Contextos: CLAS Blog Features New Post

Chris Gatto, PhD Candidate in History, writes about the difficulties that archival research faced during the September 7 2017 earthquake, in the southern states of Mexico. Read more here. 

Contextos, the blog of the Center for Latin American Studies, is intended to provide students, faculty, alumni, associates, and friends with an interactive space for sharing knowledge, research news, professional projects, and engaging stories and photographs about Latin America and the Caribbean. As the name denotes, Contextos intends to reflect the heterogeneity of the region as seen through a variety of disciplinary lenses, as well as to capture the contrasting political, economic, and social realities that Latin Americans encounter in their lives.