Entries by F.

From heaven to earth: narrate the memory in the tropic

Text: Óscar Ulloa Calzada Being helpless by an earthquake is a fact, eating the helplessness is an act. Between fact and act, the Isthmus of Tehuantepec in Oaxaca, expanded the territory of memory to stay away from oblivion. Here is the story of how a Mexican community has sought to overcome the opprobrium since September […]

18/10/2018. Conference by Francisco Ferrándiz in the Salón de Tapices of Casa Cisneros

Presentation in Madrid of: Diccionario de la memoria colectiva: October 18, 2018 Salón de Tapices of Casa Cisneros Plaza de la Villa 4 – Madrid     With the participation of: Mauricio Valiente Ots, Third Lieutenant of the Mayor of Madrid City Council Francisco Ferrándiz, Senior Scientist of the CSIC and Dictionary Collaborator Edurne Portela, […]

01/10/2018. Conference of Francisco Etxeberría

Inaugural conference of the Master of Archeology 2018-2019 On Monday, October 1, the inaugural conference of the Master of Archeology will be held at the Sala Palmireno of the Faculty of Geography and History at 5:00 p.m. Francisco Etxeberria (University of the Basque Country), anthropologist and specialist in Legal and Forensic Medicine, will give a […]

DE LEÓN, Jason (2015) The Land of Open Graves. Living and Dying on the Migrant Trail

In his gripping and provocative debut, anthropologist Jason De León sheds light on one of the most pressing political issues of our time—the human consequences of US immigration policy. The Land of Open Graves reveals the suffering and deaths that occur daily in the Sonoran Desert of Arizona as thousands of undocumented migrants attempt to […]