Peru

Historians to Digitize Endangered Peruvian Archive

September 21, 2020
A new project led by UC Davis historian Charles Walker will digitize documents of the Peruvian Peasant Confederation (Confederación Campesina del Perú, or CCP) and make them accessible online.

Conference Explores Aftermath of Shining Path

February 16, 2016
On February 11, 2016, the UC Davis Hemispheric Institute on the Americas hosted an international conference on “The Aftermath of the Shining Path: Memory, Violence, and Politics in Peru.” The conference brought together renowned scholars, archivists, and journalists to discuss the vicious war that stretched from 1980 to 1992, and its aftermath.