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Dr. Megan Ybarra- Green Wars: Between Narco Narratives and Indigenous Self-Determination in Guatemala’s Maya Forest
September 21, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
The Department of Geography welcomes Megan Ybarra to discuss her new book, “Green wars: between narco narratives and indigenous self-determination in Guatemala’s Maya forest,” published this year on The University of California Press. Using ethnography and historical research, Dr. Ybarra documents the dispossession of indigenous homelands in Guatemala as the direct result of national conservation efforts. Join us for our first speaker in a series focused on indigenous geographies.