Transnational Americas Series: “Contracting Freedom: Coolies in Cuba and Peru in the Age of Emancipation”—Transnational Americas Series

January 29, 2014
2:00 pmto3:30 pm

Elliot_Young_flierKnight Library
Browsing Rm
1501 Kincaid St.

Presentation by Elliot Young

This public presentation is part of the Transnational Americas Speaker Series, organized by the Latin American Studies Program and the Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies. The contents of this Speaker Series were developed under a grant from the Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language (UISFL) Program, International Studies Division, U.S. Department of Education. However, those contents do not necessarily represent the policy of the Department of Education, and you should not assume endorsement by the Federal Government.

Elliot Young is an associate professor of history at Lewis & Clark College. He specializes in Latin America, the U.S.-Mexico border, and transnational history. His current research focuses on Chinese laborers in Latin America.

Link: Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language (UISFL) Program, International Studies Division (


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