Episode 1: Argentina

Episode 1 tells the story of the fragmented and fast-paced history of Argentina, a country where self-determination and independence to many means more than anything else, and where the traditional political scale has been turned on its head.

A huge thank you to Sofía Camussi for being so open with me, and to Amelia Kroner, Barbara Fava da Costa, and Anda Yoshina for tirelessly editing my scripts.



Bethell, Leslie. “From Independence to National Organization.” In Argentina Since Independence, 1–46. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993. https://www-cambridge-org.ccl.idm.oclc.org/core/books/argentina-since-independence/9A1052433D6805B282F3F6B5F8FA44C9

Bronstein, Hugh. “Argentine Austerity Protests Mount over Macri’s IMF-Backed Measures.” Reuters. Thomson Reuters, September 12, 2018. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-argentina-economy/argentine-austerity-protests-mount-over-macris-imf-backed-measures-idUSKCN1LS305

Delrio, Walter, Diana Lenton, Marcelo Musante, and Marino Nagy. “Discussing Indigenous Genocide in Argentina: Past, Present, and Consequences of Argentinean State Policies toward Native Peoples.” Genocide Studies and Prevention: An International Journal 5, no. 2 (2010): 138–59. https://scholarcommons.usf.edu/gsp/vol5/iss2/3/?utm_source=scholarcommons.usf.edu/gsp/vol5/iss2/3&utm_medium=PDF&utm_campaign=PDFCoverPages

“Detailed Information about Mapuche Culture and Araucana.” InterPatagonia, n.d.. https://www.interpatagonia.com/mapuche/index_i.html

Drkos, Jorge. “Argentina 2003‑2018: La Lucha Sigue.” América Latina en movimiento, March 26, 2016. https://www.alainet.org/es/articulo/191841

Fisher, John. “Silver Production in the Viceroyalty of Peru, 1776-1824.” The Hispanic American Historical Review 55, no. 11 (February 1975): 25–43. https://www.jstor.org/stable/2512735

Szuchman, Mark D, Jonathan C Brown, and Lyman L Johnson. “The Military as Catalyst of Change in Late Colonial Buenos Aires.” In Title: Revolution and Restoration : The Rearrangement of Power in Argentina, 1776-1860, 27–53. Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press, 1994. 

Kaiser, Susanna. Postmemories of Terror: A New Generation Copes with the Legacy of the Dirty War. New York City, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. 

Knudson, Jerry W. “Veil of Silence: The Argentine Press and the Dirty War, 1976-1983.” Latin American Perspectives 24, no. 97 (November 1997): 93–112. https://journals-sagepub-com.ccl.idm.oclc.org/doi/pdf/10.1177/0094582X9702400605

Larry, Rohter. “Buenos Aires Journal; For Heavenly Intervention, ‘St. Evita’ Might Serve.” The New York Times, July 26, 2002. https://www.nytimes.com/2002/07/26/world/buenos-aires-journal-for-heavenly-intervention-st-evita-might-serve.html

Melimopoulos, Elizabeth. “Argentina’s Crisis: What Went Wrong and What Is Next.” Al Jazeera. Al Jazeera, September 16, 2018. https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/09/argentina-crisis-wrong-180914154523757.html

Misachi, John. “Indigenous Peoples Of Argentina.” WorldAtlas, October 11, 2016. https://www.worldatlas.com/articles/indigenous-peoples-of-argentina.html

Montón-Subías Sandra, Berrocal María Cruz, and Martínez Apen Ruiz. Archaeologies of Early Modern Spanish Colonialism. Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2016. 

Moses, Bernard. South America on the Eve of Emancipation. New York, NY: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1908. https://ia600703.us.archive.org/15/items/southamericaonth000207mbp/southamericaonth000207mbp.pdf

Moses, Bernard. Spain’s Declining Power in South America. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1919. https://ia902608.us.archive.org/27/items/spainsdeclining01mosegoog/spainsdeclining01mosegoog.pdf

Ocampo, Emilio. “Commodity Price Booms and Populist Cycles: An Explanation of Argentina’s Decline in the 20th Century.” Commodity Price Booms and Populist Cycles: An Explanation of Argentina’s Decline in the 20th Century. Leibniz Information Centre for Economics, May 2015. https://www.econstor.eu/handle/10419/130813

Ostiguy, Pierre. “Peronism and Anti-Peronism: Social-Cultural Bases of Political Identity.” Peronism and Anti-Peronism: Social-Cultural Bases of Political Identity, 1997. http://bibliotecavirtual.clacso.org.ar/ar/libros/lasa97/ostiguy4.pdf

Otaola, Jorge, and Scott Squires. “Argentina National Strike Protests Inflation, Shuts Grains Port.” Reuters. Thomson Reuters, September 25, 2018. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-argentina-strike/argentina-national-strike-protests-inflation-shuts-grains-port-idUSKCN1M51LN

Plotkin, Mariano B. “The Crisis of the Liberal Consensus.” In Title: Mañana Es San Perón: A Cultural History of Perón’s Argentina. Wilmington, DL: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2003.

Smith, Geneva. “Soy Gaucho: Nationalism and Modernity in Argentina.” Dissertation, UNM Digital Repository, 2013. https://digitalrepository.unm.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?referer=https://www.google.com/&httpsredir=1&article=1062&context=anth_etds

Vita, Pablo. Music, Dance, Affect, and Emotions in Latin America. London: Lexington Books, 2017.

Music and Videos

Audio Library — Music for content creators. “Capital – Silent Partner (No Copyright Music).” YouTube video, 2:05. Jan 15, 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sycR3Sh4a_U&list=PLzCxunOM5WFIudfMTgJzXkOE-xbVWrpIF&index=11

danradu leaf. “Anne Sophie Mutter, Mendelssohn, Violinkonzert Op 64.” YouTube video, 9:19. Apr 28, 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5tevadfGODY

LonkoWenceslaoCoilla. “”MUSICA MAPUCHE” “01” “lonko wenceslao coilla”, grupo aracaunia.” YouTube video, 2:36. Jan 31, 2012. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ofZklIDi1w

Musica Sin Copyright para YOUTUBE. “Musica Argentina – sin copyright- LOS FRONTERIZOS.” YouTube video, 2:36. Jun 18, 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mxAaL9wthFY&index=37&list=PLlAcN6CqhHBQJ6loV0WTixw1KoJKM5_mS

Nana Rori ASMR. “ASMR ~ Gentle Virtual Reality Horse Ride/Nature & Horse Waling Sounds.” YouTube video, 8:09. Jan 30, 2018. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sNKxL8EHtBE

Pasacancha. “COLPAPAMPA SIHUAS ANCASH🎵🎺🎶🎼CELEBRACIÓN DEL NIÑO JESÚS🎻🎤NAVIDAD🎸🎷🎵🎺🎶.” YouTube video, 19:09. Feb 19, 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kv1F0jozXxM.  

Raoul Torresi. “L. Boccherini – Quintetto per 2 violini, 2 viole e violoncello op.60 n.5 G.395.” YouTube video, 22:04. Apr 12, 2015. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etKCFOdVsuY

Smooth Sounds. “[Electro Swing] Wat Dat Dee [No Copyright Music].” YouTube video, 3:20. May 27, 2018. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RIpvosIjsl4&index=60&list=PLlAcN6CqhHBQJ6loV0WTixw1KoJKM5_mS.