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Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2019) 35 (1): 61–87.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Jaclyn Ann Sumner This article examines how Próspero Cahuantzi, governor of Tlaxcala from 1885–1911, claimed his Indigenous heritage. Cahuantzi asserted his Indigenousness by contributing to the Porfirian administration’s nation-building campaigns, which glorified Mexico’s Indigenous past. The...
Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2016) 32 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Kelly S. McDonough This essay sheds light on the often contentious and always-in-process social relations among indigenous peoples of distinct social classes in colonial Mexico. Through a discourse analysis of one of Tlaxcala’s most important heritage sources, the Nahuatl-language annals of...
Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2014) 30 (1): 150–179.
Published: 01 February 2014
... insolubility of the discursive conundrum that arises when trying to develop a narrative of the nation—in this case Mexico— upon the asymmetric gaps of its colonial legacy. Following a new reading of a small selected corpus of Reyes’ work focused exclusively on the issue the indigenous population of his time...
Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2013) 29 (2): 428–458.
Published: 01 August 2013
... influenced by the Sardinian; instead, indigenous thought and practice appear more influential in having shaped Marcos’s political philosophy. Marcos’s independence from Gramsci distances him from other contemporary Central American guerrillas and has wider implications concerning the timing and extent of...
Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2012) 28 (1): 95–132.
Published: 01 February 2012
... Mexico transnationalism migration indigenous San Francisco Michigan satisfaction stay duration citizenship. Yucatán México transnacionalismo migración indígenas San Francisco Michigan satisfacción duración de estancias ciudadanía. Yucatec-Mayan Im/migration to the Mission and...
Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2007) 23 (1): 63–100.
Published: 01 February 2007
... race class urban space visual culture indigenous body regulations Portraits of a Lady: Visions of Modernity in Porfirian Oaxaca City Mark Overmyer-Velázquez University of Connecticut This article explores the relationship between the photographic regimentation of sex workers and ideas of...
Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos (2007) 23 (2): 219–251.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Stefano Varese; Michael Grofe In the following paper, we attempt to re-evaluate the rise of complex societies in the Valley of Oaxaca based on indigenous conceptualizations of land, territory and ““resources”” as components within a broader Mesoamerican cosmological system. In so doing, we...