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Keith Manuel

LGBT+ Pride Month

June is LGBT+ Pride Month, and we want to show off some items from our collection, both in print and digital to celebrate!

Dr. Margarita Vargas-Betancourt co-edits new book

Dr. Margarita Vargas-Betancourt, the Latin American and Caribbean Special Collections Librarian, and Maya Stanfield-Mazzi, professor of art history at UF, co-edited a new book of essays titled Collective Creativity and Artistic Agency in Colonial Latin America published by the University Press of Florida on…

Celebrating AAPI Heritage in Latin American and the Caribbean

Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, May 2023 This month we honor Asian and Pacific Islander immigrants and communities in Latin America and the Caribbean with a book display and recommended readings drawn from our collection. Our books and periodicals reflect the varied experiences and origins of these communities, through history,…

On Colombian Cinema

Patrick James recently wrote a post "On Colombian Cinema" for the UF Special & Area Studies Collections blog.

Women’s History Month 2022

International Women's Day is celebrated March 8th each year, and March is Women's History Month. Our collection has a wide selection of material related to Latin American and Caribbean women, past and present.