Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Tulane at LASA 2016

May 12th, 2016

The XXXIV International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association in New York City will celebrate LASA‘€™s 50th anniversary at which numerous faculty and graduate students will be attending. For the convenience of conference attendees and participants, we have prepared a list of all Tulane affiliated presenters below. We look forward to seeing you at LASA2016!

You can find the full 2016 LASA program here

066 // LTC – Panel – Friday, 9:45am – 11:15am, Concourse H
Cuban Intermediality
Chairs: Marilyn G Miller, Tulane University
Anke Birkenmaier, Indiana University
“Medical and Psycho-Social Metaphors in the Early Work of Fernando Ortiz”: Robin D Moore, University of Texas/Austin
‘€œ‘€™El ágora entre manglares‘€™: la arquitectura en la obra de Alejo Carpentier‘€: Charlotte W Rogers, University of Virginia
‘€œCuban radio theater: Severo Sarduy‘€™s use of voice in La playa and La caída‘€: Anke Birkenmaier, Indiana University
‘€œIntermedialidad e intertextualidad en la obra de Kcho‘€: Marilyn G Miller, Tulane University Discussant: Rachel L Price, Princeton University

206 // SMP – Panel – Friday, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Beekman
Socio-Economic Developments in Crucial Sectors
Chair: Steven E Samford, University of Toronto
‘€œLights, Participation, Action: Public-Private Partnerships and Participatory Institutions in São Paulo City‘€: Raquel de Mattos Pimenta
‘€œMaking Inroads? The Politics of Infrastructure under the New Left‘€: Riitta Ilona Koivumaeki, Center for Inter-American Policy & Research, Tulane University
‘€œThe Contentious Politics of Corporate Responsiblity in Mining‘€: Paul A Haslam, University of Ottawa
‘€œThe Politics of Renewable Energy Policy in Chile‘€: Roy C Nelson, Thunderbird School of Global Management
‘€œTourism and the developmental state: from banker‘€™s fantasy to poverty reducer?‘€: Emma J Fawcett
Discussant: Eliza J Willis, Grinnell College

221 // SEC – Workshop – Friday, 4:15pm – 5:45pm, Grand Ballroom West
Agriculture: 50 years in the past, 50 years in the future
Sponsor: Food, Agriculture and Rural Studies Session Organizer: Steven S Zahniser, USDA Economic Research Service
Chair: Nashieli C Rangel Loera, Universidade Estadual de Campinas
Presenters: Kirsten A Appendini, El Colegio de México
Amalia Leguizamón, Tulane University
Mauricio Berger, CONICET IIFAP UNC
Maria Marcela Crovetto, Universidad de Buenos Aires
Gerardo Otero, Simon Fraser University
Susana T Aparicio, Universidad de Buenos Aires
Steven S Zahniser, USDA Economic Research Service

252 // SECLASA Section Presentation – Friday, 4:15pm – 5:45pm, Trianon Ballroom
Managing Memory: Human Rights Landscape and The Road Ahead
Sponsor: Southern Cone Studies
Session Organizer: ksenija bilbija
Chair: Fernando A Blanco, Bucknell University
‘€œFemale Revenge and Restitution Narratives in Post-Authoritarian Chile‘€: ksenija bilbija
‘€œTortura en el Vientre: Violación y Abuso de mujeres embarazadas en la Comisión Valech: Elizabeth Lira, Universidad Alberto Hurtado
‘€œAn Excess of Justice? Argentina and the Politics of Justice for Past Atrocity‘€: Leigh A Payne, University of Oxford
‘€œSilences, Taboos, and Human Rights in Argentina‘€: Nancy J GatesMadsen, Luther College ‘€œMemory and transition: Revisiting the 1970s in novels by Pola Oloixarac, Martín Kohan, and Gustavo Ferreyra‘€: Idelber V Avelar, Tulane University
Discussant: Mabel E Moraña, Washington University/St. Louis

410 // HUM – Workshop – Saturday, 9:45am – 11:15am, Sutton South
Human Rights, Past and Future: An Interdisciplinary Conversation
Sponsor: Human Rights
Session Organizer: Anne M Lambright, Trinity College
Chair: Idelber V Avelar, Tulane University
Presenters: Arturo Arias, University of California
Merced Kathryn A Sikkink, Harvard University
Steve J Stern, University of Wisconsin/Madison
Kimberly S Theidon, Fletcher School

