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CFP: Political mistrust and global pandemics

We are organizing a panel addressing the theme of the Society of Latin American Studies conference (SLAS, Bath, 21-22 April 2022)  “Political mistrust and global pandemics” – from a historical perspective. We welcome original proposals on any topic or theme…

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New: John Parish Robertson (1792-1843)

Check the biography of John Parish Robertson (1792-1843), political agent, writer, and merchant. Scottish by birth, Robertson developed a wide web of interests in Argentina, Chile, Peru, and was among the first traders to operate in post-revolutionary Paraguay. This entry…

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The Hispanic-Anglosphere @ Chile / video and report available

If you missed the Zoom talk about the Hispanic-Anglosphere and the recently published book The Hispanic-Anglosphere from the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Century – An Introduction (New York and London: Routledge, 2021) at the Centro de Estudios Americanos (Centre of…

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Talk: The Hispanic-Anglosphere @ Chile / Thursday 8th July

Our colleague Dr Andrés Baeza Ruz has organized a Zoom talk about the Hispanic-Anglosphere and the recently published book The Hispanic-Anglosphere from the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Century – An Introduction (New York and London: Routledge, 2021) at the Centro…

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Blog @ UKLAH

If you want a quick overview of the book The Hispanic-Anglosphere from the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Century – An Introduction, ed. Graciela Iglesias-Rogers (London and New York: Routledge, 2021) don’t miss the blog published in the online platform of…

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A historical perspective on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Living as we are under the shadow of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), a finding in the archives that challenges assumptions about the exact place of birth of William Gibbs, founder of the National Trust Tyntesfield and leading figure in the Hispanic-Anglosphere…

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The British Isles – hub of radicalism

We are back with three intriguing and thought-provoking profiles of key Individuals in the Hispanic-Anglosphere.  The articles penned by our colleague Arturo Zoffmann-Rodriguez offer valuable insights into a world marked by intense radicalism, political exile, cultural experimentation and solidarity networks…

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National flower of Chile found at Tyntesfield

Don’t miss the latest addition to our online exhibition  all about one of the first  – if not the first – artistic depictions of the national flower of Chile, the copihue, discovered by one of our colleagues in the walls…

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Dissidents’ dead end: help to uncover the story

Check the latest addition to the series of ‘Key Locations’ of our online exhibition where Prof. Manuel Llorca-Jaña traces the troubled origins of the ‘Dissidents Cemetery’ in Valparaiso, Chile. While so doing, he identified a number of individuals of Scottish,…

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‘Transition’ – Full videos, podcast and reports now available

Just click HERE to get the full podcast and videos accompanied by brief guiding reports prepared by our publicity officer Charles Ball of the public conversation entitled ‘Transition: tips and ideas from the Hispanic-Anglosphere (late 18th – early 20th centuries’…

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Translations in the Hispanic-Anglosphere – this Friday @ the University of Manchester

The Principal Investigator of our international research network, Dr Graciela Iglesias-Rogers has been invited to give a keynote speech at Rethinking (Self)Translation in (Trans)national Contexts, a one-day conference at the University of Manchester this coming Friday.  The meeting aims to…

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‘From Madrid to Tyntesfield: A story of love, loss and legacy’

You can discover as from today in situ the Hispanic history of Tyntesfield, the spectacular National Trust property near Bristol through the exhibition ‘From Madrid to Tyntesfield: A story of love, loss and legacy“ that tells the story of William…

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