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GSN MONDAY MAILER JUNE 26 2012

REMEMBER, WE ARE EVERY 14 DAYS UNTIL SEPTEMBER   1.       Serrano on Serrano 2.       Q’eqchi Interpreter Needed 3.       GHRC PETITION ON THE SHOOTING  OF ANTI-MINING ACTIVIST YOLI  OQUELI 4.       AWARD FOR GSN’ER MARY JO MCCONAHAY’S “MAYA ROADS 5.       FASCINATING STORY ABOUT GUATEMALAN TRANSLATOR LUIS VON AHN 6.       EXPERT WITNESS NEEDED ON FEMICIDE CASE    ...... KEEP READING

Posted on Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER JUNE 12 2012

DUE TO SUMMER TRAVEL, GSN MAILERS WILL BE BI-WEEKLY UNTIL MID AUGUST. SHOULD PRESSING MATTERS OCCUR, AS THEY SEEM TO DO ALL THE TIME (NOD TO W. BENJAMIN) I WILL DO MY BEST TO SEND OUT THINGS MORE FREQUENTLY     1.       EXPERT WITNESS HELP NEEDED ON LGBT CASES (A RAPE CASE AND A TRANSGENDER...... KEEP READING

Posted on Tuesday, June 12th, 2012 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER MAY 29 2012

LOOK FOR AN UPDATE FROM OUR MEETINGS AT LASA IN AN UPCOMING MAILER   1.       NEW MATCHING  GRANT FOR MAYA EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP HONORING GSN CO-FOUNDER  MARILYN MOORS 2.       UPDATE ON THE EXCELLENT WORK BEING DONE AS PART OF THE UNBC “SOLIDARITY” FIELDSCHOOL 3.       UPDATE ON GOVERNMENT RAID ON COMMUNITY RADIO FROM CULTURAL SURVIVAL 4.      ...... KEEP READING

Posted on Tuesday, May 29th, 2012 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER MAY 21 2012

GSN WILL MEET AT LASA THIS FRIDAY at  the Intercontinental hotel, which across the street from the Marriott Marquis. We will convene in  the Fremont Room on the 5th floor of the hotel at 4:30, on Friday, May 25. See you there!!!   Sorry for the multiple attachments, but it’s important Stuff   1.      REMINDER:...... KEEP READING

Posted on Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER MAY 14 2012

REMINDER: GSN MEETING AT LASA ON FRIDAY MAY 25TH AT 5PM, ROOM TBA   1.       CLAUDIO PAZ LECTURE AT LASA 2.       VIDEO ON MINING AND MILITARY TROUBLE IN DEPARTMENT OF GUATEMALA 3.       IMPORTANT PETITION ON SANTA CRUZ BARILLAS 4.       FROM GHRC CONTACT YOUR CONGRESSMAN REGARDING FUNDING FOR THE GUATEMALAN ARMY          ...... KEEP READING

Posted on Monday, May 14th, 2012 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER MAY 7 2012

1. YOUTUBE VIDEO OF CUC INTERVIEW ON VIOLENCE IN BARILLAS 2. TESTIMONY/ SUMMARY/ ANALYSIS OF BARILLAS CONFLICT 3. MAJOR PETITION CONCERNING CRISIS IN SANTA CRUZ BARILLAS 4. FUNDRAISING FOR BOOK PROJECT ON GUATEMALA 5. MAYA AND 2012 DOOMESDAY TOURISM FROM ALJAZEERA ENGLISH 6. (LONG PIECE) MORE VIOLENCE OVER LAND, THIS TIME MONOCROPPING IN ALTA VERAPAZ...... KEEP READING

Posted on Monday, May 7th, 2012 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER MAY 1 2012

GSN MEETING AT LASA COMING UP IN THREE WEEKS !!! We will hold the GSN Meeting at LASA at 4:30pm on Friday, May 25.  Location still TBD.   1.       New Video from Al Jazeera on Maya Language Revitalization 2.       Link to Guatemala National Police Archive Photos at University of Texas 3.       Job Deadline Extended until...... KEEP READING

Posted on Tuesday, May 1st, 2012 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER 4/23/2012

1.       Good piece from Alma Guilleroprieto on Guatemala and The War on drugs from the NYRB 2.       Great looking new book from CIRMA director  and GSN’er JT Way from Duke University Press 3.       Colby College looking for a LAtinAmericanist/ Anthropologist 4.       University of Texas/ Casa Herrera in Antigua looking for a Guatemalanist for Lecturer position...... KEEP READING

Posted on Monday, April 23rd, 2012 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER 4/16/12

GSN MONDAY MAILER APRIL 16 2012     1.       In case you missed this, Otto Perez-Molina advocates legalization of drugs 2.       GSN”ER Judith Gibbons Wins Major International Award 3.       Major Awards ($50,000 each) for Two Guatemalanist Scholars 4.       Position Open for Expert on Trafficking in Guatemala 5.       Spots still open for OSEA Summer Programs in...... KEEP READING

Posted on Monday, April 16th, 2012 in News | Comments Off



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