2016 Journal Articles
These journal articles published by UO faculty and graduate students are in keeping with the CLLAS mission statement.
Erin Beck, Assistant Professor, Political Science
- “Repopulating Development: An Agent-Based Approach to Studying Development Interventions.” 2016. World Development 80:19-32.
- Book chapter: “The Formation of Heritage Elites: Talking Rights and Practicing Privileges in an Afro-Colombian Community,” in the book Heritage in Action: Making the Past in the Present (Springer, 2016; edited by Silverman, Helaine, Waterton, Emma, Watson, Steve)
Michael Hames-García, Professor, Ethnic Studies
- “Are Prisons Tolerable?” Carceral Notebooks 12 (2016). http://www.thecarceral.org/journal-vol12.html
- “When I Think of Pulse, I Think of Shakti” QED: A Journal in GLBTQ Worldmaking 3.3 (Fall 2016): 111-13.
- “Foreword” to Lay Your Sleeping Head (a novel) by Michael Nava, (San Francisco: Kórima Press, 2016), xi-xiii.
- Vasquez-Tokos, Jessica, and Kathryn Norton-Smith. 2016. “Talking Back to Controlling Images: Latinos’ Changing Responses to Racism over the Life Course.” Ethnic and Racial Studies:1-19.
David J. Vázquez, Associate Professor, English
- “Toxicity and the Politics of Narration: Imagining Social and Environmental Justice in Salvador Plascencia’s The People of Paper” (forthcoming in Symbolism, 2017).
David Woken, Coordinator of Library Graduate Instruction; History and Latin American Studies Librarian, UO Libraries
- Sonia de la Cruz, Stephanie Kayes, and David Woken, “Latino History is Oregon History: Preserving Oregon’s Latino Heritage through the Pineros y Campesinos Unidos del Noroeste Archive” in Roberto Delgadillo, ed. Who Are We Really? Latin American Family, Local and Micro-Regional Histories and Their Impact on Understanding Ourselves: Papers of the Fifty-Ninth Annual Meeting of the Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials (New Orleans: Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials, 2016), 58-71.
Kristin Yarris, Assistant Professor, International Studies
- Yarris, Kristin E. and Nicolette J. Dent. 2016. “Gender, Inequality and Depo-Provera: Constraints on Reproductive Choice in Nicaragua.” Global Public Health.
- Emily Mendenhall, Kristin Yarris, and Brandon A. Kohrt. 2016. “Utilization of Standardized Mental Health Assessments in Anthropological Research: Possibilities and Pitfalls.” Cult Med Psychiatry.
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- CLLAS Solidarity Statement
- Raúl Zurita & Anna Deeny: Bilingual Poetry Reading & Lecture
- “Achieving Justice: Gendered Violence, Displacement, and Legal Access in Guatemala and Oregon,” a roundtable
- LALISA Conference “Peripheral Mappings: Social and Cultural Geographies from the Underside of Modernity”
- 2017 CLLAS Call for Faculty Collaborative Research Groups
- Dr. Lynn Stephen Elected Vice-President of Latin American Studies Association