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758. Material Culture: Consumption and Commodities

Tuesday, 6 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 205, Hynes

Program arranged by the Division on Latin American Literature from Independence to 1900

Presiding: Richard Rosa, Duke Univ.

1. "(In)Conspicuous Consumption in Late-Nineteenth-Century Lima," Lee Joan Skinner, Claremont McKenna Coll.

2. "Objetos fotográficos: Circulación y consumo de fotografías e imágenes fotográficas durante la guerra contra el Paraguay (1864–70)," Sebastian Javier Diaz-Duhalde, Dartmouth Coll.

3. "A Familiar Monster: Photographic Portraiture and Racial Taxonomy in Nineteenth-Century Latin America," Mario Valero, Columbia Univ.

4. "Spanish American Modernismo and the Language of Commodities," Ericka Beckman, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana


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  • Latin American Literature

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