Author Archives: Tim Lorek

Intro to Agri-Cultura, ‘Burque Farming

After about a month and a half on the job, I think it’s time to give a little run down of what I’m doing and how it relates to Latin America and themes discussed on this blog. Technically, I work … Continue reading

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More on Allende

Just wanted to comment briefly on the Allende suicide. Two important aspects of this, both directly tied to what we could consider an international memory movement, are its ramifications for a national historical narrative and its ties to the broader … Continue reading

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