Narco-Cultures of Latin America: A Workshop
16/01/2018, 12:00 - 18:00
A workshop for Latin Americanists working broadly in the area of ‘narco-cultures’ to share works in progress with each other, and anyone else who might be interested.
Confirmed speakers and talks include:
Professor John Kraniauskus, Birkbeck, University of London: ‘Breaking Bad: Blackholes, Apache Refusal’
Dr Emily Baker, Birkbeck, University of London: ‘From detectives to theory: savage narcotics in Los detectives salvajes by Roberto Bolano and Las teorias salvajes by Pola Oloixarac’
Lucy Bollington, University Cambridge: ‘Allegories of Property in Drug War Cinema’
Joey Whitfield, Cardiff University: ‘Against the Aesthetics of Prohibition: Form and metaphor in the narconovela’
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