415 // SMP – Workshop – Saturday, 9:45am – 11:15am, Beekman
Latin America’s Political Economy after the Commodities Boom
Sponsor: Highlighted panel
Session Organizer: Kurt G Weyland, University of Texas/Austin Chair: Kurt G Weyland, University of Texas/Austin
Presenters: Nora Lustig, Tulane University
Evelyne S Huber, University of North Carolina
George R Gray-Molina, UNDP

426 // GEN – Panel – Saturday, 9:45am – 11:15am, Union Square
Poéticas de la violencia: Nuevos avances en la dinámica de género y representación en América Latina Session
Organizer: Maria Alejandra Aguilar Dornelles, University at Albany-SUNY
Chair: Maria Alejandra Aguilar Dornelles, University at Albany SUNY
‘€œPoesía, violencia y performance: Rocío Silva Santisteban y Regina Galindo‘€: Bethsabe Huaman Andia, Tulane University
‘€œViolencia e hipersexualización en la nueva narrativa mexicana escrita por mujeres‘€: Cándida E Vivero
‘€œExclusión y silencio en dos textos dramáticos de Elena Garro‘€: Martha M Peña
‘€œUna mestiza, un simulacro y la ira de la Inquisición virreinal en La fiesta del mulato de Luisa Josefina Hernández‘€: Georgina J Whittingham, State University of New York/Oswego
‘€œTensiones y violencias en la identidad de la mujer latinoamericana en el cine y la literature‘€: Jessica Franca Artigas, Facultad de Arte y Medios de Comunicación Audiovisual (FAMCA) perteneciente al ‘€œInstituto Superior de Artes‘€ (ISA)

456 // PIP – Panel – Saturday, 12:45pm – 2:15pm, Rotunda
Argentina‘€™s 2015 Election in Comparative Perspective: Evidence from the Argentine Panel Election Study
Chair: Noam Lupu, University of Wisconsin-Madison
‘€œBad Governors, Worse Presidents: Responsibility Diffusion in Federal States‘€: Ernesto F Calvo, University of Maryland
‘€œVoting for the (Incumbent) Peronists: Individual and Provincial Sources of Electoral Support for Daniel Scioli in the 2015 Presidential Elections‘€: Carlos H Gervasoni, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
‘€œVoter Perceptions of Clientelism: Individual Experiences vs. Media Coverage and Preconceptions‘€: Virginia Oliveros, Tulane University
‘€œMacri’s Mandate: Ideological Shift or Fine-tuning?‘€: Luis E Schiumerini, University of Oxford Discussant: Maria Victoria Murillo, Columbia University

457 // HUM – Panel – Saturday, 12:45pm – 2:15pm, Sutton
South Audiences‘€™ Experiences with Memorialization Initiatives Addressing Human Rights Abuses
Session Organizers: Olga M Gonzalez-Castaneda, Macalester College
Susana M Kaiser, University of San Francisco
Chair: Maria Eugenia Ulfe, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
‘€œShowing Progress: Triads, Transparency, and the Making of Visitor Experience in Peru‘€: Joseph P Feldman, Trent University
‘€œHeated Exchanges at the ‘€œTiempos de Memoria‘€ Exhibit in Commemoration of the Tenth Anniversary of the Peruvian TRC Report‘€: Olga M Gonzalez-Castaneda, Macalester College ‘€œVicariously Witnessing ESMA‘€™s Atrocities‘€: Susana M Kaiser, University of San Francisco
‘€œTrans-local paces of commemoration and diasporic countermapping‘€: Carolina Ramirez, Universidad Alberto Hurtado.
‘€œOtras memorias sobre las dictaduras del Cono Sur: más allá del relato de las víctimas‘€: Loreto Lopez, Universidad de Chile
Discussant: Rebecca J Atencio, Tulane University

483 // ECO – Panel – Saturday, 12:45pm – 2:15pm, Gibson
Latin American Development in the Coming Decade: Challenges and Opportunities.
Chair: Eva A Paus, Mount Holyoke College
‘€œMacroeconomics‘€: José Antonio Ocampo, Columbia University
‘€œUniversal Social Policies‘€: Diego Sánchez-Ancochea, University of Oxford
‘€œInequality‘€: Nora Lustig, Tulane University

