Interdisciplinary Conference in Cuba (second call)

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An International Conference on “Political Science from the South” will be held in Havana, Cuba from November 13 to November 17, 2017.  The conference will include a special Symposium of Philosophy. 

The conference and symposium are being organized by Cuban and international professors affiliated with the Division of Philosophy and History of the University of Havana and with Dr. Thalía Fung, Head of the School of “Political Science from the South” of the University of Havana.  The “Political Science from the South” is a transdisciplinary initiative, including scholars in political science, economics, history, philosophy, anthropology, and sociology.  It seeks to develop an analysis of human history and political dynamics from the perspective of the global South, endeavoring to develop insights that are relevant to political strategies of the nations and social movements of the Third World.

The deadline for submission of abstracts is October 15.  All interested persons should contact Charles McKelvey (

For more information, see the Call for Papers posted on the Website of Global Learning:


Charles McKelvey

Professor Emeritus

Presbyterian College

Clinton, South Carolina


Section on Political Science from the South

Division of Philosophy and History

University of Havana

Havana, Cuba

Author of:

The Evolution and Meaning of the Cuban Revolution: The Light in the Darkness (2017) Palgrave Macmillan

“The View from the South: Commentaries on world events from the Third World perspective”


Categories: CFP
Keywords: Cuba, CFP