Oaxaca Summer Institute XII, Graduate Seminar

Attended seminars in English and Spanish by scholars of Mexico based in the U.S. and Mexico, conducted research at local archives and in communities, participated in various excursions, and presented research on sugar beet cultivation in the Sonoran desert. Weekly topics included: public health and history of medicine in Mexico; popular culture and everyday politics; the environment in history and culture; and gender in Mexican history and culture. (Summer 2010)