489 // FIL – Panel – Saturday, 12:45pm – 2:15pm, Americas Hall II
New Directions in Argentine Cinema and History: Celebrating LASA at 50
Session Organizer: Jessica L Stites Mor, University of British Columbia/Okanagan
Chair: Jessica L Stites Mor, University of British Columbia/Okanagan
‘€œLa road-movie documental en América Latina: orígenes, problemas y variantes de un género emergente‘€: Pablo Piedras, Universidad de Buenos Aires, CONICET, UNILA
‘€œThe Ends of Allegory at the End of History in Matías Piñeiro‘€™s Todos mienten‘€ (2009): Brendan H Lanctot, University of Puget Sound
‘€œWandering Forever Between the Winds: Film Genre, the Gaucho Film, and Argentine National Cinema‘€: Nicolas Poppe, Middlebury College
Discussant: Antonio D Gómez, Tulane University

563 // CUL – Panel – Saturday, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Riverside Suite
*The Reach and Limits of Venezuela´s Bolivarian Project: Theoretical and Empirical Debate
Session Organizers: Maria del Pilar García-Guadilla, Universidad Simón Bolívar
David A Smilde, Tulane University
Chair: Maria del Pilar García-Guadilla, Universidad Simón Bolívar
‘€œFrom Partial to Full Conflict Theory: a Neo-Weberian Portrait of Post-Neoliberal Venezuela‘€: David A Smilde, Tulane University
‘€œClass Strategies of the Chavista governments in Venezuela: Pragmatic and Populist Policies in a Broader Context‘€: Steve Ellner, Universidad de Oriente Puerto La Cruz
‘€œCommune, Glimpsing the Commune‘€: George Ciccariello-Maher, Drexel University
‘€œEl Bumerang de la Democracia Participativa-Directa y la Inclusión- Excluyente en el Proyecto Revolucionario Bolivariano en Venezuela‘€: Maria del Pilar García-Guadilla, Universidad Simón Bolívar
‘€œReorganizing Popular Sector Incorporation in the Political Arena: Venezuela in Comparative Perspective‘€: Eduardo Silva, Tulane University
Discussant: Julie A Skurski, City University of New York – Grad Center

579 // PIP – Panel – Saturday, 4:15pm – 5:45pm, Rotunda Causal Inference and Elections in Latin America
Session Organizer: Giancarlo Visconti, Columbia University
Chair: Virginia Oliveros, Tulane University
‘€œAccountability and Incumbent Performance in the Brazilian Northeast‘€: Taylor C Boas, Boston University; Fernando Hidalgo, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
‘€œA Reanalysis of Community-Level Outcomes Mexico‘€™s Progresa Experiment‘€: Tara L Slough, Columbia University
‘€œCommon Knowledge, Relative Performance and Political Accountability‘€: Eric Arias, New York University
‘€œNatural Disaster and Political Preferences: A Conjoint Analysis of Voters‘€™ Choices and Candidates‘€™ Characteristics‘€: Giancarlo Visconti, Columbia University
Discussant: Noam Lupu, University of Wisconsin-Madison

647 // INT – Panel – Saturday, 6:00pm – 7:30pm, Rhinelander Gallery Center
Contentious political issues in contemporary inter-American affairs: from (non)insurgency to international security and trade policymaking
‘€œHabits and Policy: The Social Construction of Foreign Policymaking Processes‘€: Mariano E Bertucci, Tulane University
‘€œWho did not become a Zapatista insurgent? The case of the 1994 Chiapas uprising‘€: Arturo C Sotomayor, University of Texas at San Antonio
‘€œUnderstanding the Legacies of Statebuilding under U.S. Military Occupation: Lessons from Latin America‘€: Don Leonard, Tulane University
Discussant: Tom Long, University of Reading

666 // MAS – Panel – Saturday, 6:00pm – 7:30pm, Holland Media
Technology and Citizen Engagement in Latin America
Chair: Enrique Peruzzotti, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
‘€œGovernments and Community Influence on the News Media Decision-Making in Latin America. Old Practices as Strategies to Control Information‘€: Manuel Chávez, Michigan State University ‘€œConstructing (In)Security: Media Representation of Civil Society Voices‘€: Michelle D Bonner, University of Victoria
‘€œTelevision, Social Media and Political Protest in Brazil: Struggles over Representation‘€: Mauro P Porto, Tulane University
‘€œPublic Connection and Social Networks: Citizenship, Deliberation, and Engagement in Mexico‘€: Manuel Alejandro Guerrero Martinez, Universidad Iberoamericana
Discussant: Sallie L Hughes, University of Miami

