second Golden Age of Popular Music, 1989–2005 (Raúl Fernandez, Anita Casavantes Bradford) (summary)
Eugenics in Latin America (Alexandra Minna Stern) (summary)
Latin American Environmental History (Christopher R. Boyer)
The 1965 Agrarian Revolt in Madera, Chihuahua (Elizabeth A. Henson) (summary)
The Caribbean Visual Palette (Patricia Mohammed) (summary)

March 2016

Alliance for Progress (Stephen G. Rabe)
Indigenismo (Estelle Tarica)
Women, Politics, and Media in Uruguay (Christine Ehrick) (summary)

February 2016

The Middle Class in Argentina, Ezequiel Adamovsky

January 2016

Biography of a Colonial Document (Sylvia Sellers-García) summary
Digital Resources: Audiovisual Social Research Laboratory (Felipe Morales Leal, Lourdes Roca) summary
Digital Resources: The Documented Border Project (Celeste González de Bustamante, Verónica Reyes-Escudero) summary

December 2015

Maternal Death in Mexico (Paola Sesia) summary
Porfirian Politics (Paul Garner) summary

November 2015

Salvador Allende (Steven S. Volk)

October 2015

Popular Religion, Death, and Nation in Paraguay (Michael Kenneth Huner) summary
Quechua (Alan Durston)

September 2015

Exile in 19th-Century Haiti (Matthew J. Smith) summary
Maternal Health in the Andes (Nicole L. Pacino)
The Pizarro Clan (Susan Elizabeth Ramirez)

August 2015

Wars of Spanish-American Independence (Natalia Sobrevilla Perea)

July 2015

Machu Picchu (Willie Hiatt)

June 2015

May 2015

Digital Resources: Mesolore (Liza Bakewell, Byron Hamann) summary
Potosí Mines (Kris Lane)
The Book in the Iberian Atlantic, 1492–1824 (Eugenia Roldán Vera) summary

April 2015

Alcohol in the Atlantic (David Carey Jr.)

March 2015

February 2015

December 2014

Digital Resources: Essex Collection of Art from Latin America (Joanne Harwood, Valerie Fraser, Sarah J. Demelo) summary
Digital Resources: The Handbook of Latin American Studies (Katherine D. McCann, Tracy North) summary

October 2014

Digital Research on the Visual Culture of Spanish America (Barbara E. Mundy, Dana Leibsohn) summary
Digital Resources: Historicizing the Living Past in Latin America (Anne Pérotin-Dumon, Manuel Gárate) summary
REFLORA: A Virtual Way to Share Information about Brazilian Plants (Daniela Zappi, Rafaela Campostrini Forzza, E. Nic Lughadha) summary

September 2014

Latin America and the League of Nations (Fabián Herrera León) summary
Yellow Fever in the Caribbean (Mariola Espinosa) summary

August 2014