Jedrek Mularski

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First Name: 
Jedrek
Last Name: 
Mularski
Phone: 
(949)582-4368
Alt Phone: 
(949) 582-4368
Title: 
World History Instructor
Department: 
Social Sciences
Division: 
Division of Social & Behavioral Sciences
Organization: 
Saddleback College

Ph.D. University of California, San Diego
M.Ed. Harvard University
B.A. Williams College

Research Interests

  • Latin America/Latin American History
  • Music and popular culture
  • Cold War culture and politics
  • Chilean history

Courses Taught

  • History 4: World History to 1750
  • History 5: World History from 1750
  • History 27: Latin America: Pre-European to Independent Nationhood
  • History 28: Latin America: Latin America: 1800 to the Present
  • History 29: Film and History in Latin America
  • History 30: History of Mexico
  • History 33: Political and Social History of Chicanos/as
  • Humanities 30BH: Power, Representation, and Resistance
  • Humanities 31BH: Anti-Imperialism, Social Movements, & Transnational Solidarity
  • Study Abroad in Cuba

Sample Research

  • Music, Politics, and Nationalism in Latin America: Chile During the Cold War Era (Cambria Press:  www.cambriapress.com/books/9781604978889.cfm )
  • "Singing Huasos: Politics, Chilenidad, and Music from 1910-1950" (A Contracorriente)
  • "Mr. Simpático: Dean Reed, Pop Culture, and the Cold War in Chile" (Music and Politics)
  • "Unearthing the Past: The Exhumation of Icons and Historical Memory in Chile" (ReVista: Harvard Review of Latin America)
  • "Mexican or Chilean: Mexican Ranchera Music and Chilean Nationalism" (Studies in Latin American Popular Culture)
  • "La República Independiente de Magallanes: Music and Politics in Chilean Patagonia During the Cold War" (Canadian Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Studies
  • "Music and Chile's Democratic Crisis: Song and the Formation of Political Identities, 1940-1973" (Ph.D. Dissertation)

Personal Interests

  • Travel
  • Soccer, Surfing, and Hiking
  • Music and Film
  • (hopelessly) Cheering for Chicago's professional sports teams