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Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7545-6
... commons Andean commoners Incan Golden Age nomos Carl Schmitt ...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375456-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7545-6
... precedes the appropriation of power within the State. By focusing on Andean commoners from both the colonial and the contemporary period, Zimmer maintains that Schmitt’s nomos is actually premised on the erasure of a nativist subjectivity predicated on the unenclosed commons. Schmitt’s project of enclosure...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7545-6
...” socio-politics precedes the appropriation of power within the State. By focusing on Andean commoners from both the colonial and the contemporary period, Zimmer maintains that Schmitt’s nomos is actually premised on the erasure of a nativist subjectivity predicated on the unenclosed commons. Schmitt’s...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
...First Peoples and the Making of Andean and Amazonian Space In the Andean highlands, there were as many different origin myths as there were native peoples. Each ethnic group sought to establish its importance through such stories, by claiming to be the first people to appear in the world...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-120
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... of Ethnography and Folklore in La Paz in 2013. As a poet, Espejo writes in Aymara, Quechua, and Spanish, and her work delves deeply into her Andean roots. The poems that follow—from her collection Phaqar kirki / T’ikha takiy / Canto a las flores (Song for the Flowers)—draw from her intimate familiarity...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-078
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... , a stirring case for revolution in Bolivia and Latin America that found common ground between socialism and indigenismo. Like the heterodox Peruvian Marxist José Carlos Mariátegui, whom he met in 1927, Marof sought to root socialism in Andean soil. He was an early and prominent advocate for nationalization...
Series: Narrating Native Histories
Published: 11 November 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373759-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7375-9
... growing more common across Peru’s Andean region during this period. He composed legal documents for indigenous peasants and helped them acquire formal status for their rural communities. He was elected as the personero legal (legal representative) for Concepción, and local hacendados tried to annul his...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-060
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... of sustained suffering and deprivation, from which she was only partially liberated by the death of her husband and her return to her community of origin. This testimony forms part of an oral history project, conducted by the Andean Oral History Workshop (THOA), that recovered the voices and experiences...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... and that the kingdom of Peru—meaning colonial rule in Andean territory as a whole—should come to an end. After the outbreak of the indigenous insurrection in 1780, the Spanish-born military offcer Sebastián de Segurola (1740–89) was transferred from Larecaja, where he was corregidor, to the city of La Paz...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-073
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... between socialism and indigenismo. Like the heterodox Peruvian Marxist José Carlos Mariátegui, whom he met in 1927, Marof sought to root socialism in Andean soil. He was an early and prominent advocate for nationalization of the mines and for agrarian reform to overthrow what he saw as the feudal order...