The sound of damage

JAN Listening in detail

A study of Cuban composer Emilio Grenet helps to illustrate the profound damage done by the continued US embargo

Read more »

A revolutionary paradox

JAN Becoming arenas

A literary-critical analysis of the Cuban writer Reinaldo Arenas provides valuable insights into the relationship between sexual politics, art and revolution

Read more »

People’s history at its best

JAN Ringside seat revolution

Cultural diversity thrived on both sides of the US-Mexican border in the heady atmosphere of revolution

Read more »

Independence matters

Independence matters

An updated history of independence reminds us how Latin American states are still battling to be rid of imperialism

Read more »

Intermestic domesticity

NOV Globalization

An examination of the interaction between the international and the domestic puts the state back at the heart of political analysis

Read more »

The slow retreat

NOV Demilitarisation

Demilitarisation in Mexico was slower and more incomplete than many accounts assume

Read more »

Lore of the pampas

NOV Gauchos

A study of the gaucho in 'foreign' literature demonstrates that this icon of Argentine identity is also a product of cultural exchange

Read more »

Globally nowhere

APR Nowhere People

An audacious exploration of ideology punctuated with punchy surprises

Read more »

Plurinational connotations

APR Rethninking community

Prophetic plurinational ideas may have been at the heart of the fiction of Peruvian writer José María Arguedas

Read more »

Super squares

APR supersquare

The heroic visions that shaped modernism outside Latin America have fashioned more complex legacies in the region itself

Read more »

css.php