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GSN MONDAY MAILER DECEMBER 26 2016

FOLKS, WE HAVE A NEW GSN MAILER JEFA and GSN COMMUNICATIONS CHAIR, NONE OTHER THAN KARA ANDRADE WHO WON IN A CLOSE ELECTION!!!! Kara is already a journalist/blogger of renown, and she will be taking over for me as of the next mailer. Please direct all future post, news items, new pubs, conference notices, activism...... KEEP READING

Posted on Tuesday, December 27th, 2016 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER DECEMBER 06 2016

MAILER IS BELOW THIS IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT   Dear GSN Members,  Apologies for the confusion surrounding the GSN election – the link you received yesterday was sent in error and so any votes have been nullified – IF YOU VOTED PRIOR TO RECEIVING THIS EMAIL YOU MUST VOTE AGAIN (see below). Included in this email is the slate...... KEEP READING

Posted on Monday, December 12th, 2016 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER NOVEMBER 28 2016

AN ELECTION FOR THE NEW GSN MAILER CHIEF WILL BE COMING IN THE NEXT WEEK OR SO— KEEP AN EYE OUT FOR YOUR E-BALLOT   _________________________________________________________________________________________________   TABLE OF CONTENTS   1. NEW ARTICLE ON MAYA HEALTH FROM AUTHORS AT WUQU' KAWOQ 2. HELP NEEDED FOR EXPERT TESTIMONY REGARDING TRANSGENDER GUATEMALAN YOUTH IN US 3. NEW...... KEEP READING

Posted on Monday, December 12th, 2016 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER NOVEMBER 07 2016

Contents 1. LOOK OUT FOR THESE GUATEMALA THEMED PRESENTATIONS AT THE AAA MEETINGS 2. A FEW LINKS 3. EXPERT WITNESS HELP NEEDED FOR VICTIM OF VIOLENCE IN QUICHE 4. GREAT LOOKING NEW MONOGRAPH ON PIRACY AND CLOTHING IN GUATEMALA BY GSN BOARD MEMBER KEDRON THOMAS 5.  ANOTHER GREAT BOOK FROM GSN'ER SHEILA COSMINSKY ON MIDWIVES AND...... KEEP READING

Posted on Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER OCTOBER 10 2016

Thanks to all who contacted me about taking over the mailer. I have forwarded your information to the GSN executive board, and they will be in touch with each of you soon.   __________________________________________________________________________   TABLE OF CONTENTS   1. A FEW LINKS 2. UNIVERSIDAD DEL VALLE VIII Coloquio de Antropología y Sociología PROGRAM ATTACHED...... KEEP READING

Posted on Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER SEPTEMBER 26 2016

ALL, Sorry for the three week hiatus in the mailer. Computer issues took me out of commission, but given the demands of my current life, I feel like it is time for me to hand over the reins to another scholar (or grad student!) who has about an hour or two weekly to take over...... KEEP READING

Posted on Saturday, October 8th, 2016 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER SEPTEMBER 05 2016

TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. LOTS OF GREAT LINKS 2. GREAT LOOKING NEW BOOK ON MINING IN LATIN AMERICA EDITED BY GSN'ER MICHAEL DOUGHERTY (SEE FLYER ATTACHED) 3. LAWYER IN NYC SEEKS EXPERT WITNESS ON GANG VIOLENCE IN RURAL GUATEMALA 4. CASA POPENOE LECTURE IN OCTOBER ON DON QUIXOTE 5. ACTIVIST GRANT WRITER LOOKING FOR INFO...... KEEP READING

Posted on Saturday, October 8th, 2016 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER AUGUST 22 2016

TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. A FEW LINKS 2. Textiles in support of the Maya Educational Foundation (MEF) 3. Santa Fe Lawyer Needs Help on Gang Violence Case 4. Review from Ethnohistory of Saqueo en el archivo: El paradero de los tesoros documentales Guatemaltecos. By GSN"ers Wendy Kramer,W. George Lovell, and Christopher Lutz. (La Antigua, Guatemala) AND LINKS TO...... KEEP READING

Posted on Saturday, October 8th, 2016 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER AUGUST 08 2016

SAD NEWS on the passing of GSN'ER and CSU Professor and Maya religion scholar John McGraw who died at his home in Sedona a few weeks ago. I was on a panel with John, and can say that he was a devoted student and scholar of Maya religion and a tremendously kind and engaging colleague....... KEEP READING

Posted on Saturday, October 8th, 2016 in News | Comments Off


GSN MONDAY MAILER JULY 25 2016

1. A FEW LINKS 2. GHRC COMPILING LIST OF ACADEMICS FOR HELP WITH ASYLUM CASES 3. EL SITIO IN ANTIGUA HAS SPACE FOR ACADEMICS AND STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS IN AUGUST-DECEMBER 2016 4. UPCOMING CONFERENCE ON GUATEMALAN GENOCIDE AT USC'S SHOAH FOUNDATION CENTER 5. TALK THIS THURSDAY ON COLONIAL SERMONS AT THE CASA POPENOE (SEE ATTACHED...... KEEP READING

Posted on Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 in News | Comments Off



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