Latin American History Seminar: The New World: Eurocentric Label or Valid Historical Category?

Date

Thu, 09/06/2016 -
17:00 to 18:30
Rothermere American Institute, 1a South Parks Road

Convenor

Eduardo Posada-Carbo

Speaker(s)

Jose Moya, University of Columbia

José C. Moya is Professor of History at the Barnard College in Columbia University. 

He has written extensively on global migration, gender, and labor.  Professor Moya has received three Fulbright Fellowships, a Burkhardt Fellowship, and a Del Amo Fellowship. His research and scholarship have also been supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities.  His book, Cousins and Strangers: Spanish Immigrants in Buenos Aires, 1850-1930, received five awards. The journal Historical Methods devoted a forum to its theoretical and methodological contributions to migration studies.

Professor Moya edited a Latin American Historiography for Oxford University Press.  He is also working on the socio-cultural history of anarchism in belle-époque Buenos Aires and the Atlantic world.  Professor Moya is the Director of the Barnard Forum on Migration.

Further Information

Jointly organized by the Global History Centre, the Rothermere American Institute and the Latin American Centre.

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