Ann Farnsworth-Alvear

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

Ph.D. Duke University 1994

College Hall 306H
Office Hours: 
T 1:00PM-2:30PM
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