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Welcome to Chileanista.com! My name is Danielle Blalock Barefoot and I’m a Ph.D. candidate in Latin American History at the University of Arizona. My dissertation research examines the politics that drive Chilean university student activism and mobilization in Santiago, Valparaíso, and Concepción. On this website you’ll find content including current research, blog posts, teaching documents, and archival links and tales.

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Danielle B. Barefoot – headshot courtesy of UA History Department

 

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A Historian’s Guide to Researching and Archiving – Digital versus Physical Archive Techniques and Tools (part 3)

Today, in part 3 of “A Historian’s Guide to Researching and Archiving” series, we’re discussing digital versus physical archiving techniques and tools. I’ve acquired this information and skills over the course of graduate studies, through trial and error and asking other graduate students, librarians, professors, and archivists, and lots of headaches/moments of frustration. While these … Continue reading A Historian’s Guide to Researching and Archiving – Digital versus Physical Archive Techniques and Tools (part 3)

Summer Graduate Writing Bootcamp: What, How, and Why

For graduate students, summers are a time to get stuff done. Summer is a time to read, think, research, and write; to begin new projects and work on/complete existing projects. Over the years, I’ve participated in many writing groups. I’ve done Wendy Belcher‘s Journal Article in 12 Weeks. I’ve tried other methods of writing productivity … Continue reading Summer Graduate Writing Bootcamp: What, How, and Why

A Historian’s Guide to Researching and Archiving – How to Search (part 2)

Many moons ago, I introduced a new series, entitled “A Historian’s Guide to Researching and Archiving,” on my blog. This is part two of that series. In this post, I focus on the nuances of effective search techniques and strategies for library and archive websites. While these posts are intended for advanced research and target … Continue reading A Historian’s Guide to Researching and Archiving – How to Search (part 2)

#LASA2018 CFP & Panelist Query

The Latin American Studies Association recently announced the Call for Papers for the 2018 conference that will be held in Barcelona, España. Here’s a link to the call for papers. Proposals are due September 7, 2017, 5 pm EDT. I’m interested in putting together a thematic panel centered on student activism and education in Latin … Continue reading #LASA2018 CFP & Panelist Query

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