Old Buddies and Same Old Stories: Argentina and US relations in the Trump Era (July 2017)

Old Buddies and Same Old Stories: Argentina and US relations in the Trump Era (July 2017)

Mónica Farías, University of Washington On January 25th 2017 the President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, issued Executive Orders 13767 and 13768. The former commands Customs and Border Patrol to “secure...

Displacement, Not Deterrence (July 2017)

Displacement, Not Deterrence (July 2017)

Nancy Hiemstra, Stony Brook University A logic of deterrence has anchored U.S. immigration enforcement for the last three decades, which rests on the assumption that tougher policies discourage people from migrating in the first...

The New Resistance: Immigrant Rights Mobilization in an Era of Trump (July 2017)

The New Resistance: Immigrant Rights Mobilization in an Era of Trump (July 2017)

Austin Kocher, Ohio State University I want to use this short essay to illustrate the opportunities and tensions within grassroots immigrant rights organizing that emerged in response to the election of Donald Trump. No...

Implications of the Trump Administration for Latin American Geography (July 2017)

Implications of the Trump Administration for Latin American Geography (July 2017)

John C. Finn, Christopher Newport University Beginning with his announcement of his Presidential candidacy, Donald Trump’s campaign rested on a foundation of racism, xenophobia, and anti-immigrant hysteria. Now several months into his presidency, he’s...

Spring 2017 CLAG/LASG Newsletter

Spring 2017 CLAG/LASG Newsletter

After a thirty-year absence, CLAG will return to San José, Costa Rica, in 2018, for its 35th Meeting. All of the activities of CLAG 2018 will be held at the Holiday Inn Aurola in...

Volume 16, Number 1, April 2017

Volume 16, Number 1, April 2017

What should an overtly critical Latin Americanist geography look like? That’s the question we explore in this introduction to The Journal of Latin American Geography’s first special issue dedicated to critical geographies in Latin...

Call for Papers: Petro-Geographies and Hydrocarbon Realities in Latin America

Call for Papers: Petro-Geographies and Hydrocarbon Realities in Latin America

This special issue dedicated to Petro-Geographies and Hydrocarbon Realities in Latin America will bring together research on emerging geographies of oil and natural gas in Latin America, with a particular focus on how “new...

Call for Papers: New Geographies of China and Latin America Relations

Call for Papers: New Geographies of China and Latin America Relations

This special issue of the Journal of Latin American Geography aims to broaden and deepen the scope of geographic literature on China and Latin America in light of contemporary change in China and the...

RFP – CLAG Communications Coordinator/Coordinador de Communicaciones

RFP – CLAG Communications Coordinator/Coordinador de Communicaciones

The Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers (CLAG) is seeking a Communications Coordinator (CC). We seek a creative, committed individual to help us to expand our digital media presence and integrate our communication strategy into...