Robert Buffington, Associate Professor
Office: Hazel Gates Woodruff Cottage 102
Robert Buffington is an Associate Professor of Women and Gender Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder. He has done extensive work on the histories of crime and sexuality in Mexico and Latin America. His books include Criminal and Citizen in Modern Mexico (University of Nebraska Press, 2000), Reconstructing Criminality in Modern Latin America (co-edited with Carlos Aguirre), True Stories of Crime in Modern Mexico (co-edited with Pablo Piccato), Mexico: An Encyclopedia of Contemporary Culture and History (co-written with Don Coerver and Suzanne Pasztor), and Keen’s Latin American Civilization, 9th edition (co-edited with Lila Caimari). An edited volume, A Global History of Sexuality (co-edited with Eithne Luibhéid and Donna Guy) will be published by Wiley-Blackwell in January 2014. He is currently finishing a book, A Sentimental Education for the Working Man: Mexico City 1900-1910, which analyzes the impact of modernity on working-class notions of manhood in early twentieth-century Mexico City.
Fall 2013 Courses
WMST 4300 – Sex, Power, and Politics
Fall 2013 Office Hours
Mondays & Wednesdays 1:30-2:30pm – COTT 102