2014 Meeting

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The 2014 Southwest Seminar Program

Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff, Arizona

Grand Canyon Room

Thursday, 2 – October

7:00 – 9:00    –    Welcome Reception and Dinner

Friday, 3 – October

9:00 – 9:30     –   Provost Laura Huenneke, Northern Arizona University, Welcome, Ryan Kashanipour, Northern Arizona University, Introductions and Opening of the Seminar

9:30 – 10:15   –   José Carlos de la Puente, Texas State University, “That Which Belongs to All: Khipus, Community, and Indigenous Legal Activism in the Early Colonial Andes”

10:15 – 10:30 –   Break

10:30 – 11:15 –   Chad McCutchen, Texas Christian University, “Indios, Africanos, and the Origins of Ethnic Stratification in Lima, 1535-1600”

11:15 – 12:00 –   Dana Velasco Murillo, University of California, San Diego, “‘For the Last Time, Once and for All’: Indians, Violence, and Colonial Authority in the Spanish City, Zacatecas, Mexico, 1587-1628”

12:00 – 1:30 –   Lunch

1:30 – 2:15   –   Jay T. Harrison, Fort Lewis College, “The Beginnings of Alta California in Early Texas: Franciscan Missionaries and Their Networks”

2:15 – 3:00   –   Sharonah Fredrick, Arizona State University, “Unholy Rebellions: Mayans, Andeans, and the Rejection of the Colonial Ethos”

3:00 – 3:30   –    Coffee

3:30 – 4:15   –    Mark Lentz, Utah Valley University, “Mayanizing the Countryside: The Expansion of Yucatec Maya in Eighteenth-Century Yucatán”

4:15 – 5:00   –   Norah Andrews, Northern Arizona University, “Adoption and Gender in the Construction of the Free-colored Tributary Subject in New Spain”

6:00 – 8:00   –   Dinner

Saturday, 4 – October

9:00 – 9:45   –   Melisa C. Galván, New Mexico State University, “Contraband in the (Unofficial) Port of Refugio, 1794-1824”

9:45 – 10:30  –   Fiona Clark, Queen’s University Belfast, “Corresponding Merits: Epistolary Witness and the Dynamics of Military/Civilian Medicine in Eighteenth Century Mexico”

10:30 – 11:00 –   Coffee

11:00 – 11:45 –   Rebecca Noble, University of Warwick, “The Place and Purpose of Madness in the Eighteenth-Century New Spanish Inquisition: Mauricia Josefa de Apelo​.”

11:45 – 12:30 –   Matthew Crawford, Kent State University, “A Cure for Empire? An Andean Wonder Drug and the Politics of Knowledge in the Eighteenth-Century Spanish Empire”

12:30 – 1:15  –   Susan Deeds, Northern Arizona University, “Reflections on New Growth in Old Landscapes”

1:15 – 2:00   –   Lunch

3:00 – 6:30   –   Excursion to Wupatki National Monument

7:00 – 9:00   –   Dinner and Closing of the Seminar

 

If you would like to attend as a participant, please contact the seminar organizer, R.A. Kashanipour at theSouthwestSeminar@gmail.com.

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