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Modernity at Gunpoint

Modernity at Gunpoint

Firearms, Politics, and Culture in Mexico and Central America

Modernity at Gunpoint provides the first study of the political and cultural significance of weaponry in the context of major armed conflicts in Mexico and Central America.

Unruly Rhetorics

Unruly Rhetorics

Protest, Persuasion, and Publics

Essays inquiring into conditions for activism, political protest, and public assembly.

Eurasian Environments

Eurasian Environments

Nature and Ecology in Imperial Russian and Soviet History

A Broad Look at the Environmental History of Eurasia

Entangled Far Rights

Entangled Far Rights

A Russian-European Intellectual Romance in the Twentieth Century

Traces the “Intellectual Romance” between the European Far Right, and Their Russian Counter-parts.

Religious Freedom in Modern Russia

Religious Freedom in Modern Russia

Explores the complex contours and contested meanings of religious freedom in Russia, from 1520 to the 1990s.

American Dream Deferred

American Dream Deferred

Black Federal Workers in Washington, D.C., 1941–1981

American Dream Deferred challenges postwar narratives of government largess for African Americans by illuminating the neglected stories of these unknown black workers.

Vernacular Latin Americanisms

Vernacular Latin Americanisms

War, the Market, and the Making of a Discipline

The emergence of Latin Americanism as a field of critical debate and inquiry.

Nostalgic Design

Nostalgic Design

Rhetoric, Memory, and Democratizing Technology

How innovation without tradition will lead to technical alienation.

Healing Memories

Healing Memories

Puerto Rican Women’s Literature in the United States

How literature challenges the historical methodologies that have silenced the American experience of Puerto Rican women.

Cuban Studies 47

Cuban Studies 47

Includes a dossier on cultural politics and political cultures of the Cuban Revolution.

Intermittences

Intermittences

Memory, Justice, and the Poetics of the Visible in Uruguay

A study of the intermittences of the processes of transitional justice and memory in post-dictatorship Uruguay.

Logodaedalus

Logodaedalus

Word Histories of Ingenuity in Early Modern Europe

A Prehistory of Genius

A Translational Turn

A Translational Turn

Latinx Literature into the Mainstream

A new reading of U.S. Latinx literature in translation.

The Polyphonic Machine

The Polyphonic Machine

Capitalism, Political Violence, and Resistance in Contemporary Argentine Literature

The interrelations between capitalism and political violence in late 20th century Argentina.

Paths for Cuba

Paths for Cuba

Reforming Communism in Comparative Perspective

Cuban studies scholars explore reforms, away from communism.

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