LASA 2024

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We are pleased to attend the 2024 meeting of the Latin American Studies Association in Bogotá, Colombia, from June 12-15, 2024, and offer a discount on all of our new and award-winning books in Latin American History, Anthropology, Pre-Columbian Archaeology and more.

Be sure to chat with Senior Acquisitions Editor Kerry Webb at the conference about your questions or email to set up a meeting time to discuss your book project.

Apply the discount code UTXLASA during checkout online to receive 30% off the full list price of any book, plus free domestic shipping (US only). Offer valid from June 12 through July 31, 2024. Free domestic shipping for U.S. only. Browse featured authors, series, journals, and books below!

Below is a schedule of our authors presenting their work:

Author Panels at LASA 2024

Latinx: The Future is Now

Edited by Nicole Guidotti-Hernandez and Lorgia Garcia-Peña

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Historia USA

Edited by Luis Alvarez, Carlos Kevin Blanton, and Lorrin Thomas

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Visualidades: Studies in Latin American Visual History

Edited by Dr. Jessica Stites Mor and Ernesto Capello

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Ancient Maya Teeth

Dental Modification, Cosmology, and Social Identity in Mesoamerica

Vera Tiesler


Gender, Sexuality, and Struggle in Latina/o/x Gang Literature and Film

Frank García

Modernism’s Magic Hat

Architecture and the Illusion of Development without Capital

Ijlal Muzaffar

Memory in Fragments

The Lives of Ancient Maya Sculptures

Megan E. O'Neil

Latin American Comics in the Twenty-First Century

Transgressing the Frame

James Scorer

Invisibility and Influence

A Literary History of AfroLatinidades

Regina Marie Mills

Unruly Domestication

Poverty, Family, and Statecraft in Urban Peru

Kristin Skrabut

Visible Ruins

The Politics of Perception and the Legacies of Mexico's Revolution

Mónica M. Salas Landa

Conditionally Accepted

Navigating Higher Education from the Margins

Eric Joy Denise, Bertin M. Louis Jr.

Portraits of Persistence

Inequality and Hope in Latin America

Javier Auyero

Mesquite Pods to Mezcal

10,000 Years of Oaxacan Cuisines

Verónica Pérez Rodríguez, Shanti Morell-Hart, Stacie M. King

Paid to Care

Domestic Workers in Contemporary Latin American Culture

Rachel Randall

A Body of One's Own

A Trans History of Argentina

Patricio Simonetto

Emergent Quilombos

Black Life and Hip-Hop in Brazil

Bryce Henson

Voices in Aerosol

Youth Culture, Institutional Attunement, and Graffiti in Urban Mexico

Caitlin Frances Bruce

The History of a Periphery

Spanish Colonial Cartography from Colombia's Pacific Lowlands

Juliet B. Wiersema

Portable Postsocialisms

New Cuban Mediascapes after the End of History

Paloma Duong

Llamas beyond the Andes

Untold Histories of Camelids in the Modern World

Marcia Stephenson

Pink Gold

Women, Shrimp, and Work in Mexico

María L. Cruz-Torres

Black Feminist Constellations

Dialogue and Translation across the Americas

Christen A. Smith, Lorraine Leu

Social Fabric

Art and Activism in Contemporary Brazil

Maria Emilia Fernandez, Adele Nelson, MacKenzie Stevens

Reckoning with Harm

The Toxic Relations of Oil in Amazonia

Amelia M. Fiske


Latinidad, Popular Culture, and America's War on Drugs

Jason Ruiz

Harvesting Haiti

Reflections on Unnatural Disasters

Myriam J. A. Chancy

The Entablo Manuscript

Water Rituals and Khipu Boards of San Pedro de Casta, Peru

Sarah Bennison

The New Public Art

Collectivity and Activism in Mexico since the 1980s

Mara Polgovsky Ezcurra

The Comitán Valley

Sculpture and Identity on the Maya Frontier

Caitlin C. Earley

Resurrecting Tenochtitlan

Imagining the Aztec Capital in Modern Mexico City

Delia Cosentino, Adriana Zavala

Channeling Knowledges

Water and Afro-Diasporic Spirits in Latinx and Caribbean Worlds

Rebeca L. Hey-Colón

Predatory Economies

The Sanema and the Socialist State in Contemporary Amazonia

Amy Penfield

Reclaiming the Americas

Latinx Art and the Politics of Territory

Tatiana Reinoza

Nested Ecologies

A Multilayered Ethnography of Functional Medicine

Rosalynn A. Vega

Handbook of Latin American Studies, Vol. 76


Katherine D. McCann

Pitching Democracy

Baseball and Politics in the Dominican Republic

April Yoder

Dancing with Life

Recontextualizing Mexican Masks

Pavel Shlossberg

The Rural State

Making Comunidades, Campesinos, and Conflict in Peru's Central Sierra

Javier Puente

Unseen Art

Making, Vision, and Power in Ancient Mesoamerica

Claudia Brittenham

The Untranslatable Image

A Mestizo History of the Arts in New Spain, 1500–1600

Alessandra Russo, Susan Emanuel

Unraveling Time

Thirty Years of Ethnography in Cuenca, Ecuador

Ann Miles

Fatherhood in the Borderlands

A Daughter's Slow Approach

Domino Renee Perez

Siblings of Soil

Dominicans and Haitians in the Age of Revolutions

Charlton W. Yingling

Migrant Feelings, Migrant Knowledge

Building a Community Archive

Robert Irwin

Undocumented Motherhood

Conversations on Love, Trauma, and Border Crossing

Elizabeth Farfán-Santos

Oaxaca in Motion

An Ethnography of Internal, Transnational, and Return Migration

Iván Sandoval-Cervantes

Roots of Resistance

A Story of Gender, Race, and Labor on the North Coast of Honduras

Suyapa G. Portillo Villeda

Choreographing Mexico

Festive Performances and Dancing Histories of a Nation

Manuel R. Cuellar

Designing Pan-America

U.S. Architectural Visions for the Western Hemisphere

Robert Alexander González, Robert Rydell

Conjured Bodies

Queer Racialization in Contemporary Latinidad

Laura Grappo

A Century of Brazilian Documentary Film

From Nationalism to Protest

Darlene J. Sadlier

Crossing Waters

Undocumented Migration in Hispanophone Caribbean and Latinx Literature & Art

Marisel C. Moreno

Mario Barradas and Son Jarocho

The Journey of a Mexican Regional Music

Yolanda Broyles-González, Francisco González, Rafael Figueroa Hernández

From Threatening Guerrillas to Forever Illegals

US Central Americans and the Cultural Politics of Non-Belonging

Yajaira M. Padilla

Taking Form, Making Worlds

Cartonera Publishers in Latin America

Lucy Bell, Alex Ungprateeb Flynn, Patrick O'Hare

Riot and Rebellion in Mexico

The Making of a Race War Paradigm

Ana Sabau

Surviving Mexico

Resistance and Resilience among Journalists in the Twenty-first Century

Celeste González de Bustamante, Jeannine E. Relly

Land without Masters

Agrarian Reform and Political Change under Peru's Military Government

Anna Cant

Haunting Without Ghosts

Spectral Realism in Colombian Literature, Film, and Art

Juliana Martínez

Frontier Intimacies

Ayoreo Women and the Sexual Economy of the Paraguayan Chaco

Paola Canova

Out of the Shadow

Revisiting the Revolution from Post-Peace Guatemala

Julie Gibbings, Heather Vrana

The Art of Solidarity

Visual and Performative Politics in Cold War Latin America

Jessica Stites Mor, Maria del Carmen Suescun Pozas