711 // FIL – Panel – Sunday, 8:00am – 9:30am, Harlem
En tránsito: cine, movilidad, transformación
Session Organizer: Antonio D Gómez, Tulane University
Chair: Natalia D’Alessandro, Tulane University
Narrativas en transición. Un análisis del film De la Argentina de Werner Schroeter‘€: Paola J Margulis, Universidad de Buenos Aires – CONICET
‘€œMasculinidades convergentes en Bombón, el perro de Carlos Sorín‘€: Juan P Roman-Alvarado, The University of Kansas
‘€œTraspasar las fronteras: afecto e ideología en ¿Quíen es Dayani Cristal?‘€: Adolfo Bejar, University of Arizona
‘€œÂ¿Qué se encuentra buscando un sueño? Migración, road trip y dimensión social en La jaula de oro (2013) y Viento aparte (2015)‘€: Isis M Sadek, University of South Carolina

759 // PIP – Panel – Sunday, 9:45am – 11:15am, Rotunda
Civil Society, Left Parties, and States in Latin America: Patterns of Organization and Uneven Representation
Session Organizer: Santiago J Anria, Tulane University
Chair: Sara J Niedzwiecki, The University of New Mexico
‘€œThe Fates of Movement-Based Parties: Comparing the MAS, the PT, and the FA‘€: Santiago J Anria, Tulane University
‘€œWhat do Voters Want and What are Parties Giving? An Analysis of Indigenous Preferences and Political Representation in Bolivia and Peru‘€: Mariana Giusti Rodríguez, Cornell University ‘€œ¡Suéltame pasado! Las (distintas) crisis de la izquierda ‘€œsocialdemócrata‘€ latinoamericana‘€: Juan Pablo Luna, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
La legitimidad que brinda el fracaso: Hablar de la izquierda desde Colombia y Perú‘€: Alberto Vergara Paniagua, Banting/Harvard University
‘€œDemocratic breakdowns in the Andes: Populism and Popularity‘€: Aaron E Watanabe, University of Oxford
Discussant: Candelaria Garay, Harvard University

776 // DEM – Workshop – Sunday, 9:45am – 11:15am, Rhinelander Gallery North
Las elecciones parlamentarias venezolanas de 2015
Session Organizers: Manuel Hidalgo Trenado, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
Jose Manuel Puente, IESA-University of Oxford
Presenters: Miriam Kornblith, National Endowment for Democracy/Universidad Central de Venezuela
David A Smilde, Tulane University
Dorothy Kronick, University of Pennsylvania
Carlos A Romero Méndez, Universidad Central de Venezuela

845 // FIL – Panel – Sunday, 12:45pm – 2:15pm, Midtown
Latin American Film Production and the Transnational
Chair: Christina E Green, University of California San Diego
‘€œChile-USA . Encrucijadas liminoides en dos filmes de Pablo Larraín: Tony Manero y No!‘€: Xose Pereira-Boan, Tulane University
‘€œGlobal Film Worlds: The Cinematography of Emmanuel Lubezki‘€: Kerry T Hegarty, Miami University, Ohio
‘€œSetting the Stage: Early Twentieth-Century Racialized and Gendered Constructions of Honduran Banana Workers through the Lens of U.S. Educational Films‘€: Christina E Green, University of California San Diego
‘€œTradición y Venezuela rural en las películas de la Unidad Fílmica Shell de Venezuela (1952-1965)‘€: Maria G Colmenares, Universidad Central de Venezuela

858 // LSN – Panel – Sunday, 12:45pm – 2:15pm, Concourse B
Raza, criollismo e identidad en los siglos XVIII y XIX
Chair: Rubén A Sánchez-Godoy, Southern Methodist University
‘€œConstruyendo la insurrección: criollos, chapetones y plebeyos en la Rebelión de los Barrios de Quito, 1765‘€: Estefania Flores, Tulane University
‘€œPoetas esclavos en el siglo XIX Cubano‘€: Yansert Fraga León, AHS
‘€œRebel Identities in the Caste War Novels of the Mexican Southeast: Sarah M West, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
‘€œSimón Bolívar y el problema colonial/post-colonial de las castas:‘€ Rubén A Sánchez-Godoy, Southern Methodist University

