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28
May

LASA 2019 Award Winners

Congratulations to Megan Rhyburn, Maite Conde, Andrew Konove, and Alyshia Galvez for their awards at the 2019 Latin American Studies Association Congress! #LASA2019 2019 LASA Southern Cone Studies Section Book Prize Megan …

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24
May

Nuestra América: True Hemispheric Unification

This post is published in conjunction with the Latin American Studies Association congress in Boston. Check for other posts from the conference. #LASA2019y By Alyshia Gálvez, author ofEating NAFTA:Trade, Food Policies, and the Destruction of …

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23
May

From Crisis to Hope in Our America

This post is published in conjunction with the Latin American Studies Association congress in Boston. Check for other posts from the conference. #LASA2019 By Greg Beckett, author of There Is No More Haiti: Between Life …

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10
May

Mobilization and Nonviolent Protest

During the third annual Mobilization conference from May 10-11 at San Diego State University, learn more about books on social movements, non-violent protests, and resistance. Social Movements: The Structure of Collective Mobilization …

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09
May

The High Cost of Living

by Greg Beckett, author of There Is No More Haiti: Between Life and Death in Port-au-Prince On March 31, 2019, a small twin-engine outboard boat full of Haitian migrants capsized off the …

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30
Apr

Living in a No Go World

What are the implications of making more and more parts of the world into “danger zones”? On BBC’s Thinking Allowed,  Laurie Taylor discusses this issue with Ruben Andersson— anthropologist, winner of BBC …

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19
Apr

Celebrate Earth Day with UC Press

With Earth Day 2019 approaching, we would like to reflect on the significance of our relationship with the environment, both in our capacity as a scholarly publisher and as a species. Beginning …

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