Latin American History

Venue: Peter Marshall Room N204, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Tuesdays 17:30

Convenors: Paulo Drinot (UCL), James Dunkerley (QMU), Alejandra Irigoin (LSE), Christine Mathias (King’s College London), Nicola Miller (UCL), Thomas Rath (UCL), Natalia Sobrevilla (Kent).

Spring Term 2019
DateSeminar details
8 January
17:30
El campesino moderno: radio education in rural Colombia, 1960-1980
Anna Cant (London School of Economics)
Room 105, UCL Institute of the Americas, 51 Gordon Square, WC1H 0PQ

22 January
17:30
Tariffs and the Textile Trade between Brazil and Britain (1810-1860)
Thales A. Zamberlan Pereira (Franciscan University)
Room 105, UCL Institute of the Americas, 51 Gordon Square, WC1H 0PQ

5 February
17:30
Debt and the Economic Lives of Mexico City’s Market Vendors, 1870-1960
Ingrid Bleynat (KCL)
Room 105, UCL Institute of the Americas, 51 Gordon Square, WC1H 0PQ

19 February
17:30
“These blacks have always been loyal vassals of mine”: Blackness, Vecindad, and Race in the early Spanish Americas
Chloe Ireton (UCL)
Room 105, UCL Institute of the Americas, 51 Gordon Square, WC1H 0PQ

5 March
17:30
"Hyisteory": Historical categories, hysterical claims Populist blaming and the uses of comparative studies
Ernesto Semán (University of Bergen)
Room 105, UCL Institute of the Americas, 51 Gordon Square, WC1H 0PQ

19 March
17:30
The Invention of the Indian. Concept and Image in Nineteenth-Century Peru
Natalia Majluf (Cambridge)
Room 105, UCL Institute of the Americas, 51 Gordon Square, WC1H 0PQ