Colonial Latin America: Labor, Bodies, and Commodities

Colonial Latin America: Labor, Bodies, and Commodities

Early Modern Studies Institute
  • Date:
    Thursday, March 27, 2014
  • Time:
    3:30 PM to 5:30 PM
  • Campus:
    University Park Campus
  • Venue:
    Doheny Memorial Library (DML)
  • Room:
    250
  • Cost:
    free

Description:

Labor, Bodies, and Commodities: Capitalism and Fetishes in the Early Modern Spanish Atlantic World

David Kazanjian, University of Pennsylvania
“Casta Capitalism”

Rachel O'Toole, University of California, Irvine
“The Gift Economy of Freedom in Colonial Peru"

Maria Elena Martinez, University of Southern California
“Metals and Race: Amalgamation and ‘Miscegenation’ in Bourbon New Spain”