POSTPONED - Making Mexican Chicago: From Postwar Settlement to the Age of Gentrification

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
November 14, 2022
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies

The Department of Historical Studies at the New School in New York City regrets to announce that our upcoming event featuring Professor Mike Amezuca, originally held for this Monday, November 14th, has been postponed until further notice. 

Thank you all for your interest in this event thus far -- once we confirm a new date, we will be sure to share it with the community.

Call for Contributors - High school Latino Studies Resource from Gibbs Smith Education

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 1, 2022 to November 15, 2022
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Chicana/o History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies

Gibbs Smith Education is now seeking contributors to a forthcoming series on Latino and Caribbean Studies for high school students, to be published under the editorship of Jenna Tait, Bart King, and Elizabeth Wallace. Experts are needed to write pieces on the experiences and contributions of people from Latin America and the Caribbean and their descendants living in the United States. Topics will likely fall under the following themes: 

  • Migration 

  • Economics 

  • Points of Origin: Geographic Regions 

  • The Struggle for Equality 

Making Mexican Chicago: From Postwar Settlement to the Age of Gentrification

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
November 14, 2022
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies

The Department of Historical Studies at the New School in New York City invites you to join us for a lecture from Professor Mike Amezcua who will discuss his recent book, Making Mexican Chicago: From Postwar Settlement to the Age Of Gentrification.

Cultural illnesses from Latin America_Routledge_CFP

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 31, 2022
Subject Fields: 
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies, Social Sciences, World History / Studies, Film and Film History

UPDATE 22 October

 

Dear colleagues, 

 

We are seeking proposals for one chapter on:

Cultural illnesses from Latin America: Locura, Mal de pelea, Nervios, Susto (but not only) in popular culture: cartoons, telenovelas, media, films, literature etc. 

 

We have secured a contract offer with Routledge. 

Please send your abstract proposal (400 words) + a short bio (200 words) to the editor at prof.irina.pelea@gmail.com

CFP: Westerns and the West - Popular Culture Association Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 5, 2023 to April 8, 2023
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Borderlands, Canadian History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Mexican History / Studies

Westerns and the West topics have a wide range, including novels, films, and television series to historical, ethnic and racial, musical, and gender studies of the Old West.  Panelists have also included contemporary themes, such as studying the environment of the modern ranches or exploring other film subgenres as outgrowths of the Western.  Generally, the Westerns panels as a whole reflect a balanced study of fact and fiction, a variety of genres, and inclusion of diverse cultures populating the frontier.

Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America SEMINAR ANNOUNCEMENT

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
October 26, 2022
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies

Please join us for our next Providence College Seminar in the History of Early America when we welcome: 

 

Dr. Tatiana Seijas

Texas State Library and Archives Commission and Texas State Historical Association Seeking Applications for 2023 Research Fellowship in Texas History

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
November 15, 2022
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, African American History / Studies, Government and Public Service, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies

The Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) is now accepting applications for the Texas State Library and Archives Commission (TSLAC) Research Fellowship in Texas History. The fellowship includes a $2,000 stipend and is awarded for the best research proposal utilizing the collections of the State Archives in Austin.

The TSLAC Research Fellowship in Texas History is administered in partnership with TSHA and made possible by the generous support of the Texas Library and Archives Foundation.

FEATURED JOB: Assistant/Associate Professor - Sociology (Latinx Cluster Hire Initiative) - University of California - San Diego

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Mexican History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The Department of Sociology [https://sociology.ucsd.edu/] and the Latinx Cluster Hire Initiative at UC San Diego invite applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor to be appointed as part of UCSD’s Latinx Cluster Hire, to begin July 1, 2023. We are committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and welcome applicants who study societies in any region of the world.

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