February 9 :
Haiti: Silencing the Past
Johns Hopkins Gazette: July 7 1997
Johns Hopkins Magazine: November 1994 Issue
Course and Instructor
Pages/University of Texas Austin
Books about Jean-François Lyotard
The Lyotard Auto-Differend
A Foucault Links Page
Article: KOSOVO, NATO, AND THE KLA
Article: WORLD CAPITALISM AT THE ABYSS
Todorov on : What is Western Tradition? (excerpt)
Notes on a Todorov lecture in the form of a poem
An article from Time
& Writing, "The First Mexican Historiography e-zine" (O'Gorman
as a reference)
Summary and abstracts from a Symposium with Enrique Dussel, Re-Constructing Time and Borders: Latina/o Religious/Cultural Change and Identities
Web search for Dussel yeilds several sites on Liberation Theology. Here's
a concise history of Liberation Theology which also makes reference
Interpreted Sonnets of Sor Juana Inez de la Cruz
The entry in Encyclodaedia Britannica Online for Sor
A page of Castellanos poetry from a website, "Pages of Mexican Poetry"
An interview printed in conjunction with the publication of the English translation of Castellanos' The Book of Lamentations
Biblioteca Virtual de Simon Bolivar: English Version
site on GeoCities by University of Texas Professor Chris Conway
Another Sarmiento homepage by Centro de Estudios para la Integracion del Conocimiento, CEICON: en Espanol
Domingo Faustino Sarmiento: Estadista, escritor y promotor de la ciencia
Recursos para el estudio de Juan Rulfo
de Ariel de José Enrique Rodó from the website "Fundacion
Octavio Paz en linea"
Website for: Fundacion Octavio Paz
A page of links: Octavio Paz Premio Nobel de Literatura
A biography and bibliography of Octavio Paz
From the website, Mexico Connect: An obituary for Octavio Paz
From a website, Pages of Mexican Poetry: A page of Octavio Paz
Document: Octavio Paz, A Discourse On Literature & Publishing Today
The Free Cuba Foundation uses Marti quotes throughout their site. Here's why.
From Book Quarterly: A 1997 Review of Mea Cuba
Publisher's promo for a biography of Infante
Infante as Science
Fiction Writer: A list of his "Alternate Worlds" writing on the Magic
Dragon SciFi website.
An English-language Che Guevara Page, including archives, links, a gallery and a banner offering an opporunity to buy "Che" merchandise.
Bienvenue sur le site de CHE GUEVARA
A Russian Che Guevara page which includes an English-language option
Che Guevara - Legenden (in German)
The Che Guevara Information Archive (from Geocities) that includes a page on Che's Irish roots
Interview with Che Guevara Lynch from an Irish website
El Mercado de Cultura Hispana on Hispanico.com, a site to buy books by Garcia Marquez
The Gabriel Garcia Marquez page on the Nobel Prize Internet Archive
La Página de Julio Cortazar: en espanol, con links
Julio Cortazar en fotos
Contents for an edition of the journal, HOPSCOTCH, with a reference to Thorn's work on The Biblioteque Hatienne
Judith Thorn faculty page on the Santa Rosa Junior College/Department of Humanities and Interdisciplinary Studies website; includes c.v. and personal statement of academic interests and pedagogical philosophy
Nativenet announcement of Menchu's Nobel Prize
The Rigoberta Menchu Tum page on the Nobel Prize Internet Archive
A Menchu posting from Stanford's WAIS Forum on Central America
'Twas a year of jollies 'n' follies, a review of 1998 publishing "scandals," including alleged fictions in I, Rigoberta Menchu, by the Chicago Sun-Times book editor
An article from the webzine, JINN - Rigoberta Menchu's Truth
To go further:
Latin American History at SFSU: Key Links to Latin American Resources
Recommended further reading for History 830:
Alaman, Lucas. "Our Profession of Faith," El Tiempo, February 12, 1846, in Joseph S. Tulchin (ed.), Problems in Latin American History (New York, 1973).
Electa Arenal. The Answer: La Respuesta. Including a selection of Poems - Sor Juana Inez de la Cruz (New York, 1994).
Franco, Jean. The Modern Culture of Latin America (Penguin Books, 1984).
Gender Power in the Third World.
Gramci, Antonio. Selections from the Prison Notebooks, edited by Quintin Hoare and Geoffrey N. Smith (New York, 1978).
Giraldes, Ricardo, "Rosaura" in Bradford Burns, Latin America. Conflict and Creation (Englewood Cliffs, N.J. 1993).
Haya de la Torre, Victor Raul. "Indo-America" and "Thirty Years of Aprismo," in Paul E. Sigmund (ed.), The Ideologies of the Developing Nations, (New York, 1972).
Montejo, Victor. El Kanil. Man of Lightning (Signal Books, 1984).
Mora, Jose MarÌa Luis. "The Corporate Spirit" and "Corporate Property and Individual Property," in Joseph S. Tulchin (ed.) op. cit.
Paz, Octavio. "The Meaning of Independence," in Sheldon B. Liss and Peggy K. Liss (eds.), Man, State, and Society in Latin American History. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1972.
Vasconcelos, Jose. "La Raza Cosmicaiin." Bradford Burns (ed.), op. Cit.
Williams, Raymond. "Base and Superstructure in Marxist Cultural Theory", in Problems in Materialism and Culture (New York, 1980).
Zea, Leopoldo. "The Struggle for Intellectual Emancipation," in Sheldon B. Liss (eds.), op. cit.
Zuloaga, Felix. "In Defense of Religion," in Joseph S. Tulchin (ed.) op.cit.