2011-2012 Newberry Seminar in Borderlands and Latino Studies

2011-2012 Seminars

Friday, September 23, 2011
Borderlands and Latino Studies Seminar
Borderlands and Latino Studies Seminar: Gabriella Sanchez, Arizona State University, and Manuel Ramirez, University of Texas

 “Border Crossings: Smuggling Operations in the Southwest
Gabriella Sanchez, Arizona State University

Friday, October 28, 2011
Borderlands and Latino Studies Seminar
Borderlands and Latino Studies Seminar: Aaron Margolis, University of Texas, and Natalia Molina, University of California

“Mexico’s Southern and Northern Borders, a Comparative Approach”
Aaron Margolis, University Of Texas At El Paso

Friday, December 9, 2011
Borderlands and Latino Studies Seminar
Borderlands and Latino Studies Seminar: Christina Heisser, Indiana University, and Deborah Kanter, Albion College

“ ‘I have her beautiful portrait here’: Mexican migrants, images, and devotion to the Virgin of San Juan de los Lagos in the United States, 1890-1960”
Christina Heisser, Indiana University

Friday, February 17, 2012
Borderlands and Latino Studies Seminar: Albert Laguna, Columbia College Chicago, and Silvia Roca-Martinez, Indiana University

“The Pleasures of Exile: Reading the Cuban Nostalgia Fair
Albert Laguna, Columbia College Chicago

Saturday, March 31, 2012
Borderlands and Latino Studies Seminar
Borderlands and Latino Studies Seminar: Mini-Conference

Please note that this session will run from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm on Saturday