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  1. The Documented Border: An Open Access Digital Archive

    Opening Reception The Documented Border: An Open Access Digital Archive is an effort dedicated to providing access to images, oral histories and other research efforts on the US-Mexico border. Its aim is to advance understanding and awareness of the borde ...

    rosamunoz - 2014-11-19 15:28

  2. Historical Perspectives on Central American Immigration

    Discussion regarding the Central American immigration issues within a broader historical context of Central American politics, US-Latin American relations, and the global economy of the last century. Date and time: Nov 5, 2014 6:00pm Location: Special Col ...

    rosamunoz - 2014-11-19 15:24

  3. Covering Mexico in Violent Times:

    A Conversation with Alfredo Corchado and Angela Kocherga Join us for the final talk being held in conjunction with "The Documented Border" exhibit and digital archive. "Covering Mexico in Violent Times: A Conversation with Alfredo Corchado ...

    jrdiaz - 2014-11-19 15:22

  4. AZ 100: Reflections on Essential Books of the Grand Canyon State

    Bruce Dinges delivers the opening talk in the Reading Arizona Lecture Series being held in conjunction with Special Collections’ current exhibition “Arizona 100: Essential Books for the Centennial.” Inspired by Arizona’s Centennial, last year a group of s ...

    Anonymous - 2014-12-01 13:19

  5. 2011 Student Research Symposium

    The University of Arizona During 100 Years of Statehood What do UFOs, the "Pride of Arizona" marching band, and Edward Abbey have in common? All are part of University of Arizona (UA) history during the first 100 years of Arizona statehood. As A ...

    Anonymous - 2014-12-01 13:24

  6. The Latina/o Literary Presence in U.S. Literature

    From Cabeza de Baca to the Present In this lecture, Professor Tatum explores the history of Latina/o literary tradition by connecting past and present. In 2011, U.S.-Latinas/os number over 50 million of this country’s population. In the Southwest, Latinas ...

    Anonymous - 2014-12-01 13:23

  7. Stories & Music of the Revolution

    A Commemorative Exhibit on the Centennial of Mexico’s Revolution This exhibit draws from Special Collections’ expansive Borderlands materials to recreate the Revolution as experienced from two perspectives: those fighting for agrarian, economic, and other ...

    Anonymous - 2014-12-01 13:21

  8. Digital Debut

    Historic Mexican & Mexican American Press Collection A celebration to launch the library's newest online resource featuring fully digitized collections of 20 historically significant Mexican and Mexican American newspapers - including El Tucsones ...

    gbaudoin - 2014-12-01 13:26

  9. Another Side of the Border

    A screening of the UA student-produced documentary "Another Side of the Border" is not your typical borderlands exposé. Produced by UA students Curtis Prendergast, Austin Counts and Kristen Boele, this 30-minute documentary film examines borderl ...

    Anonymous - 2014-12-08 16:31

  10. 100 Years of Anthropology at the University of Arizona

    Celebrating Excellence This exhibition celebrates the 100th anniversary of the founding of the University of Arizona School of Anthropology. It features a variety of historical material including photos, original documents, pamphlets, articles and books r ...

    jrdiaz - 2015-02-09 09:20