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Course & Subject Guides

Art & Politics in Latin America (HAA 0520) - Oakland Campus: Art & Politics in Latin America

This guide was created to assist students in Jennifer Josten's class, Art & Politics in Latin America (HAA 0520)

Digital Latin American Art Archives & Collections

Latin American Countries & Dependent Territories

Brazil Colombia
Mexico Argentina
Peru Venezuela
Chile  Ecuador
Cuba Guatemala
Haiti Bolivia
Dominican Republic Honduras
Paraguay Nicaragua
El Salvador Puerto Rico (US)
Uruguay Guadeloupe (France)
Martinique (France) French Guiana (France)
Saint Martin (France) Saint Barthelemy (France)

Smarthistory Links

Center for Latin American Studies - Film Screenings


Subject Headings

Subject headings are a set of terms or phrases that classify materials.  To perform a subject search using one of the subject headings listed below, follow these steps:

  1. Go to
  2. Click the blue and white search icon (without typing anything into the search box)
  3. Click the Advanced Search link
  4. Click the dropdown menu that says "Any Field" and choose the one that says "Subject"
  5. Enter "Art, Latin America" for example 
  6. Click Enter  
  7. You can browse similar subject headings by then clicking the "Subject" dropdown menu under "Customize Your Search"

Subject Headings: 

  • Art, Latin America 
  • Art, Latin American--20th Century
  • Art, Latin American--Exhibitions  
  • Art, Latin American--20th Century--Exhibitions 
  • Hispanic American Art--20th Century--Exhibitions