Where Caciques and Mapmakers Met: Border Making in Eighteenth-Century South America

February 17, 2021 (4-5:30pm Central)

with Jeffrey Erbig (Assistant Professor in Latin American and Latino Studies UC-Santa Cruz)
Drawing upon manuscripts from over two dozen archives in seven countries, Erbig traces on-the-ground interactions between Ibero-American colonists, Jesuit and Guaraní mission-dwellers, and autonomous Indigenous peoples as they responded to ever-changing notions of territorial possession.… Continue Reading »

2020-21 CLACS Fellows

Congratulations to the three recently selected CLACS Fellows who will contribute to scholarly exchanges on the theme, Latin American and the Caribbean in Times of Crisis.  In addition to their own individual research projects, each Fellow will co-plan public engagement … Continue Reading »