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Paper Cadavers

Next reading group meeting:

  • Weld, Kirsten (2014). Paper Cadavers: the Archives of Dictatorship in Guatemala. Durham: Duke University Press.

We will focus on the Intro and Chapter 4; PDF at the link below:

Kirsten Weld, Paper Cadavers: Intro and Chapter 4

When & Where: Tuesday October 24, 3:30-5pm, Hart Hall 3116

Notes: The reading sessions are loosely-structured to facilitate conversation but please make sure to do the reading in order for the session to be productive. Anjali and Javier might bring some snacks and coffee, time permitting. Thanks!

Next Reading Meeting

We will meet on Tuesday, Dec 6, 1-3 pm to discuss selected chapters from Gaza as Metaphor, edited by Helga Tawil-Souri and Dina Matar, London: Hurst, 2016. If you would like the reading materials and info, please contact Caren Kaplan at: cjkaplan @ ucdavis.edu

Davis Humanities Research Institute Grants

We’re happy to announce that we received a small grant to support our reading and discussion meetings over the next academic term. Thank you, DHI! For DHI funding info, go here.