Contents

NEW SERIES: V 5 N 1
Spring 2017



Special Issue:
The Colonial Legacies of Central American Studies:
Imaginary Approaches to Postcolonial Issues

Guest Editor:
Arturo Arias

 

Articles
     
Title Author
Page
     
Introduction Arturo Arias
1
     
Allopatric Latinoness and Central American-American Experiences of Citizenship Claudia Milian
11
     
Marking Space: Interpreting Central American-American Spaces in the U.S. Landscape Cary Cordova
28
     
Thrill Zone: Post-Imperialist Thriller Novels of the Panama Canal Zone Ana Patricia Rodríguez
46
     
Visual Counter Narratives: Central American Art on Migration and Criminality Kency Cornejo
63
     
The Limits of Recognition: Rethinking Strategies in Central American Identity Politics Maritza Cardenas
83
     
Migrant Marías: Troubling Illegibility, Motherhood, and (Im)migration in
Marcela Zamora Chamorro’s María en tierra de nadie
Yajaira M. Padilla
100
     
TransMayas Transitioning: Vicissitudes of Racialized Indigeneities When Crossing the Line Arturo Arias
116
     
 
Review Essays
       
"Paper Trails and the Guatemalan State: From Dictatorship to Democracy" Rita M. Palacios
135
  Justice: Maya Women, Dictators, and Crime in Guatemala 1898-1944.
by David Carey Jr.
   
  Paper Cadavers: The Archives of Dictatorship in Guatemala.
by Kirsten Weld
   
       
"Indigenous Andean Culture in Peru and Bolivia During the 20th Century and Beyond" Juan E. De Castro
140
  Earth Politics: Religion, Decolonization, and Bolivia’s Indigenous Intellectuals
by Waskar Ari
   
  Earth Beings: Ecologies of Practice across Andean Worlds
by Marisol de la Cadena
   
  When Rains Became Floods: A Child Soldier’s Story
by Lurgio Gavilán, translated byMargaret Randfall
   
       
"Immigration Debates" Alicia Ivonne Estrada
147
  Culling the Masses: Democratic Origins of Racist Immigration Policy in the Americas
by David Scott Fitzgerald and David Cook-Martin
   
  Illegal: Reflections of an Undocumented Immigrant
by José Ángel N
   
       
"The Rise of Latino Politics in the US" Luz E. Huertas
152
  Latino America: How America’s Most Dynamic Population is Poised to
Transform the Politics of the Nation

by Matt Barreto and Gary M. Segura
   
  Latino Politics
by Lisa García Bedolla
   
       
       


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