CFP - SECOLAS 2017 - Chapel Hill, NC - March 23-26, 2017

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Call for Papers
November 1, 2016
North Carolina, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Digital Humanities, World History / Studies, Literature

64th Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies

Chapel Hill, North Carolina
March 23-26, 2017

Proposal Submission Deadline: November 1, 2016

Conference Theme: “Between Revolution and Rapprochement in the Americas”


The Consortium in Latin American and Caribbean Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Duke University is pleased to host the 64th Annual Meeting of SECOLAS at the Carolina Inn in Chapel Hill, North Carolina from Thursday, March 23 to Sunday, March 26, 2017. SECOLAS invites faculty members, independent scholars and graduate students to submit panel and individual paper proposals for participation in the conference.

SECOLAS welcomes submissions on any aspect of Latin American and/or Caribbean Studies. We encourage papers and panels that address the conference theme (broadly conceived).

Graduate student presenters will be eligible to apply for the Edward H. Moseley Student Paper 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 SECOLAS Annals issue of The Latin Americanist, an international, peer-reviewed journal published by SECOLAS and Wiley Blackwell.

Fill out the form and submit it to the following email address:

The deadline for submissions is November 1, 2016.

SECOLAS 2017 Program Chairs

History and Social Sciences
Jackie Sumner
Department of History
Presbyterian College

Literature and Humanities
José Manuel Batista
Department of Languages and Culture Studies
UNC, Charlotte

Local Arrangements

Jürgen Buchenau
Department of History and Latin American Studies
UNC Charlotte,
Gregory Crider
Department of History
Winthrop University


Contact Info: 
Steven Hyland
Department of History and Political Science
Wingate University
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