Call for Papers- 23rd Annual Eugene Scassa Mock OAS Conference on Latin America & International Relations

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Call for Papers
November 14, 2019 to November 16, 2019
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Diplomacy and International Relations, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies, Political Science

In conjunction with the 23rd Annual Eugene Scassa Mock Organization of American States Conference and Competition, the ESMOAS Faculty Steering Committee is now accepting papers for our 4th annual academic conference, to be held at St. Mary’s University, in San Antonio, Texas, on November 14-16, 2019.  The conference is open to presenters at the undergraduate, graduate, and faculty level.  This year’s theme is “International Relations in the Americas, from the Past to the Future”.  Papers may be presented on any subject related to any aspect of Latin American Studies or International Relations.  


Please submit your abstract or formal proposal by September 15, 2019.  Abstracts should be no more than one page in length (250 words).  After approval of your abstract, your full paper (of no more than 25 pages) must be submitted by October 25, 2019 to  After that time, you will be assigned a panel and a presentation time. Publication of papers is currently being negotiated—Papers from the past three conferences have both been published through Cambridge Scholars Press, with Spanish language papers also pending publication through Vernon Press, Barcelona.  Though publication of your work is not guaranteed, it is likely.


Conference Information:

Sponsor: The Eugene Scassa Mock Organization of American States Program
Location: St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, Texas
Date: November 14-16, 2019
Open to: Undergraduates, Graduate Students, and Faculty
Paper Length: 25 pages maximum
Abstract Length: 250 words maximum

Abstract Due: September 15 (Full Paper due October 25)
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Paper Topic: Latin American Studies OR International Relations (any region)
Registration Fee: $150 per presenter, or $300 per panel, Due October 7, 2019

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