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"El abolicionismo transnacional cubano : los relatos anti-esclavistas de Félix Tanco y 'el tiempo de la nación.'" Cuba y el Caribe: Diáspora, raza, e identidad cultural." América sin nombre, no. 19 (diciembre 2014), 61-72.
This article studies the international context of Cuban abolitionism, when members of Domingo del Monte's literary circle approached British consul Richard Madden during his stay in Havana in the hope of gaining expression for their anti-slavery…Continue
Posted on June 8, 2016 at 12:00pm
A Nineteenth-Century Transatlantic Ambassador: Fredrika Bremer’s Travels From the Stockholm Archipelago to the Caribbean
At a lecture given at the Fulbright Lunch & Learn series (March 4, 2016), Professor Méndez Rodenas discussed her Fulbright experience in 2008-09 as Distinguished Chair of American Studies at Uppsala University, one of the oldest and most renowned institutions in Sweden. Her research at the Swedish Institute of American Studies centered on Federika…Continue
Posted on June 7, 2016 at 6:00pm