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Colonial and Modern Latin America
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2017

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Chavez, Yve, “Indigenous Artists, Ingenuity, and Resistance at the California Missions After 1769” (UCLA, C. Villaseñor-Black)

McHugh, Julia, “Dressing Andean Spaces: Textiles, Painting, and Architecture in the Colonial Imagination” (UCLA, C. Villaseñor-Black)

McMahon, Brendan, "Where Sight is Scarcely Able to Assure: Iridescence, Vision, and Belief in the Early Modern Spanish World"(The University of Southern California, D. Bleichmar)

Simmons, Briana, “Planters and the Enslaved: The Contested Landscapes of Nineteenth-Century Brazilian Coffee Fazendas” (University of California, Santa Barbara, J. Peterson)

Zimmerman, Rachel, “Global Luxuries at Home: The Material Possessions of an Elite Family in Eighteenth-Century Minas Gerais, Brazil” (University of Delaware, M. Domínguez Torres)