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Alvaro Kaempfer

Chairperson/Professor

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Contact

Box

Campus Box 0411

Address

McKnight Hall
Room 22
300 North Washington St.
Gettysburg, PA 17325-1400

Education

BA Universidad Austral, Chile, 1989
MA Universidad de Santiago, Chile, 1994
PhD Washington University in St. Louis, 1999

Academic Focus

Colonialism & Globalization; 19th Century Latin America

Alvaro Kaempfer's interdisciplinary scholarly research explore the intersections of history, politics and culture over narratives of Colonialism and Globalization in the long XIX Century. He focuses on Latin America, with special interests in the Southern Cone and Brazil.

Courses Taught