Ann Farnsworth-Alvear

Modern Latin America, Economic and Social History, Gender Studies, Labor History, History of Race in the Americas
Associate Professor of History
Education: 

Ph.D. Duke University 1994

College Hall 306H
farnswor@sas.upenn.edu
215 898.5704

Ann Farnsworth-Alvear  is author of Dulcinea in the Factory: Myths, Morals, Men and Women in Colombia's Industrial Experiment, 1905-1960 (Duke University Press, 2000), winner of the Allan Sharlin Prize of the Social Science History Association and and the Bolton-Johnson Prize of the Conference on Latin American History, as well as The Colombia Reader (Duke University Press, 2016).  Her current research focuses on the Colombian Chocó. A statement of her current research is available on her cv. 

Courses Taught: 

Courses taught regularly include: Modern Latin America, 1782-present, Gender in Latin America, Histories of Coca and Cocaine, Oral History, and Introduction to Latin American and Latino Studies.

Other Affiliations: 

Latin American and Latino Studies
Africana Studies