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  1. Mexicanos, Third Edition
    Manuel G. Gonzales traces the rich history of Mexicans in the United States, from Aztec civilization to the Spanish colonial frontier, all the way up to the 21st-century.... Learn More
    Published: 1st July 2019
    Hardback | £60.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  2. Styling Blackness in Chile
    In Styling Blackness in Chile, Juan Eduardo Wolf explores the multiple ways that Black individuals in Arica have performed music and dance to frame their Blackness in relationship to other groups of performers—a process he calls... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 2019
    Hardback | £64.00
    Paperback | £24.99
  3. Makers of Democracy
    A. Ricardo López-Pedreros traces the ways in which a thriving middle class was understood to be a foundational marker of democracy in Colombia in the second half of the twentieth century, showing democracy to be a historically... Learn More
    Published: 22nd March 2019
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  4. The Revolution from Within
    Drawing on previously unexamined archives, the contributors to The Revolution from Within examine the Cuban Revolution from a Cuba-centric perspective by foregrounding the experience of everyday Cubans in analyses of topics ranging... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2019
    Hardback | £84.00
  5. Rethinking Testimonial Cinema in Postdictatorship Argentina
    For roughly two decades after the collapse of the military regime in 1983, testimonial narrative was viewed and received as a privileged genre in Argentina. Today, however, academics and public intellectuals are experiencing "memory... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2019
    Hardback | £60.00
    Paperback | £24.99
  6. Managing Multiculturalism
    Indigenous people in Colombia constitute a mere three percent of the national population. Colombian indigenous communities' success in gaining collective control of almost thirty percent of the national territory is nothing short... Learn More
    Published: 22nd January 2019
    Hardback | £72.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  7. Politics after Violence
    Between 1980 and 1994, Peru endured a bloody internal armed conflict, with some 69,000 people killed in clashes involving two insurgent movements, state forces, and local armed groups. In 2003, a government-sponsored “Truth... Learn More
    Published: 14th January 2019
    Hardback | £36.00
  8. The Enlightened Army

    The Enlightened Army

    Written by David Toscana, Translated by David William Foster

    Series Latin American Literature in Translation

    University of Texas Press

    Ignacio Matus is a public school history teacher in Monterrey, Mexico, who gets fired because of his patriotic rantings about Mexico’s repeated humiliations by the United States. Not only did Mexico’s northern neighbor... Learn More
    Published: 9th January 2019
    Paperback | £14.99
  9. Seeking Rights from the Left
    The contributors to Seeking Rights from the Left evaluate the impact of the Latin American “Pink Tide” of left-leaning governments (2000-2015) on feminist, women's, and LGBT movements and issues.... Learn More
    Published: 4th January 2019
    Hardback | £84.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  10. The Brazil Reader
    Containing over one hundred selections—many of which appear in English for the first time—this extensively revised and expanded second edition of the bestselling Brazil Reader presents the lived experience of Brazilians... Learn More
    Published: 4th January 2019
    Hardback | £103.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  11. Apostle of Progress
    From the late nineteenth century to the middle of the twentieth century, Mexico experienced major transformations influenced by a global progressive movement that thrived during the Mexican Revolution and influenced Mexico’s... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2019
    Hardback | £40.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  12. Portraying the Aztec Past
    During the period of Aztec expansion and empire (ca. 1325–1525), scribes of high social standing used a pictographic writing system to paint hundreds of manuscripts detailing myriad aspects of life, including historical, calendric,... Learn More
    Published: 12th December 2018
    Hardback | £72.00
    Paperback | £22.99
  13. The Codex Mexicanus
    Some sixty years after the Spanish conquest of Mexico, a group of Nahua intellectuals in Mexico City set about compiling an extensive book of miscellanea, which was recorded in pictorial form with alphabetic texts in Nahuatl clarifying... Learn More
    Published: 12th December 2018
    Hardback | £44.00
  14. Fugitive Modernities
    Jessica A. Krug traces the history and meaning of Kisama—a seventeenth-century fugitive slave community located in present-day Angola—by showing how it operated as a inspirational global symbol of resistance for fugitives... Learn More
    Published: 7th December 2018
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £19.99
  15. Passages and Afterworlds
    The contributors to Passages and Afterworlds explore death and mortuary rituals across the Caribbean, showing how racial, cultural and class differences have been deployed in ritual practice and how such rituals have been governed... Learn More
    Published: 30th November 2018
    Hardback | £80.00
    Paperback | £20.99
  16. Recipes for Survival

    Recipes for Survival

    Written by Maria Thereza Alves, Foreword by Michael Taussig

    University of Texas Press

    In 1983, when acclaimed Brazilian artist Maria Thereza Alves was an art student at Cooper Union in the United States, she returned to her native country to document the backlands of Brazil, where her family is from. Working with... Learn More
    Published: 14th November 2018
    Hardback | £36.00
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