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Fall 2007

Fall 2007

The Atlantic World in the Era of British Slave Trade Abolition - Conference

Morning Session: Antislavery Movements

Ed Bristow, Fordham University
Christopher Brown, Columbia University
Sylviane Diouf, Schomburg Center, New York Public Library
Seymour Drescher, University of Pittsburgh

Afternoon Session: Race and Emancipation
Yvette Christiansë, Fordham University
Natasha Lightfoot, Columbia University
Pamela Scully, Emory University

Friday, October 19th, Fordham School of Law, 9:30AM-4:00PM

Organizers: Irma Watkins-Owens , African & African American Studies, Fordham University
Christopher Schmidt-Nowara , History, Fordham University

Sponsored by the Dean of the College at Lincoln Center, the Dean of Graduate Studies, the Dean of Faculty, the Latin American & Latino Studies Institute and African & African American Studies

Many thanks to our consponsors: The Cassamarca Foundation; the Department of Sociology and Anthropology; and the Francis and Ann Curran Center for American Catholic Studies
Book Reception
The Latin American and Latino Studies Institute of Fordham University book party and reception honoring our faculty who have published books in 2006 and 2007:
  • Hugo Benavides, Drugs, Thugs and Divas: Telenovelas and Narco-Dramas in Latin America, UTexas 2007.
  • Susan Berger, Guatemaltecas: The Women's Movement, UTexas, 2007.
  • Arnaldo Cruz-Malavé, Queer Latino Testimonio, Ketih Haring, Juanito Xtravaganza: Hard Tails, Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
  • Javier-Jiménez Belmonte, Las obras en verso del Principe de Esquilache: amateurismo, y conciencia literaria, Tamesis, 2007.
  • Héctor Lindo-Fuentes, ed. Remembering a Massacre in El Salvador: The Insurrection of 1932, Roque Dalton and the Politics of Historical Memory, UNew Mexico Press, 2007.
  • GiocondaMarún, La narrativa de Roberto Ampuero enla globalización cultural, Editorial Mare Nostrum, 2006.
  • Clara Rodríguez, The Culture and Commerce of Publishing in the 21st century, Stanford Business Books, 2007.
  • Christopher Schmidt-Nowara, The Conquest of History: Spanish Colonialism and Natural Histories in the Nineteenth Century, UPittsburgh Press, 2006.
Thursday, November 8th, Lincoln Center, 5:00PM-7:00PM

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