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

February 17 @ 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

cover of Where Caciques and Mapmakers MetThe American Geographical Society Library in collaboration with the UWM Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies present Jeffrey Erbig, Assistant Professor in Latin American and Latino Studies at UC-Santa Cruz, talking about the subject of his recent book, Where Caciques and Mapmakers Met: Border Making in Eighteenth-Century South America.

Drawing upon manuscripts from over two dozen archives in seven countries, Erbig traces on-the-ground interactions between Ibero-American colonists, Jesuit and Guarani mission dwellers, and autonomous Indigenous peoples as they responded to ever-changing notions of territorial possession.

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Date:
February 17
Time:
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

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