Latin American Studies

Fall Semester 2016 Film Streaming Deadline: 8/1/2016

By Daria Carson-Dussan on May 5, 2016

Streaming films for Fall reserves need to be submitted on or before August 1st.  The easiest method is to submit online through Ares http://ares.wustl.edu/ares/. Instructors can also copy film details from a previous Ares semester into their upcoming courses. As a reminder, Reserves needs lead-ti...

List of recent RLL requests and monograph orders

By Daria Carson-Dussan on April 20, 2016

Sellers set up books at the Paris book fair, Thursday March 20, 2014. The 2014 Paris Book Fair is to showcase Argentina’s literature, with a delegation of 30 writers. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena) Romance Languages & Literatures 2016 Firm Orders Aire de Dylan/Vila-Matas, Enrique. Carlos Br...

Latin American identity in online cultural production–NEW eBOOK

By Brian Vetruba on March 27, 2016

Latin American identity in online cultural production / Claire Taylor and Thea Pitman. New York : Routledge, 2013. SUMMARY: “This volume provides an innovative and timely approach to a fast growing, yet still under-studied field in Latin American cultural production: cyberculture. It focuse...

The Encyclopedia of Postcolonial Studies

By Daria Carson-Dussan on February 22, 2016

Explore the Library’s new online purchase of The Encyclopedia of Postcolonial Studies, a 3-volume collection which includes nearly 400 entries on canonical writers, key texts, genres, literary debates, colonized regions, and related terminology – spanning the period from 1492 to the present...