James Barefoot

About James Barefoot

I am a PhD candidate with interests in political violence, performance, propaganda, and national identities in Dirty War Argentina, Southern Cone military regimes during the 1970's and 80's, and Operation Condor.

Areas of Study


Latin America

Southern Cone - 20th Century

Authoritarian Politics in Argentina and Chile

Dirty War

Operation Condor

Cold War Propaganda in the Southern Cone

Violence as Performance

Theater States

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Contact Information

James Barefoot
PhD Candidate
Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 11:30-12:30 p.m. In addition, one hour by appointment weekly.


BA in History - Texas A&M University - 2012

MA in Latin American History - University of Arizona - 2015

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

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Department of History
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Tel: (520) 621-1586
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