ANN: Podcasts of interest to Latin American Historians to June 25

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Podcasts of interest to Latin American Historians to June 25


The Spring proved to be a popular time for new titles, and the New Books Network posted a huge number of interviews with authors:


New Books Network:

Alberto Harambour – Soberanias Fronterizas: Estados y Capital en la Colonizacion de Patagonia


Robert McGreevey – Borderline Citizens: The United States, Puerto Rico, and the Politics of Colonial Migration


Edgar Garcia – Signs of the America: A Poetics of Pictography, Hieroglyphs, and Khipu


Cristina Soriano – Tides of Revolution: Information, Insurgencies, and the Crisis of Colonial Rule in Venezuela


Natalie Kimball – An Open Secret: The History of Unwanted Pregnancy and Abortion in Modern Bolivia


Alejandra Bronfman – Isles of Noise: Sonic Media in the Caribbean


Ashley E. Kerr - Sex, Skulls, and Citizens: Gender and Racial Science in Argentina (1860-1910)


Robert Samet – Deadline: Populism and the Press in Venezuela


Nora Haenn – Marriage after Migration: An Ethnography of Money, Romance, and Gender in Globalizing Mexico


Thomas C. Field, Stella Krepp, Vanni Pettina – Latin America and the Global Cold War


Alison D. Crosby and M. Brinton Lykes – Beyond Repair?: Mayan Women’s Protagonism in the Aftermath of Genocidal Harm


Ana Maria Reyes – The Politics of Taste: Beatriz González and Cold War Aesthetics


Donald F. Stevens – Mexico in the Time of Cholera


Tanya Harmer – Beatriz Allende: A Revolutionary Life in Cold War Latin America


Alexander L. Fattal – Guerrilla Marketing: Counterinsurgency and Capitalism in Colombia


Ben Nobbs-Thiessen – Landscape of Migration: Mobility and Environmental Change on Bolivia's Tropical Frontier, 1952 to the Present




This Day in History


May 24 – Trotsky assassination attempt:


May 25 – Rosario Castellanos was born:


June 5 – Pancho Villa was born:



John F. Schwaller

Editor - H-Latam

University at Albany