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With over 7,000 members, forty-five percent of whom reside outside the United States, LASA is the one Association that brings together experts on Latin America from all disciplines and diverse occupational endeavors, across the globe.

LASA's mission is to foster intellectual discussion, research, and teaching on Latin America, the Caribbean, and its people throughout the Americas, promote the interests of its diverse membership, and encourage civic engagement through network building and public debate.

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  • March 24, 2014
    Deadline for ALL LASA2014 participants to pre-register
  • March 28, 2014
    Deadline to submit changes/corrections for Program Book
  • April 1, 2014
    Deadline for TRAVEL GRANTEES to submit their electronic paper for conference proceedings and memoirs


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