indigenous politics

April 28, 2023
Alexander Aviña

In his new book, historian Javier Puente chronicles how rural communities in the Andean highlands played a key role in the making of state power in twentieth-century Peru.

December 5, 2022
Héctor Nahuelpán, Álvaro Hofflinger, Edgars Martínez y Pablo Millalen

Mientras el capitalismo y el colonialismo se reacomodan en Chile, las comunidades mapuche continuan la lucha para recuperar sus tierras ancestrales.

April 6, 2020
Benjamin Dangl

In this adapted excerpt from his new book, Benjamin Dangl delves into the ways oral history, collective memory, and grassroots historical research have played a key role in Bolivian Indigenous movements.

June 21, 2018
Simon Granovsky-Larsen

In the course of less than a month, seven campesino-Indigenous activists were murdered. What explains the onslaught?

April 8, 2016
Nicolas Cadena

Ciro Guerra’s masterful film complicates post-colonial encounters and indigenous representation in the Colombian jungle.  

September 25, 2007
Jaime Arocha Rodríguez
September 25, 2007
Les Field
September 25, 2007
Carol A. Smith
September 25, 2007
Carol A. Smith


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