881 // DEM – Workshop – Sunday, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Rhinelander Gallery North
After Transitions: The Quality and Diversity of Democratic Regimes 30 Years Later – I
Session Organizers: Gabriela Ippolito-O’Donnell, Universidad Nacional de San Martín
Enrique Peruzzotti, Universidad Torcuato Di Tella
Chair: Maxwell A Cameron, University of British Columbia
Presenters: Alicia S Lissidini Dotti, Universidad Nacional de San Martín
Thamy Pogrebinschi, WZB Berlin Social Science Center
Felipe Alpízar, CIEP UCR
Santiago J Anria, Tulane University
Lucas I Gonzalez, CONICET/Universidad Católica ArgentinaUniversidad Nacional de San Martin

968 // SEC – Workshop – Sunday, 4:15pm – 5:45pm, Trianon Ballroom
Latin American Documentary Film in the New Millennium
Sponsor: Film Studies
Chairs: Michael J Lazzara, University of California/Davis
Maria Guadalupe Arenillas, Northern Michigan University
Presenters: Joanna E Page, University of Cambridge
Pablo Piedras, Universidad de Buenos Aires, CONICET, UNILA
Antonio D Gómez, Tulane University
Gustavo P Furtado, Duke University
Lisa R DiGiovanni

974 // CSS – Panel – Sunday, 4:15pm – 5:45pm, Flatiron
New Means of Measuring the Overlap between Ethnic Identity and Environmental Conflict: Exploring Intensity of Conflicts over Extraction in the Andes
‘€œEnvironmental Attitudes in a Climate-Vulnerable State: Self-Interest Challenges Post-Materialist Values along Ecuador‘€™s Oil Extraction Frontier‘€: Karleen Jones West, SUNY Geneseo ‘€œExtractivismo en el Ecuador: dinámica del conflicto durante el gobierno de Rafael Correa (2006-2013)‘€: Sara Latorre Tomas
‘€œExtractive Industries, Political Mobilization, and Prior Consultation Regimes: Evidence from Mexico, Peru, and Bolivia‘€: Marcela Torres Wong, American University
Discussant: Eduardo Silva, Tulane University

1004 // MAS – Panel – Sunday, 6:00pm – 7:30pm, Midtown
Alternative Music Scenes Since the 1980s
Chair: Paul Sneed, SNU
“A canção em São Paulo e sua inserção na indústria musical brasileira na década de 1980”: Pedro G Cesar Pires
“The Co-Existentialism of Chico Science and Brazil‘€™s Mangue Movement”: Paul Sneed, SNU
“Latin American Indie Music Deterritorialized: Blogs and Transnational Networks”: Camilo A Malagon, Tulane University
“Legitimación cultural de la narcoviolencia en la música del Movimiento alterado: femineidades masculinas”: Enrique Chacón, University of Tennessee

1007 // CUL – Panel – Sunday, 6:00pm – 7:30pm, Turtle Bay
Asia/Asians in Contemporary Latin American Culture
Session Organizer: Teresa Ko, Ursinus College
Chair: Teresa Ko, Ursinus College
‘€œAnti-orientalist Orientalism?: Reading César Aira‘€: Teresa Ko, Ursinus College
‘€œInclusion, exclusion and ‘being singular plural’: the Chinatown as a space for gender and racial performativity in Cristina Rivera Garza‘€™s Verde Shanghai (2011)‘€: Maria Montt Strabucchi, University of Manchester
‘€œUnreliable Documentation: Maps of the Orient in Bernardo Carvalho‘€: Allison E White, Tulane University
‘€œBeyond China and Japan: Unequal Representations of Asia in Latin American Cultural Discourses‘€: Jungwon Park, Kyung Hee University
‘€œReconfiguring Identities: Latin American Cinema by Asian Filmmakers‘€: Maria Mercedes Vazquez Vazquez, The University of Hong Kong

