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Christian Pettersen

Email: cpetters@uga.edu
Phone: 706-542-2926
Fax: 706-542-2388
Office: Geography-Geology Building, Room 120C
Website

Research Interests

Politics of memory; violence and power; state theory; landscapes as text; Foucauldian Discourse Analysis; Latin America

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Education

  • B.A. (2013), The University of Arizona Geography and Latin American Studies
  • M.A. (2015), The University of Georgia Geography

Research Projects

I am currently working on a project in which I consider the politics of memory embedded in, and reproduced by, formal and informal museums and monuments in Zone 1 of Guatemala City.

Of Note

(2014) Tinker Graduate Field Research Award, for research on the politics of memory in Guatemala City