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Cristián A. Roa, PhD

Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

LALS

Contact

Building & Room:

1523 UH

Address:

601 S. Morgan St.

Office Phone Voice:

(312) 996-2279

Email:

roa@uic.edu

CV Download:

Cristian Roa CV

About

Associate Professor of LALS. PhD, Romance Languages, Princeton University. His current research focuses on colonial ethnographic discourses on Mesoamerica, particularly early modern representations of cultural difference and the European appropriation of indigenous knowledges. He is the author of Histories of Infamy: Francisco López de Gómara and the Ethics of Spanish Imperialism (2005), co-translator of Chimalpahin and the Conquest of Mexico by Francisco López de Gómara(2010) and co-editor of Chimalpahin y la Conquista de México de Francisco López de Gómara (2012).