Latin America News

Mexico Public Policy Scholars Selected for the 2004-2005 Academic year

Apr 08, 2004
The scholars will each spend a period of six-months residence in Washington, D.C. at the Woodrow Wilson Center. They will work on their own research projects and be available to participate in conferences, seminars, and meetings on Mexico and U.S.-Mexico relations while in Washington. On their return to Mexico, they will serve as a key resource on U.S. politics and Mexico-U.S. relations.

Congressional Hearings on Immigration

Apr 08, 2004
As the immigration debate is further discussed in Congress, summaries on the latest Congressional hearings are available through the Mexico Institute. For further information, please visit the respective Committee Hearings' websites.

Bordering on Better Relations

Apr 07, 2004
Mexico and the United States share a 2,000-mile border, but only recently have the two countries begun developing healthy bilateral relations, evolving from distant neighbors to cautious partners.

Mexico and the United States: How We Perceive Each Other

Apr 07, 2004
On February 27, the Wilson Center's Mexico Institute, in conjunction with Letras Libres magazine, convened journalists, diplomats, and businesspeople from Mexico and the United States at a conference exploring how both countries view and interact with each other.

Viva Mexico

Apr 01, 2004
Washington, DC area cultural institutions have joined with the Mexican Cultural Institute and the Embassy of Meico to present a celebration of Mexican culture this spring and summer through various exhibitions performances and events.

New book on Cuba available for download

Mar 15, 2004
Religion, Culture, and Society: The Case of Cuba is now available as a .pdf file. This book is the result of a January 21-22, 2003 conference that included a series of six panels that focused on religion, culture and society in Cuba and their relationship to the formation of identity both in Cuba and across international borders. To download a copy of this publication, see our publications page.

New books featured on Publications page

Mar 05, 2004
Beyond Imagined Communities; Illegal Drugs, Economy, and Society in the Andes; Crime and Violence in Latin America; and Entre el crimen y el castigo are new titles now featured on our publications page.

Working Papers now downloadable

Feb 17, 2004
Many working papers are now available as printable documents. See our Documents & Papers section to download copies. More coming soon!

New book on Argentina - US relations available for download

Feb 17, 2004
Argentina - United States Bilateral Relations: An Historical Perspective and Future Challenges is now available as a .pdf file. This publication contains edited versions of presentations made at a March 3, 2003 meeting in Buenos Aires. To learn more and download the document, visit the publications page of the Argentina @ The Wilson Center's website.

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