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Latin American Studies Association (LASA)

International Congress


Electronic Paper Submission

Electronic proceedings from the congress sent to by March 20, 2017 (deadline for travel grantees) and by April 7th, 2017; will be available online.

Electronic Paper Specifications

All congress papers should:

  • be single-spaced with a suggested length of 20-25 pages.
  • be in PDF format (or Microsoft Word).
  • include a cover page with the title, author's name and affiliation, and the following statement: Prepared for delivery at the 2017 Congress of the Latin American Studies Association, Lima, Peru, April 29-May 1, 2017.
  • have the file name as your LASA ID number. For example: 12345.pdf
  • include in the emailís subject line your track and your name. For example: - TRACK - LASA Congress paper Ė your name.

All Travel Grantees are required to submit a final copy of their paper in electronic format (PDF or Microsoft Word). The paper should be sent to by March 20, 2017. All other participants can submit their paper for conference proceedings by April 7, 2017.

On behalf of your Colleagues... Thank You!

The field of Latin American Studies is vigorous and thriving because of the efforts of serious scholars and practitioners. Please preserve its vitality by doing your part to ensure that LASA2017 is an intellectually exciting event. Exercise your responsibility to the panelists in your session by making sure your paper is accessible to them prior to congress. Thank you for extending your findings and analyses to all your colleagues!


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