Lecture: "Cherán and the New challenges of Mexican Indigenous Communities (Purhépecha)"
Mon, April 29, 2013 • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM • CLA 2.606
Lorena Ojeda, Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo in Morelia, Mexico, is a Mexican historian specializing in Latin American History and indigenous communities. She holds a MA in Latin American Studies from UT Austin and a PhD from the Universidad Pablo de Olavide in Spain. She authored the books Traditional Purhépecha Festivities and Ceremonies, and The Establishment of the Centralism in Michoacán, 1835-1846 and has lectured in Mexico, Spain, Peru, and the United States of America.
For more information on Professor Ojeda's visit, contact Zhandra Andrade.