ANN: Podcasts of Interest to August 1, 2021

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Podcasts of interest to Latin Americanists, to August 1, 2021

"Worlds of Labor" group in Rio de Janeiro, provides podcasts that might well interest many.  They have published twelve episodes thus far.

https://lehmt.org/category/valemais/

 

EntreAmericas: CONDENADOS A ESPERAR, cuarto episodio de la temporada "La solidaridad no se pinta de colores”, ya se encuentra disponible en todas las plataformas de podcast (https://anchor.fm/entre-americas). 

 

 

New Books Network

 

Jacob Lederman – Chasing World-Class Urbanism: Global Policy Versus Everyday Survival in Buenos Aires

https://newbooksnetwork.com/chasing-world-class-urbanism

 

Theodore W. Cohen – Finding Afro-Mexico: Race and Nation after the Revolution

https://newbooksnetwork.com/finding-afro-mexico

 

Pablo Palomino – The Invention of Latin American Music: A Transnational History

https://newbooksnetwork.com/the-invention-of-latin-american-music

 

Stephen D. Allen – A History of Boxing in Mexico: Masculinity, Modernity, and Nationalism

https://newbooksnetwork.com/a-history-of-boxing-in-mexico

 

Paola Hernández – Staging Lives in Latin American Theater: Bodies, Objects, Archives

https://newbooksnetwork.com/staging-lives-in-latin-american-theater

 

Teo Balvé – The Frontier Effect: State Formation and Violence in Colombia

https://newbooksnetwork.com/the-frontier-effect

 

Catalina M. de Onís – Energy Islands: Metaphors of Power, Extractivism, and Justice in Puerto Rico

https://newbooksnetwork.com/energy-islands

 

Germán Campos Muñoz – The Classics in South America: Five Case Studies

https://newbooksnetwork.com/the-classics-in-south-america

 

Luiz Valerio de Paula Trindade – No Laughing Matter: Race Joking and Resistance in Brazilian Social Media

https://newbooksnetwork.com/no-laughing-matter-race-joking-and-resistance-in-brazilian-social-media

 

Special issue: Violence, Gender, and Policing in Colombia - In Conversation with Dr. Jon Gordon

https://newbooksnetwork.com/violence-gender-and-policing-in-colombia-in-conversation-with-dr-jon-gordon

 

 

Fantastic History of Food
 

From time to time this podcast focuses on items from the Americas.  In this small sample it seems that new products from the Americas were frequently associated with witchcraft. 

 

19 - Tomatoes Were Blamed For Witchcraft & Werewolves

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/19-tomatoes-were-blamed-for-witchcraft-werewolves/id1470375638?i=1000491780369

 

15 - 3 Tales of Cheese: From Egyptian Mummies to Uruguayan Cannonballs

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/15-3-tales-cheese-from-egyptian-mummies-to-uruguayan/id1470375638?i=1000477700489

 

14 - Piracy, Witches and Hot Chocolate

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/14-piracy-witches-and-hot-chocolate/id1470375638?i=1000474794766

 

If you have a favorite podcast, drop me a line and tell me about it so that I can include it in future summaries.

 

J. F. Schwaller (jfschwaller@gmail.com)

Editor – H-Latam

Emeritus Professor

University at Albany