Call for Papers: Special Latin American Issue of the Journal of Foreign Languages and Cultures

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Call for Papers
April 30, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Literature, Mexican History / Studies

Guest Editor: João Cezar de Castro Rocha (Full Professor of Comparative Literature at State University of Rio de Janeiro—UERJ)

We are pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the special issue of Journal of Foreign Languages and Cultures devoted to Latin America. We therefore invite scholars whose research addresses Latin American issues, in its multiple elements and vantage points, to  submit articles on: Latin American history, the history of the concept of Latin America, the contemporary relationships between the local and global in the continent, Latin American literatures and the concept of world literature, Latin American visual arts and cinema, Latin American cultural and critical theories, etc.

We will welcome articles of both theoretical and historical nature.
The articles must be written in English and submitted according to the editorial rules.
In this special issue we will accept articles whose theoretical approaches and research methodologies embrace new forms of producing knowledge.

Publication of Volume: 28 December 2021.
Deadline for Submissions: 30 April 2021.

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Please refer to the journal website ( for submission guidelines. All submissions are electronic. Please send your manuscript to the following email:

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