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Latin American/Caribbean Art
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2007

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Barteet, C. Cody, "Colonial Contradictions in the Casa de Montejo and Mérida, Yucatán: Space, Society, and Self-Representation at the Edge of Viceregal Mexico" (SUNY Binghamton, K. Barzman)

Brice, Leslie, "Nou La, We Here: Remembrance and Power in the Arts of Haitian Vodou" (Maryland, College Park, S. Promey)

Buono, Amy, "Feathered Identities and Plumed Performances: Tupinambá Interculture in Early Modern Brazil and Europe" (UC Santa Barbara, J. Peterson)

Cordoba, James, "Mexico's Crowned Virgins: Visual Strategies and Colonial Discourse in New Spain's Portraits of Crowned Nuns" (Tulane, E. Boone)

Elphick, Nenita Ponce De Leon, "Memory, Presence, and Power: The Social Life of Portraits in Peru" (Harvard, T. Cummins)

González-Andrieu, Cecilia, "García Lorca as Theologian: The Method and Practice of Interlacing the Arts and Theology" (Graduate Theological Union, A. García-Rivera)

Hajovsky, Patrick, "On the Lips of Others: Fame and the Transformation of Moctezuma's Image" (Chicago, T. Cummins)

Miner, Dylan, "With Our Hearts in Our Hands and Our Hands in the Soil: Aztlán as Utopic Space in Chicano/a Art and Visual Culture" (University of New Mexico, H. Barnet-Sanchez)

Pozzi-Harris, Ana Jorgelina, "Peronism and Abstract Art in Argentina, 1943–1945" (UT Austin, J. Barnitz)