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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2019) 99 (1): 157–159.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Owen Jones The Teabo Manuscript: Maya Christian Copybooks, Chilam Balams, and Native Text Production in Yucatan . By Mark Z. Christensen . The Linda Schele Series in Maya and Pre-Columbian Studies . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2016 . Maps. Figures. Tables. Appendix. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2008) 88 (3): 501–502.
Published: 01 August 2008
...Barbara Potthast South American Independence: Gender, Politics, Text . By catherine davies, claire brewster, and hilary owen. Liverpool Latin American Studies, new series, 7. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2006. Plates. Map. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xi, 321 pp. Copyright 2008 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 709–710.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Deborah Jakubs Tango Lessons: Movement, Sound, Image, and Text in Contemporary Practice . Edited by Miller Marilyn G. . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2014 . Photographs. Figures. Notes. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. x, 282 pp. Paper , $24.95 . Copyright © 2015 by Duke University...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2012) 92 (3): 557–558.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Asunción Lavrin Marvels and Miracles in Late Colonial Mexico: Three Texts in Context . By Taylor William B. . Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press , 2011 . Illustrations. Notes. Index. ix, 149 pp. Cloth , $34.95 . Shrines and Miraculous Images: Religious Life in Mexico before...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2015) 95 (3): 512–514.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Jan Szemiñski Sin and Confession in Colonial Peru: Spanish-Quechua Penitential Texts, 1560–1650 . By Harrison Regina . Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2014 . Figures. Table. Notes. Bibliography...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 675–676.
Published: 01 November 2015
...David Tavárez Translated Christianities: Nahuatl and Maya Religious Texts . By Christensen Mark Z. . Latin American Originals . University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press , 2014 . Map. Figures. Table. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 135 pp. Paper , $29.95 . Copyright © 2015...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2010) 90 (1): 154–155.
Published: 01 February 2010
... overpainting of earlier pictographs, followed by a briefer discussion of the Nahuatl texts added by each annotator. This order of presentation and the separation of the alphabetic from the visual information may disgruntle readers who prefer a simple sequential reading, but it makes better sense con...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2010) 90 (3): 532–534.
Published: 01 August 2010
... receiving the attention they deserve. In 1982, José Tomás López García pub- lished Jaca’s Spanish text and translated Moirans’s Latin manuscript in Dos defensores de los esclavos negros en el siglo XVII (Caracas: Universidad Cátolica Andrés Bello). Two decades later, Miguel Anxo Pena González edited...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2014) 94 (2): 167–206.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Louise M. Burkhart This paper traces the history of a catechetical quiz widely used in colonial New Spain. A succinct summary of Jerónimo de Ripalda's catechism directed at less “capable” Christians, the text makes its first appearance in works published in the 1630s by secular clergy posted in...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2013) 93 (3): 347–376.
Published: 01 August 2013
... overlapping and interrelated. The commission’s texts and images linked a catastrophic interpretation of geologic origins to historia patria (patriotic history). The commissioners merged the wars of conquest and independence into a two-act drama enacted on a singular territorial stage. Their reading of...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2018) 98 (4): 573–604.
Published: 01 November 2018
... Histórico del Estado de Tlaxcala, is probably the earliest dated Nahuatl document known to date. This essay, apart from transcribing and translating this brief, important testimony that deals with the extirpation of old beliefs, sets the text in the wider social, political, and religious context of the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2018) 98 (2): 189–222.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Corinna Zeltsman Abstract This article explores how printers and their collaborators shaped the implementation and interpretation of freedom of the press laws in early republican Mexico City. Far from passive reproducers of texts written by elites, printers and other behind-the-scenes actors...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 May 2012) 92 (2): 213–244.
Published: 01 May 2012
... create, consume, and contest them. Over the last decade, the maps themselves have become increasingly accessible, as important research libraries and archives digitize their holdings. Yet these graphic texts are not yet staples of college curricula or documentary readers. This essay provides a brief...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2011) 91 (4): 665–689.
Published: 01 November 2011
...Kathryn Burns We are rapidly revising Angel Rama's concept of the “lettered city” ( la ciudad letrada ) to include indigenous writers and their texts. So far, however, Andeanists have focused mainly on those who wrote in Quechua or used quipu , a distinctively Andean form of record keeping. This...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2016) 96 (3): 517–548.
Published: 01 August 2016
.... Through analysis of bilingual missionary texts and a unique corpus of Zapotec-language criminal records, this article highlights the role of indigenous judges as translators and innovators of legal procedure, notarial form, and criminal discourse. As they prosecuted crimes in Indian tribunals while...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2016) 96 (4): 669–710.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Paulina L. Alberto Abstract This article analyzes the rich corpus of stories about the dandy-turned-beggar Raúl Grigera, a popular Afro-Argentine street figure from early 1900s Buenos Aires. Stories about El Negro Raúl, told in hundreds of printed texts and images across multiple genres from the...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2018) 98 (3): 510–511.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Galen Brokaw Unlocking the Doors to the Worlds of Guaman Poma and His “Nueva corónica.” Edited by Rolena Adorno and Ivan Boserup . Danish Humanist Text and Studies . Copenhagen : Museum Tusculanum Press , 2015 . Photographs. Illustration. Figures. Tables. Notes. Bibliographies...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 November 2015) 95 (4): 683–684.
Published: 01 November 2015
... Lucía Jerez (1885), and Clorinda Matto de Turner's Aves sin nido (1889). In addition to defining the genre, her introduction includes a reading of two of Domingo Faustino Sarmiento's books: Facundo (1845), a text that Austin, without further explanation, calls “one of the most read and critically...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 February 2018) 98 (1): 136–137.
Published: 01 February 2018
... University Press 2018 In Espacio y tiempo de fiesta en Nueva España (1665–1760) , Judith Farré Vidal synthesizes and reconsiders the significance of a variety of marginalized festival texts produced in colonial Mexico during its least known century. The author skillfully contextualizes each source's...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1 August 2004) 84 (3): 393–398.
Published: 01 August 2004
... twentieth century Europe had been transformed into the source of the region’s problems. Adelman has coauthored a world history text, and so he is able to delve concretely into the problems of writing world history from a Latin Americanist perspective. In doing so, he shows how Latin America has made its...