Servando   Z.  Hinojosa

Professor  

Office: ELABN 351
Phone: (956) 665-7002
Email: servando.hinojosa@utrgv.edu

Dr. Servando Z. Hinojosa





Selected Publications


  • Servando Hinojosa. Review of: Indigenous Bodies, Maya Minds: Religion and Modernity in a Transnational K’iche’ Community . Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology, 23, no. 2 2018: 388-391.

  • Servando Hinojosa. "Toward an Understanding of Placentas, Umbilical Cords, and Cauls among Kaqchikel Maya Midwives of Guatemala.," Maternal Death and Pregnancy-Related Morbidity Among Indigenous Women of Mexico and Central America: An Anthropological, Epidemiological, and Biomedical Approach.. Springer, 2018: 651-661.

  • Servando Hinojosa. "Peyote Veneration in Challenging Times: Issues of Land and Access in South Texas," Arcadia: Environment and Society. Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society, Munich, Germany. no. 19 (September 2018).

  • Servando Hinojosa. Tensions in Post-Coup-Attempt Turkey: Kurdish Participants in Politics face Concerted Challenges, Some of their Own Making. (Posted 14 Sept 2016). Anthropology News, September 2016.

  • Servando Hinojosa. "Incorporando espíritu en materia sacra: dos casos en un pueblo maya kaqchikel. ," Aportaciones antropológicas: 70 aniversario de la Sociedad Mexicana de Antropología (1937-2007).. Sociedad Mexicana de Antropología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Instituto de Investigaciones Antropológicas, 2015: 330-334.

  • Servando Hinojosa. "In this Body: Kaqchikel Maya and the Grounding of Spirit," University of New Mexico Press, November 2015.

  • Servando Hinojosa. "Guatemala" in The Sage Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society, 2nd. Edition.. The Sage Encyclopedia of Cancer and Society, 2nd Edition.. October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2015.

  • Servando Hinojosa. Deepening Fractures in Turkish Society. 56 (7-8): 5-6. Anthropology News, March 2015.

  • Servando Hinojosa. Postcard from Istanbul: Anatomy of a Crisis. . Anthropology News, 54, no. 9-10 September 2013: 28-29.

  • Servando Hinojosa. Whither Turkey: Democracy Interrupted, Youth Obstructed. Anthropology News, July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2013.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Servando Hinojosa. Barriers to Breast Cancer Screening among Latinas in the U.S.-Mexico Border Region, (2006 - 2011)

  • Servando Hinojosa. Voices of the Valley, (2007 - 2010)

  • Servando Hinojosa. Research Experience for Undergraduates, (2001 - 2010)

  • Servando Hinojosa. General Research Grant, Foundation for the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies, (June 1, 2001 - June 30, 2001)

  • Servando Hinojosa. General Research Grant, Foundation for the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies, Inc., (June 2000 - July 2000)

  • Servando Hinojosa. , UTPA Faculty Research Council, (May 2000 - June 2000)

  • Servando Hinojosa. Graduate School Fellowship, Tulane University, (1995 - 1996)

  • Servando Hinojosa. National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship, (1995 - 1996)

  • Servando Hinojosa. Graduate School Fellowship, Tulane University, (1994 - 1995)

  • Servando Hinojosa. , Mellon Foundation, (June 1995 - August 1995)



Selected Presentations


  • Servando Hinojosa. ""Ossified Selves in Three Manuscripts of Colonial Guatemala"," Ninth Annual South-Central Conference on Mesoamerica, UTSA and San Antonio Museum of Art (October 2018)

  • Servando Hinojosa. ""Injury, Calamity, and the Formation of Maya Bonesetters."," American Anthropological Association Meetings, Washington D.C., Washington, D.C. (November 2017)

  • Servando Hinojosa. ""Los desastres naturales y la formacion de los hueseros mayas."," Guatemala Scholars Network Conference, Antigua, Guatemala (July 2017)

  • Servando Hinojosa. ""Human Bones and Ossified Selves in Three Manuscripts of Colonial Guatemala: The Precursors to Healing Uses of Bone among the Maya."," American Society for Ethnohistory Annual Meeting, Nashville, Tennessee (November 2016)

  • Servando Hinojosa. ""Maya Bonesetters, Aires, and Effect of Natural Cycles on the Body."," Sixth Annual South-Central Conference on Mesoamerica, University of Texas San Antonio, San Antonio (November 2015)

  • Servando Hinojosa. ""The Maya Apocalypse."," South Texas College PSYCH Talks, (October 2014)

  • Servando Hinojosa. ""The Limits of Conversion: Evangelical Experience and Core Maya Principles."," 5th Annual South-Central Conference on Mesoamerica, Middle American Research Institute, Tulane University (October 2014)

  • Servando Hinojosa. "Humoral Medicine in Western Anatolian Folk Medicine," CSBS Annual Research Conference 2014, UTPA (March 2014)

  • Servando Hinojosa. "The Role of Heat in HIghland Maya Dance 2013," 4th Annual South Central Conf. on Mesoamerica, University of Houston (October 2013)

  • Servando Hinojosa. "Maya 2012 and the Closing of Baktun 13: An Inconvenient Truth about Maya Chronology," International Museum of Arts and Sciences, McAllen, Texas (December 2012)

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ANTH 4350 01 - Mex Amer Folk Medicine:
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ANTH 4333 01 - US/Other World Cultures:
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ANTH 2351 90L - Cultural Anth:
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ANTH 6350 01 - Mexican Am Folk Medicine:
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ANTH 6348 01 - People & Culture Mexico:
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ANTH 6333 01 - U.S. & Other World Culture:
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ANTH 2351 90L - Cultural Anth:
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ANTH 4348 01 - Peoples Cultures Mexico:
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