63rd Annual Conference
March 9-13, 2016 | Call for papers
The 63rd Annual Meeting of SECOLAS will take place in Cartagena, Colombia from Wednesday, March 9, 2016 to Sunday, March 13, 2016. SECOLAS invites faculty members, independent scholars and graduate students to submit panel and individual paper proposals for participation in the conference. Submissions on any aspect of Latin American and/or Caribbean Studies are welcomed. Graduate student presenters will be eligible to apply for the Ed Moseley Award for the best paper presented at the SECOLAS meeting. After the conference, all presenters will be eligible to submit their paper for publication consideration in The Latin Americanist, an international, peer-reviewed journal published by SECOLAS and Wiley Blackwell.
The Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS)
SECOLAS is a non-political and non-profit association of individuals interested in Latin America. Its objectives are the promotion of interest in Latin America, scholarly research pertaining to Latin America in all fields, and the increase of friendly contacts among the peoples of the Americas.
SECOLAS holds one annual meeting each spring, at which scholarly papers and other activities are presented, as well as, the business meeting of members. SECOLAS also prints select conference papers once a year in a publication, entitled The Annals, a special issue of its academic journal, entitled The Latin Americanist. The Latin Americanist is published in cooperation with Wiley-Blackwell.