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How Change Comes: Knowledge + Justice in 2020 | Conversation with Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra

How Change Comes: Knowledge + Justice in 2020

Conversations on the History of "Hispanics" in the U.S., from Marginality to More Marginality (The Case of Latinx Faculty at The University of Texas-Austin)


With Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra

Alice Drysdale Sheffield Professor of History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historian and author Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra joins Humanities Center Director Roland Greene for this conversation recorded on September 25, 2020. He is the Alice Drysdale Sheffield Professor of History at the University of Texas at Austin. Professor Cañizares-Esguerra works on early modern Atlantic history, the history of science and colonialism; the history of knowledge; and colonial Spanish and British America. He has also authored several books: How to Write the History of the New World (Stanford 2001); Puritan Conquistadors (Stanford 2006); and Nature, Empire, and Nation (Stanford 2007).