CAA 2020 ANNUAL CONFERENCE: Latinx Archives: Art, Counterhistories, and Critical Speculation
Mindy Seu

Lake Huron (Hilton Chicago) Beyond their function as repositories for documents and records, archives are sites of knowledge production, intervention, and narrative transformation. For Latinx artists and art historians, as well as scholars and professionals specializing in Latinx art, the power and potential of the archive is made visible not only in its histories of exclusion and colonial conquest, but also in its orientation toward the future.