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CFP: RMCLAS 2017 "Ethnographies of Youth in Nineteenth-Century Spanish America"

We seek an additional presenter for a panel that explores the history of youth in nineteenth-century Spanish America from an ethnographic perspective. The panel aims to open a fresh approach to the history of youth in two respects. First, it zeros in on an understudied subcategory of youth, namely those who fell between the ages of 12 and 25. This stage of life connoted the final phase of childhood as customarily defined throughout Spanish America.