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Digital Resource: Conflict Textiles

Elsie Doolan.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online July 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Contemporary History (Post 1945); Public History; Social and Cultural History; Revolutions and Rebellions. 6320 words.

The Conflict Textiles website is a digital resource that allows users to learn more about how individuals who have experienced or been impacted by political violence have used textiles to...

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Digital Resources: Chilean History

Danielle B. Barefoot.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online October 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500); Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); Public History. 6248 words.

The 21st century brought with it a mass digitization of archival materials that rapidly changed preservation, research, and pedagogy practices. Chilean digital databases, archives, and...

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Digital Resources: Colonial Nahuatl in Central America

Sergio Romero.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online July 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Public History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 5132 words.

Nahuatl is the Latin American indigenous language having the largest number of colonial documents. As with other colonial documents, the study of these manuscripts requires mastery of the...

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Digital Resources: Digital Peru

José Ragas.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online April 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Public History. 7340 words.

Over the last two decades or so, scholars and enthusiasts have found several ways to preserve historical documents, taking advantage of the evolution of the Internet and an expansive...

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Digital Resources: DocuMedia Projects in Argentina

Silvana Comba, Edgardo Toledo, Anahí Lovato and Fernando Irigaray.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online March 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Social and Cultural History; Public History. 6402 words.

In the current media ecology, audiences are constantly tempted by many types of content scattered across connected platforms. Since cultural goods consumption is a practice that now takes...

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Digital Resources: En el Ojo del Huracán, Private Letters from the Caribbean to Spain

Werner Stangl.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online July 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Caribbean History; Latin American History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Social and Cultural History; Public History; Revolutions and Rebellions. 8250 words.

The early 19th century was a period of intense turmoil and chaos in the Spanish-speaking world: The Napoleonic Wars and French occupation of the Peninsula in the 1800s, independence...

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Digital Resources: Getty Research Institute Digital Exhibitions and Portals for Mexico

Jonathan Saxon.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online September 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Social and Cultural History; Public History. 7333 words.

The Getty Research Institute (GRI) has an extensive collection of online digital resources, with two portals that focus on Mexico. The first portal discussed in this article is A Nation...

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Digital Resources: Guaman Poma’s Nueva corónica y buen gobierno

Rolena Adorno.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online March 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Social and Cultural History; Public History; Colonialism and Imperialism. 8622 words.

Recorded in UNESCO’s Memory of the World Register in 2007, Felipe Guaman Poma de Ayala’s Nueva corónica y buen gobierno (1615) offers remarkable glimpses into ancient Andean institutions...

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Digital Resources: Latin America in Gallica

Nathalie Dessens.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online May 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); Modern History (1700 to 1945); Public History. 7823 words.

Gallica, the digital library of the Bibliothèque Nationale de France, was launched in 1997. The library contains almost five million documents (manuscripts, books, journals,...

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Digital Resources: Malvinas/30, an Interactive Documentary on the South Atlantic Conflict

Alvaro Liuzzi and Tomás Bergero Trpin.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Latin American History

P ublished online August 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Latin American History; Contemporary History (Post 1945); Public History; Military History. 4779 words.

The Malvinas War, also known in Spanish as the South Atlantic Conflict (conflicto del Atlántico Sur), was a war between Argentina and the United Kingdom that took place in the Malvinas...

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