Latin American Studies

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Violence and conflict in Latin America

By Daria Carson-Dussan on May 13, 2020

    More new titles from the Guadalajara book fair centered on violence and conflict in Latin America. Álvarez Cuartero, Izaskun (editor).  Conflicto, negociación y resistencia en las Américas  Salamanca: Ediciones Universidad de Salamanca. 2017. Amat, Núria. Reina De América. , 2017....

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Latin American Scholarship El Colegio de Mexico on JSTOR

By Daria Carson-Dussan on December 27, 2019

Washington University Libraries’ has purchased access to over a 1000 books from El Colegio de Mexico via JSTOR.  El Colegio de Mexico, or “Colmex,” as it is often known, is one of the most important academic research centers in the world. Founded in 1938, Colmex has published key books in t...

Bulletin of Spanish Studies formerly Bulletin of Hispanic Studies

Two New Spanish Literature Journal Subscriptions

By Daria Carson-Dussan on August 28, 2019

Bulletin of Spanish Studies, which was founded in Liverpool in 1923 by the influential British Hispanist E. Allison Peers, the Bulletin of Spanish Studiesis a learned review dedicated to research into the languages, literature, histories, and civilizations of Spain, Portugal, and Latin America. A...

Writers, Readers, and Libraries in Latin America

By Daria Carson-Dussan on April 3, 2019

A collection of titles about writers, readers, and Libraries in Latin America. These titles as well as the Latin American Studies titles are being processed and will be available shortly for checkout via the library catalog. Barbier, F., & Safatle, P. (2015). Historia de las bibliotecas: de A...

Contemporary Colombian Social Research Titles

By Daria Carson-Dussan on April 3, 2019

A small collection of new social research titles from and about Colombia on such difficult topics as narcotrafico, femicide, and other harsh realities. These titles will be available shortly for checkout via the library catalog. Colom González, F., Pizzo, A., Universidad Nacional de Colombia, &am...

Contemporary Colombian Fiction and Literary Criticism

By Daria Carson-Dussan on April 3, 2019

A collection of fiction and literary criticism from and about Colombian Writers. These titles will be available shortly for checkout via the library catalog. Balderston, D., Schwartz, M. E., Ravassa, M. del M., & Posada, M. C. (2018). Voces en off traducción y literatura latinoamericana. Beja...

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Spanish and Latin American LGTBI authors and topics

By Daria Carson-Dussan on March 13, 2019

Two Spanish Publishers, Dos Bigotes and Editorial Egales, specialize in Spanish and Latin American LGTBI authors and topics yet Dos Bigotes does state ‘we believe that good literature is of interest to all types of readers, beyond issues of gender and sexual identity.”  Peruse some of their...

book cover of Estudios sobre la corrupción en España y América (siglos XVI-XVIII).

Transnational Relations between Europe & Latin America

By Daria Carson-Dussan on March 13, 2019

Several titles focused on the Catalan-Cuban connection and Trans-Atlantic cultural relations such as Investigación en Literatura general y comparada en Francia: Balance y perspectivas.  These titles will be available shortly for checkout via the library catalog. Avila Domínguez, F., Pérez Montfor...