Students – submit your conference paper!

Students who presented at the 2019 annual meeting in Oaxaca may submit their conference paper for the Richmond Brown Graduate Student Travel Grant and the Edward H. Moseley Student Paper Award. The top three submissions will receive the Richmond Brown Graduate Student Travel Grant, which includes a complimentary registration and banquet ticket for the 2020 meeting in Austin, Texas. The winner of the Moseley Award is chosen from the three Brown recipients. Please send an Read more…

Submit your conference paper!

Consider submitting your conference paper for possible publication in the Annals issue of SECOLAS’ peer-reviewed journal The Latin Americanist. See below for further information. Deadline for submission is June 1, 2019 Contact Dr. Gregory Crider or Dr. Jürgen Buchenau if you have any questions.

Historias 42 – Mark Healey. Environmental Series: Water Politics in Western Argentina

Dr. Mark Healey, associate professor in the Department of History at the University of Connecticut, spoke with Carlos about his research on the environment and governance in the Argentine Andes. They also talk wine, earthquakes, drum machines, concrete and a host of other things. Additional resources: The Ruins of the New Argentina: Peronism and the Remaking of San Juan after the 1944 Earthquake (Durham: Duke University Press, 2011)

Historias 41 – Jane Mangan on 3-D printing and material culture in colonial Peru

Dr. Jane Mangan, the Mary Reynolds Babcock Professor of History and Latin American Studies at Davidson College, spoke with Steven about her research on non-elite women in Potosí and her work on how ideas of familial obligations crisscrossed the Atlantic in the colonial era. They also discuss her use of 3-D printing to bring to life material culture for her students. Additional resources: Transatlantic Obligations: Legal and Cultural Constructions of Family in the Conquest-Era Peru Read more…