Mark Overmyer-Velazquez

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General Information

Name: Mark Overmyer-Velazquez

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: July 22, 1970 in Chicago, Illinois


Website: www.history.uconn.edu

Email: mark.velazquez@uconn.edu


Illinois Connection

He was born in Chicago, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Mark Overmyer-Velazquez is an associate professor of history and director of the Center for Latin American Studies at the University of Connectitcut. He has also been a contributor to many scholarly journals and was the editor of Latino America: A State-by-State Encyclopedia.

Published Works

  • Visions of the Emerald City: Modernity, Tradition, and the Formation of Porfirian Oaxaca, Mexico, Duke University Press, 2006
  • Latino America [2 volumes]: A State-by-State Encyclopedia, Greenwood Press, 2008

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Visions of the Emerald City: Modernity, Tradition, and the Formation of Porfirian Oaxaca, Mexico

ISBN: 0822337908
Release Date: 2006-03-22

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Literary Awards

Best Book Prize, New England council on Latin American Studies in 2007 for Visions of the Emerald City

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

Mark Overmyer-Velazquez on WorldCat

Mark Overmyer-Velazquez on Amazon

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