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Reclaiming ‘Colombian’ identity: the toppling of Popayán’s Belalcázar monument

Eaton, Charlotte (2020) Reclaiming ‘Colombian’ identity: the toppling of Popayán’s Belalcázar monument. LSE Latin America and Caribbean Blog (09 Dec 2020). Blog Entry.

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By toppling the statue of conquistador Sebastián de Belalcázar, indigenous protesters were reclaiming a Colombian identity from which they have consistently been excluded, writes Charlotte Eaton (LSE International History).

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: International History
Subjects: J Political Science > JL Political institutions (America except United States)
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 28 Jan 2021 10:03
Last Modified: 03 Sep 2021 23:03

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