Latin American Research Review (LARR)

Indigenous peoples have been a missing presence in Brazilian society for a long time but have nonetheless exerted a strong...
If, in 2018, one was to look at Brazilian television and new media for the first time, he or she would encounter a...

Bribery cartels between officials and local leaders hide corruption. Bribery cartels operate around the world: della Porta and...

LARR Blog

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 17:45 0
What does World War I have to do with Brazilian cinema? I asked myself this when I was invited to present at the 2014 Foreign Language Film Conference. The French and German teachers seemed to...
Friday, March 30, 2018 - 09:45 0

En septiembre de 2015 arribé por vez primera a Sudamérica. Mi primera visión del mundo latinoamericano (o hispanoamericano, dirán algunos) fue la ciudad de Quito, con sus 2.800 metros de altitud y...

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 14:15 0

La nueva novela is a book of poetry compiled by Chilean poet Juan Luis Martínez in 1971 (followed by subsequent editions in 1977 and 1985). It can be a difficult book to read, in part...

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 00:30 0

Whenever I tell people that I work on Argentine film, I can anticipate with almost no margin of error what their immediate response will be: "Oh, really? I recently saw a movie about the dirty war...

Friday, December 29, 2017 - 16:15 0

I do not remember the first time I heard the word machismo, nor the process by which I came to understand it as an epithet. Is this because I am a Los Angeles native? Maybe. But I think...