Jedrek Mularski

Jed Mularski

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School of Humanities and Social Sciences
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Research Interests:

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

Course Taught:

  • History 5: World History from 1750
  • History/Ethnic Studies 10: Race, Ethnicity, and Resistance in U.S. History
  • History 27: Latin America: Pre-European to Independent Nationhood
  • History 28: Latin America: Latin America: 1800 to the Present
  • History 30: History of Mexico
  • History 33: Chicanx-Latinx United States History
  • Humanities 30BH: Power, Representation, and Resistance
  • Humanities 31BH: Anti-Imperialism, Social Movements, & Transnational Solidarity
  • Ethnic Studies 1: Introduction to Ethnic Studies

Formal Education

  • PhD in Latin American History from University of California, San Diego
  • M.Ed. from Harvard University
  • B.A. in Latin American Studies from Williams College

Recent Publications/Presentations

Sample Research:

  • Music, Politics, and Nationalism in Latin America: Chile During the Cold War Era (Cambria Press: )
  • "Todos Juntos: Hippies, Rock Music, and the Popular Unity Era" (Journal of Iberian and Latin American Studies)
  • "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)