Comunalidad and Collaboration

Building a decolonial framework in intercultural education This overview of my fieldwork, SLACA’s winning Whiteford Paper in Applied and Public Anthropology, draws on 11 months of collaborative research at the Instituto Superior Intercultural Ayuuk (ISIA), an intercultural university in Jaltepec, Oaxaca, Mexico from August 2015 through June 2016. My research examines the ways in which […]

Crossing Borders / Building Bridges

SLACA celebrated its biannual conference this spring in the beautiful city of Antigua, Guatemala. In line with pressing issues in Latin American and Caribbean studies, this year’s conference was titled “Crossing Borders / Building Bridges: Anthropological Perspectives on Latin American and Caribbean Borderlands.” The theme brought together nearly 50 presentations from members on a diverse […]