Cuban and Caribbean Studies Institute

Tulane University

Guadalupe García

Assistant Professor - History

Contact Info
ggarcia4@tulane.edu

Degrees

  • B.A., Pitzer College, Political Studies and Literature, 1997
  • M.A., California State University, Latin American Studies, 2001
  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, HIstory, 2006

Academic Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Tulane University, 2009-
  • Assistant Professor, University of Central Florida, 2006-2008
  • Teaching Assistant, UNC Chapel Hill, 2001-2006

Research & Teaching Specializations: 19th and 20th century Latin America; Urban Studies; Race and Ethnicity; Caribbean; Cuba

Related Experience

  • Reviewer, Text and Performance Quarterly, 2007
  • Reviewer, Florida Historical Quarterly, 2006
  • Resident Director, Havana Study Abroad Program, UNC Chapel Hill, 2004
  • Research Assistant, UNC Chapel Hill, 2004

Distinctions

  • Warwick Transatlantic Fellowship, University of Warwick, UK, 2013-2014
  • Honorable Mention, Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, 2013
  • Finalist, Award to Louisiana Scholars and Artists (ATLAS), Board of Regents, 2013
  • Young Glick Fellow, School of Liberal Arts, Tulane University, 2013
  • Lurcy Research Grant, School of Liberal Arts, Tulane University, 2013
  • Latin American Studies Center Library Research Grant, University of Florida, 2006
  • Mellon Foundation Fellowship, 2005
  • Ford Foundation Diversity Dissertation Fellowship, 2005
  • Mowry Summer Research Grant, UNC Chapel Hill, 2003
  • Waddell Memorial Fellowship, UNC Chapel Hill, 2001

Languages: Spanish; French

Selected Publications

  • Submitted. “‘La ciudad antigua y la ciudad nueva:’ Topographies of Displacement in Nineteenth-Century Havana.” Revista Quiroga, Revisa de patrimonio Iberoamericano, Granada, Spain.
  • Forthcoming. “The City Speaks: Dis/Articulating Revolutionary Havana, Cuba, and Global Belonging.” Cultural Studies 28(2).
  • Under revision. “To Map a City: U.S. Presence in Havana, 1899-1909.” Journal of Urban History.
  • 2011. “Urban Guajiros: Colonial Reconcentración, Rural Displacement, and Criminalization in Western Cuba, 1895-1902.” Journal of Latin American Studies 43, 2, 209-235.
  • 2011. “Nuestra patria La Habana: Reading the 1762 British Occupation of the City.” Nuevo Mundo/Mundos Nuevos, “Debates.” Online Journal, URL: http://nuevomundo.revues.org/61119
  • 2005. “Aurora Castillo.” In Notable American Women: A Biographical Dictionary, Completing the Twentieth Century. Susan Ware, ed. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 5: 107-108.
  • 2005. “Carnival.” In Encyclopedia Latina: History, Culture, and Society in the United States. Ilan Stavans and Harold Augenbraum, eds. Danbury, CT: Grolier, Inc.
  • 2005. “Mexican American Unity Council.” In Encyclopedia Latina: History, Culture, and Society in the United States. Ilan Stavans and Harold Augenbraum, eds. Danbury, CT: Grolier, Inc.

Recently-Taught Latin American-Related Courses

  • HISL-1710-01: Introduction to Latin American History
  • HISL-2910-01: Cuba, Revolution and Cold War

Number of Dissertations or Theses Supervised in the Past 5 Years: 3
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