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Volume 70, Number 4, April 2014

Table of Contents


p. v

Of Signatures and Status: Andrés Sánchez Gallque and Contemporary Painters in Early Colonial Quito

pp. 603-644

Black Belizeans and Fugitive Mayas: Interracial Encounters on the Edge of Empire, 1750–1803

pp. 645-675

Transnational Activist: Magda Portal and the American Popular Revolutionary Alliance (APRA), 1926–1950

pp. 667-706

History, Memory, and Utopia in the Missionaries’ Creation of the Indigenous Movement in Brazil (1967–1988)

pp. 707-730

Inter-American Notes: Obituary James Lockhart (1933–2014)

pp. 731-733


Books in Brief

pp. 733-738


La palabra en el bosque (The Word in The Woods) by Jeffrey L. Gould, Carlos Henríquez Consalvi (review)

pp. 739-740

African Slavery and Diaspora Studies

The Great African Slave Revolt of 1825: Cuba and the Fight for Freedom in Matanzas by Manuel Barcia (review)

pp. 740-741

Cultural/ Literary Studies

Cruel Modernity by Jean Franco (review)

pp. 742-743

Children of the Days: A Calendar of Human History by Eduardo Galeano (review)

pp. 743-744

Economic History

Industry & Revolution: Social and Economic Change in Orizaba Valley, Mexico by Aurora Gómez-Galvarriato (review)

pp. 744-746

Measuring Up: A History of Living Standards in Mexico, 1850–1950 by Moramay López-Alonso (review)

pp. 746-747

Family/Gender Studies

Working Women, Entrepreneurs, and the Mexican Revolution: The Coffee Culture of Córdoba, Veracruz by Heather Fowler-Salamini (review)

pp. 747-749

Women’s Roles in Latin America and the Caribbean by Kathryn A. Sloan (review)

pp. 749-750

Global and Transnational History

Goodbye, Brazil: Émigrés from the Land of Soccer and Samba by Maxine L. Margolis (review)

pp. 750-752

A Call to Conscience: The Anti-Contra War Campaign by Roger Peace (review)

pp. 752-753

Puerto Rican Citizen: History and Political identity in Twentieth-Century New York City by Lorrin Thomas (review)

pp. 753-754

History and Memory

Afterlives of Confinement: Spatial Transitions in Postdictatorship Latin America by Susana Draper (review)

pp. 755-756

Argentina’s Partisan Past: Nationalism and the Politics of History by Michael Goebel (review)

pp. 756-757

An Historical Account of the Black Empire of Hayti by Marcus Rainsford (review)

pp. 758-759


Jardines secretos, legitimaciones públicas. El Partido Autonomista Nacional y la política argentina de fines del siglo XIX by Paula Alonso (review)

pp. 759-760

Democracy in “Two Mexicos”: Political Institutions in Oaxaca and Nuevo Leon by Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera (review)

pp. 761-762

Negotiating Empire: The Cultural Politics of Schools in Puerto Rico, 1898–1952 by Solsiree del Moral (review)

pp. 762-763

Folkloric Poverty: Neoliberal Multiculturalism in Mexico by Rebecca Overmyer-Velásquez (review)

pp. 763-765

Myths of Demilitarization in Postrevolutionary Mexico, 1920−1960 by Thomas Rath (review)

pp. 765-767

Visual Culture and Film Studies

Visible Empire: Botanical Expeditions & Visual Culture in the Hispanic Enlightenment by Daniela Bleichmar (review)

pp. 767-768

Rafael Ferrer by Deborah Cullen (review)

pp. 768-770

Grupo Antillano: The Art of Afro-Cuba by Alejandro de la Fuente (review)

pp. 770-772

Constitutional Modernism: Architecture and Civil Society in Cuba, 1933–1959 by Timothy Hyde (review)

pp. 772-774

Fatal Revolutions: Natural History, West Indian Slavery, and the Routes of American Literature by Christopher P. Iannini (review)

pp. 774-775

Religion/ Religious Practices

La disputa por las almas. Las órdenes religiosas en Campeche, siglo XVIII by Adriana Rocher Salas (review)

pp. 776-777

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