ANN: Podcasts of Interest, Dec. 13, 2019 to Jan. 14, 2020

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Podcasts of Interest to Latin Americanists, Dec. 13, 2019 to Jan 14, 2020

 

This Day in History Podcasts:

 

Aztec Sun Stone Discovered - 12/17/1790

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/aztec-sun-stone-rediscovered-december-17-1790/id1404380126?i=1000459844949

 

Laws of Burgos Instituted - 12/27/1512

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/laws-of-burgos-instituted-december-27-1512/id1404380126?i=1000460881366

 

Guatemalan Civil War Ended - 12/29/1996  

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/guatemalan-civil-war-ended-december-29-1996/id140438...

 

 

New Books Network:

 

C. J. Alvarez – Border Land, Border Water: A History of Construction on the US – Mexico Divide

https://newbooksnetwork.com/c-j-alvarez-border-land-border-water-a-history-of-construction-on-the-us-mexico-divide-u-texas-press-2019/

 

 

Brandon Byrd – The Black Republic: African Americans and the Fate of Haiti

https://newbooksnetwork.com/brandon-r-byrd-the-black-republic-african-americans-and-the-fate-of-haiti-u-penn-press-2019/

 

Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra – Nature, Empire, and Nation: Explorations of the History of Science in the Iberian World

https://newbooksnetwork.com/jorge-canizares-esguerra-nature-empire-and-nation-explorations...

 

 Matthew D. O’Hara – The History of the Future in Colonial Mexico

https://newbooksnetwork.com/matthew-d-ohara-the-history-of-the-future-in-colonial-mexico-yale-up-2018/

 

Alexandrine Boudreault-Fournier - Aerial Imagination in Cuba: Stories from Above the Rooftops.

https://newbooksnetwork.com/alexandrine-boudreault-fournier-aerial-imagination-in-cuba-stories-from-above-the-rooftops-routledge-2019/

 

Gonzalo Lamana – How ‘Indians’ Think: Colonial Indigenous Intellectuals and the Question of Critical Race Theory.

https://newbooksnetwork.com/gonzalo-lamana-how-indians-think-colonial-indigenous-intellectuals-and-the-question-of-critical-race-theory-u-arizona-press-2019/

 

 

Witness History

 

Witness History also posted an interesting episode on “Negotiating an End to El Salvador’s Civil War.”

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w3csyx32

 

Another episode focused on the death of a Brazilian environmentalist:

 “The Murder of Environmentalist Chico Mendes.”

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/w3csyx5c

 

 

J. F. Schwaller

Moderator, H-Latam

University at Albany

jfschwaller@gmail.com