2015-2016 Newberry Seminar in Borderlands and Latino/a Studies | Newberry

2015-2016 Newberry Seminar in Borderlands and Latino/a Studies

2015-2016 Seminars

Friday, September 18, 2015
Borderlands and Latino/a Studies Seminar
“A Spectacle of Bullfights and Contracted Laborers: The Mexican Village at the Atlanta Exposition” Filiberto Chávez, University of Chicago “The Paso Libre Initiative: Resolving the International Bridge Closure Crisis at Laredo, Texas/Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas (1954-1957)” Elaine Pena, George Washington University
Saturday, November 14, 2015
Borderlands and Latino/a Studies Seminar
Borderland and Latino/a Studies Teaching Symposium
Friday, December 4, 2015
Borderlands and Latino/a Studies Seminar
The Promises and Perils of Play-off Diplomacy: Lipan Apaches and the Borderlands of the Río Bravo/Grande James Nichols, Queensborough Community College, CUNY Taking Borders Littorally: Maritime Mobility and the Identification of Difference in Nineteenth-Century Cuba.” David Sartorius, University of Maryland
Friday, January 15, 2016
Borderlands and Latino/a Studies Seminar
Narcotics, Family Networks, and State Imposition of Stigma: Policing the Mexican Community in Texas Through Kinship, 1951-1959 ToniAnn D. Treviño University of Michigan, Ann Arbor The Militarizations of the United States-Mexico Border.” C.J. Alvarez,University of Texas at Austin
Friday, February 26, 2016
Borderlands and Latino/a Studies Seminar
Red, White, and Blue and Mexican: Mexican-Americans in Mid-Century Chicago Deborah Kanter, Albion College The Good Neighbor Comes Home: The Office of the Coordinator of Inter-American Affairs and the “Spanish-Speaking Minority” Problem in the US Southwest during World War II Natalie Mendoza, University of California at Berkeley
Friday, April 15, 2016
Borderlands and Latino/a Studies Seminar
The Division Street Riots of 1966: Rage and Euphoria in Puerto Rican Chicago Michael Staudenmaier, University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign The Nature of Victories: the United Farm Workers’ 1969 Coachella Campaign and its Promise of a New America Christian Paiz, University of Southern California
Friday, May 20, 2016
Borderlands and Latino/a Studies Seminar
The Remittance Landscape: Spaces of Migration in Rural Mexico and Urban USA Sarah Lynn Lopez