CFP: SECOLAS 2020 - Austin, Texas - March 3-8, 2020

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Call for Papers
March 3, 2020 to March 8, 2020
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies, Political Science


67th Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS)

Austin, Texas

March 3-8, 2020 

Proposal Submission Deadline: October 15, 2019

Submit your abstract at this link.

SECOLAS is pleased to announce a call for paper and panel abstract submissions for its 67th Annual Meeting, held in Austin, Texas from Tuesday, March 3 to Sunday, March 8, 2020. Panel sessions will run on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday (March 5-7).

SECOLAS invites faculty members, independent scholars, and students to submit panel and individual paper proposals for participation in the conference. The organization welcomes submissions on any aspect of Latin American and/or Caribbean Studies.

Graduate student presenters will be eligible to submit their paper 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 the University of North Carolina Press for SECOLAS. 


SECOLAS 2019 Program Chairs 

History and Social Sciences 

Tim Henderson

History & World Languages & Cultures

Auburn University at Montgomery


Literature and Cultural Studies 

Maria Zalduondo

Department of Modern Languages

Bluefield College


Local Arrangements

Monica Rankin, Department of History, UT Dallas,

Jürgen Buchenau, Department of History, UNC Charlotte,

Gregory Crider, Department of History, Winthrop University,

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