1029 // FIL – Panel – Sunday, 6:00pm – 7:30pm, New York
Margen y centro: formalizaciones del espacio en el cine argentino
Session Organizer: Antonio D Gómez, Tulane University
‘€œFluencias cinemáticas. Aporte a la figuración urbana en el cine argentino modern‘€: Marcos A Pérez Llahí, Universidad de Buenos Aries
‘€œLugares de lo siniestro: La mujer sin cabeza de Lucrecia Martel‘€: Natalia D’Alessandro, Tulane University
‘€œEl cine en la villa y la villa en el cine‘€: Rocio F Gordon, Christopher Newport University
‘€œOtra vez el desierto: Jauja de Lisandro Alonso‘€: Antonio D Gómez, Tulane University

1113 // CUL – Panel – Monday, 8:00am – 9:30am, Turtle Bay
Baianidade and the Cultural Politics of Regional Identity in Brazil
Chair: Christopher J Dunn, Tulane University
‘€œContesting Visions of Inclusion: Mid-twentieth-century Modernism and Cultural Politics in Bahia, Brazil‘€: Scott A Ickes, Gustavus Adolphus College
‘€œThe Sweetest Barbarians: Hippie Counterculture and Baianidade in Authoritarian Brazil‘€: Christopher J Dunn, Tulane University
‘€œThe Baianidade of Black Power: The Blocos Afros of Salvador, 1974-1990‘€: Kim D Butler, Rutgers University ‘€œThe Awakening Giant‘€: The State of Bahia‘€™s Belated Acknowledgment of African American Roots Tourism”: Patricia Pinho, SUNY/University at Albany

1164 // URL – Panel – Monday, 9:45am – 11:15am, Regent
Dissent and detention: resisting the mass incarceration model
Chair: Alfonso Gonzales, University of Texas at Austin
‘€œUnauthorized migrants in transit as democratic subjects: fleeing deportation and police violence, enacting freedom and hospitality in the borderlands‘€: Martha Balaguera, University of Massachusetts Amherst
‘€œPunitive Dispossession: Neoliberalism and the Route to Mass Incarceration‘€: Elva F Orozco Mendoza, Drexel University
‘€œDetenciones del 1Dmx: Disenso y Subjetividad Politica ante la Criminalización de la Protesta‘€: Diana K Soto-Olson, Stone Center at Tulane University

1226 // CUL – Panel – Monday, 12:45pm – 2:15pm, Turtle Bay
Despojo y la formación de sujetos y subjetividades políticas en América Latina
Session Organizers: Julio Arias Vanegas, City University of New York/Graduate Center
Diana Ojeda, Instituto Pensar, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
Chair: Julio Arias Vanegas, City University of New York/Graduate Center
‘€œTopografías del abandono: Sujetos en riesgo, zonas de despojo y compasión estatal en Colombia‘€: Alejandro Camargo, Syracuse University
‘€œEntre la fuga y la captura: conflicto agrario, despojo y reubicación en el Bajo Aguán, Honduras‘€: Andres Leon Araya
‘€œCommunity Forest Concessionaires: Resisting Green Grabs and Producing Political Subjects in Guatemala‘€: Jennifer A Devine, Texas State University
‘€œMaking /Taking /Being with the Forest: Green Grabbing and its Others in Chiapas‘€: Dianne E Rocheleau, Clark University
‘€œGender and Motherhood in the Struggles against Dispossession in Argentina‘€: Amalia Leguizamón, Tulane University
Discussant: Marc Edelman, City University of New York/Hunter College

1303 // DEM – Panel – Monday, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Hilton Boardroom
Pautas para a democratização: anos 1950, 1960 e 1970
‘€œModernização, democracia e totalitarismo: teses de transição democrática‘€: Elizabeth Cancelli, USP
‘€œÃ‰ de resto a busca da liberdade‘€[‘€œColuna do Castello‘€, 18/2/1978.]: os caminhos para a democratização na ‘€œColuna do Castello‘€: lucia grinberg, UNIRIO ‘€œModernization, Convergence, and Exclusionist State Practices: the case of Brazil: Martha K Huggins, Tulane University Emerita
‘€œ4 de setembro de 1969: o sequestro do embaixador Charles Burke Elbrick e suas implicações‘€: Pâmela Resende

