Program

9:30 Opening remarks, Troy Moore Library

9:45-10:30 Keynote Address:"Artifact, Artifice, and Identity: Nativist Writing in Colonial Latin America"
Rolena Adorno (Yale University)

10:30-11:00 Coffee break

11:00-12:00 Panel 1: Individuals and Collectivities in the Making of "Indian" Identities
Rachel O'Toole (University of California, Irvine)
"Muleteers and the Making of Colonial Indian Identities in Peru"

Amber Brian (University of Iowa)
"From the Chichimecs to Cortés: Mestizo Historiography and Indian Subjectivities"

Tatiana Seijas (Miami University)
"Indios Filipinos in Eighteenth-Century Mexico"

12:00-12:45 Discussion

12:45-1:45 Lunch

2:00-3:00 Panel 2: Translation and Alterity in Colonial Texts :
Galen Brokaw (University at Buffalo)
"Translation in the Inca Garcilaso de la Vega's Comentarios Reales"

Cristián Roa de la Carrera (University of Illinois, Chicago)
"A Nahua Scholar And His Spanish Source: Chimalpahin's Transcription of López de Gómara"

Rocío Quispe-Agnoli (Michigan State University)
"Evil Otherness: Supay, Angels and Demons in Early Colonial Andean Texts"

3:00-3:45 Discussion

3:45-4:00 Coffee Break

4:00-5:00 Panel 3 : Indigenous Intellectuals and Colonial Knowledge :
Susan Schroeder (Tulane University)
"Chimalpahin as Mexico's Historian Laureate: Writing the Nahuatl Canon"

Dana Leibsohn (Smith College)
"Colonial/Cosmopolitan: Image-Making and Indigeneity in Spanish America"

Alcira Dueñas (The Ohio State University)
"Indigenous Escribanos and the Formation of Late Colonial Andean Identity in Peru."

5:00-6:00 Yanna Yannakakis (Emory University) Final commentary and General discussion

6:30 Dinner