Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

MARI Brown Bag: Kathryn Sampeck "Violence, Money, and Piracy in the Homeland of Chocolate: Colonial Guatemala's Bittersweet Legacy"

March 13th, 2015
12:30 PM

Dinwiddie Hall
Room 305

Dr. Kathryn Sampeck, Associate Professor at Illinois State University, will give a talk entitled “Violence, Money, and Piracy in the Homeland of Chocolate: Colonial Guatemala’s Bittersweet Legacy,” based on her recent research about the Colonial Period in Guatemala. Dr. Sampeck received her Ph.D. in Anthropology from Tulane.

M.A.R.I.‘€˜s Brown Bag talk series is meant to provide a venue for students and faculty focusing on topics related to Mesoamerica to discuss their latest research in an informal and friendly setting. If you are interested in presenting, please email Marcello Canuto ( for more information. For the current speaker list of this talk series, please click here.

Please remember to bring your lunch!

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