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Burner & Márquez Participate in LASA. Congress

Dr. Lisa Burner and Dr. Arturo Márquez-Gómez both presented their research at the annual conference of the Latin American Studies Association Conference in New York City in May. Dr. Burner organized a panel called “Narrating Extractivism in Bolivia, Chile, and Peru,” and presented a paper called Accounts of Fictitious Prosperity: Finance and Fertilizer in the Guano and Nitrate Eras. Dr. Márquez organized a panel called "From La Manuela to La Madonna and Beyond: (Re)Visions of a Chilean Travesti Canon". His paper was Muñecas mentidas y fraudes quirúrgicos: Donoso, Lemebel y las nuevas aproximaciones a la cuestión trans