Category Archives: Bolivia

‘Critical Geographies in Latin America’ – Journal of Latin American Geography 16(1)

The Journal of Latin American Geography has just released a new special issue on ‘Critical Geographies in Latin America,’ which is part of a very intentional turn in the editorial position of the journal (as detailed here in JLAG 15[1]). In … Continue reading

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Article on afterlives of the US-led War on Drugs in US-Bolivia relations

Zoe Pearson and Tom Grisaffi just published an interesting co-authored article in Foreign Policy in Focus on afterlives of the US-led War on Drugs in contemporary US-Bolivia relations. “[For] better or worse, [Bolivia]’s new method of coca control yields results … Continue reading

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2014 Meeting of the Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers

As I work on the projects I brought here to Cochabamba, I am beginning to write my paper for the upcoming meeting of the Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers (CLAG) in Panamá City, Panamá. The paper I’m writing is titled … Continue reading

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Beginning of five months in Bolivia

I arrived in La Paz/El Alto on Sunday morning after a red eye flight through Miami from Columbus. I spent my final days in Columbus busily preparing PDFs and organizing my resources — chapters, articles, pamphlets, flyers, and photographs — … Continue reading

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