Gun Culture and Violence in Latin America: a book event and discussion

Event time: 
Friday, February 2, 2024 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Humanities Quadrangle (), 276 See map
320 York Street
New Haven, CT 06511
Event description: 


Sophie Esch
Associate Professor of Mexican and Central American Literature and Culture, Rice University: Modernity at Gunpoint: Firearms, Politics, and Culture in Mexico and Central America (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018)

Nicole von Germeten
Professor of History, Oregon State University: Death in Old Mexico: The 1789 Dongo Murders and How They Shaped the History of a Nation (Cambridge UP, 2023)

In conversation with

Jennifer Tucker
Professor of History and Director, Center for the Study of Guns and Society, Wesleyan University

Ilianna Vásquez Ph.D. student
Department of Spanish and Portuguese, Yale

Alika Osadolor Hernández
Yale College ’25, Students Demand Action at Yale