1311 // LST – Panel – Monday, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Concourse D
Recovecos escondidos: La intimidad en la narrativa centroamericana contemporánea
Session Organizers: Alicia Z Miklos, Texas Tech University
Ignacio Sarmiento, Tulane University
Chair: Alicia Z Miklos, Texas Tech University
‘€œEl imaginario de la desintegración íntima: la masculinidad en la novela detectivesca y novela negra nicaragüense contemporánea‘€: Alicia Z Miklos, Texas Tech University
‘€œEl ocaso de la familia feliz. Consecuencias íntimas de la catástrofe en Los locos mueren de viejos de Vanessa Nuñez y Las flores de Denise Phè-Funchal‘€: Ignacio Sarmiento, Tulane University
‘€œLa íntima muerte en la primera novela centroamericana de la diáspora: Inmortales (1983)‘€: Oriel M Siu, University of Puget Sound
‘€œUncanny Intimacy and Neoliberal Critique in Fernando Contreras Castro‘€™s Única mirando al mar‘€: Jennifer M Abercrombie Foster, University of Kansas
‘€œLa política del miedo y la intimidad como refugio en El material humano de Rodrigo Rey Rosa‘€: Magdalena Perkowska, Hunter College/The Graduate Center, CUNY
Discussant: Sophie Esch, Colorado State University

1333 // ECO – Panel – Monday, 4:15pm – 5:45pm, Clinton
Cuban Reforms in Comparative Perspective
“Reforming Communism: Cuba in Comparative Perspective”: Scott J Morgenstern, University of Pittsburgh
“Options and Obstacles for International Investment and Economic Growth in Cuba”: Yu Xiao, University of Pittsburgh
“Cartas a la Dirección and the Evolving Social Contract in Cuba”: Martin Dimitrov, Tulane University

1343 // LTC – Panel – Monday, 4:15pm – 5:45pm, Liberty 1
Fala baixo senão eu grito: a sombra do passado ditatorial em narrativas brasileiras
Session Organizer: Cristiane B Lira, University of Georgia
‘€œPluralizing history or the search for new narrative genres: bordering history, memory, and literature‘€: Nina Schneider, University of Cologne
‘€œA narrativa do trauma e a construção da identidade em “Diário da queda” e “Sinfonia em branco”: Angela R Mooney, Tulane University
‘€œSpecters of the past: dictatorship as disease in “Onde andará Dulce Veiga?” by Caio Fernando Abreu‘€: Giulia Ricco, Duke University
‘€œThe collaborator and the guerrilheira in Urariano Mota‘€™s “Soledad no Recife”‘€: Rebecca J Atencio, Tulane University
‘€œA personagem da guerrilheira na literatura brasileira: objetos e espectros: Cristiane B Lira, University of Georgia

1366 // SMP – Panel – Monday, 4:15pm – 5:45pm, Beekman
Repercussions of Economic Booms and Crises
Chair: Chuck Sturtevant, University of Aberdeen
‘€œExogenous Shocks and Misattribution of Responsibility for Economic Performance: Results From Survey Experiments‘€: Cesar Zucco, FGV; Daniela Campello, Getúlio Vargas Foundation ‘€œFrom Neoliberalism to Neo-developmentalism in Argentina (2002- 2007)‘€: Hilal Gezmis
‘€œWho Boomed the Best in the Andes? Assessing developmental performance in Colombia, Peru, Ecuador and Bolivia‘€: James F Rochlin, University of British Columbia
Discussant: Riitta Ilona Koivumaeki, Center for Inter-American Policy & Research, Tulane University

1369 // SECLASA Section Presentation – Monday, 4:15pm – 5:45pm, Grand Ballroom West
Salud Pública y Medicina: Asuntos Pendientes y Nuevos Temas en América Latina y el Caribe Sponsor: Health, Science and Society
Chair: Raul Necochea, University of North Carolina/Chapel Hill
‘€œLa Gubernamentalidad de la Caloría: Colombia Entre Políticas Nutricionales Internacionales y Problemas Sociales Nacionales, 1930-1950‘€: Stefan Pohl-Valero, Associate Professor
‘€œMexican Public Health and the Production of Universal Knowledge about Chemical Exposures‘€: Elizabeth F Roberts, University of Michigan
‘€œGulf of Disease: Merging Environmental and Medical Narratives to Reconstruct Latin American and Caribbean History‘€: Heather L McCrea, Kansas State University
‘€œRegionalisms in Global Health: Governing Noncommunicable Diseases in Latin America and the Caribbean, the Case of CARICOM: Mary A Clark, Tulane University