Category Archives: Americas

The Spanish Imperial Archives

Rethinking The Spanish Imperial Archives There are manifold challenges a scholar faces when studying the political consequences of the intense worldwide mobility of the seventeenth-century…

Gay Poetics in Post-WWII U. S.

A review of Homosexuality Is A Poem: How Gay Poets Remodeled The Lyric, Community And The Ideology Of Sex To Theorize A Gay Poetic, by…

Queer Marronage and Caribbean Writing

A review of Queer Marronage and Caribbean Writing, by Ronald Bancroft Cummings. Traditionally, marronage is the slave’s flight from the plantation to communities built in…

Peruvian Agrarian Reform, 1968–1975

A review of Representations of the Peruvian Agrarian Reform, 1968–1975, by Anna Cant. More than four decades on, the Peruvian agrarian reform of 1969 remains…