New Books in Latin American Studies

Finding Caspicara

Double Identities, Hidden Figures, and the Commerce of Sculpture in Colonial Quito

Susan Verdi Webster

Ancient Maya Teeth

Dental Modification, Cosmology, and Social Identity in Mesoamerica

Vera Tiesler

The São Paulo Neo-Avant-Garde

Radical Art and Mass Print Media in Cold War Brazil

Mari Rodríguez Binnie

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

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

The Jaguar Within

Shamanic Trance in Ancient Central and South American Art

Rebecca R. Stone

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

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

Reckoning with Harm

The Toxic Relations of Oil in Amazonia

Amelia M. Fiske

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

Electrifying Mexico

Technology and the Transformation of a Modern City

Diana Montaño

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

Predatory Economies

The Sanema and the Socialist State in Contemporary Amazonia

Amy Penfield

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

Siblings of Soil

Dominicans and Haitians in the Age of Revolutions

Charlton W. Yingling

Oaxaca in Motion

An Ethnography of Internal, Transnational, and Return Migration

Iván Sandoval-Cervantes

Choreographing Mexico

Festive Performances and Dancing Histories of a Nation

Manuel R. Cuellar

Mario Barradas and Son Jarocho

The Journey of a Mexican Regional Music

Yolanda Broyles-González, Francisco González, Rafael Figueroa Hernández

Taking Form, Making Worlds

Cartonera Publishers in Latin America

Lucy Bell, Alex Ungprateeb Flynn, Patrick O'Hare

Rethinking Zapotec Time

Cosmology, Ritual, and Resistance in Colonial Mexico

David Tavárez

Image Encounters

Moche Murals and Archaeo Art History

Lisa Trever

Rethinking the Inka

Community, Landscape, and Empire in the Southern Andes

Frances M. Hayashida, Andrés Troncoso, Diego Salazar

Gothic Sovereignty

Street Gangs and Statecraft in Honduras

Jon Horne Carter

Selling Black Brazil

Race, Nation, and Visual Culture in Salvador, Bahia

Anadelia Romo

Inventing Indigenism

Francisco Laso's Image of Modern Peru

Natalia Majluf

José Martí

A Revolutionary Life

Alfred J. López

Playing with Things

Engaging the Moche Sex Pots

Mary Weismantel

Surviving Mexico

Resistance and Resilience among Journalists in the Twenty-first Century

Celeste González de Bustamante, Jeannine E. Relly

Vital Voids

Cavities and Holes in Mesoamerican Material Culture

Andrew Finegold

Land without Masters

Agrarian Reform and Political Change under Peru's Military Government

Anna Cant

The First New Chronicle and Good Government

On the History of the World and the Incas up to 1615

Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala, Roland Hamilton

Banana Cultures

Agriculture, Consumption, and Environmental Change in Honduras and the United States

John Soluri

Promiscuous Power

An Unorthodox History of New Spain

Martin Austin Nesvig

Descendants of Aztec Pictography

The Cultural Encyclopedias of Sixteenth-Century Mexico

Elizabeth Hill Boone

Her Cup for Sweet Cacao

Food in Ancient Maya Society

Traci Ardren

Haunting Without Ghosts

Spectral Realism in Colombian Literature, Film, and Art

Juliana Martínez

Radical Cartographies

Participatory Mapmaking from Latin America

Bjørn Sletto, Joe Bryan, Alfredo Wagner, Charles Hale

The Adorned Body

Mapping Ancient Maya Dress

Nicholas Carter, Stephen D. Houston, Franco D. Rossi

Out of the Shadow

Revisiting the Revolution from Post-Peace Guatemala

Julie Gibbings, Heather Vrana