The Organizing Team wishes to thank the various departments of the UNAM for their invaluable contributions: Cultura UNAM, Teatro UNAM, Danza UNAM, Cátedra Bergman, MUAC, FFyL, FCPyS, CUT, the Graduate School of Art History, the Graduate School of Music, and the Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso. In addition, we would like to thank Mexico City’s Secretaría de Cultura, the team at Ex Teresa Arte Actual, the Centro de Cultura Digital, Centro Cultural Helénico, Teatro Bar El Vicio, and La Cuarta de Motolinia. This Encuentro would not have been possible without your generous support.

Along with thanking our colleagues and collaborators in Mexico for their tireless effortswork, the Hemispheric Institute would like to thank New York University for its support of this Encuentro and Hemi’s ongoing work. In particular, we thank Provost Katherine Fleming and the Office of the Provost, Dean Allyson Green and the Tisch School of the Arts, Dean Phillip Harper and the Graduate School of Arts and Science, and Dean Susanne Wofford and the Gallatin School of Individualized Study.

The support of Canada’s Social Science and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) has been crucial in the ongoing participation of Canadian students, artists, and faculty in this Encuentro and in Hemi programs more broadly. We also extend our thanks to the Henry Luce Foundation, the Ford Foundation, the Rockefeller Brothers’ Fund, the Satisfactory Foundation, and the Open Society Foundations for their generous support.