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Latin American Studies Association (LASA)

International Congress

PROGRAM TRACKS

Names of Program Committee members are provided for information only. Direct your correspondence to the LASA Secretariat ONLY.

AFR / Afro-Latin/Indigenous Peoples
Manuela Picq - Amherst College and Universidad de San Francisco, Ecuador
Víctor Bretón Solo de Zaldívar - Universidad de Lleida

AGR / Agrarian and Rural Life
Rick Lopez - Amherst College
Caroline Yezer - College of the Holy Cross
Clifford Andrew Welch - Universidade Estadual Paulista

BIO / Biodiversity, Natural Resources and Environment
Carlos García - Universidad de los Andes, Venezuela and Harvard University
Brian Farrell - Harvard University

CHI / Children, Youth and Cultures
Bianca Premo - Florida International University

CIT / Cities, Planning, and Social Services
Al Montero - Carleton College
Paul Dosh - Macalester College

CRJ / Citizenship, Rights and Justice
Ariel Armony - Colby College

CSS / Civil Society and Social Movements
Carlos de la Torre - FLACSO, Ecuador
César Montúfar - Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar

CUL / Culture, Power, and Political Subjectivities
Michelle Bigenho - Hampshire College
Valentina Napolitano - University of Toronto
Mark Harris - University of St Andrews

DEF / Defense, Violence and (In)security
Mark Peceny - University of New Mexico
William Stanley - University of New Mexico

DEM / Democratization
Kurt Weyland - University of Texas, Austin

ECO / Economics and Development
Nora Lustig - Tulane University
Jaime Ros - University of Notre Dame

EDU / Education, Pedagogy, and Educational Policies
Daniel Schugurensky - University of Toronto
Jill Pinkney Pastrana - University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

FIL / Film Studies
Beatriz Urraca - Widener University
Laura Podalsky - Ohio State University

GEN / Gender Studies
Mala Htun - New School for Social Research
Elizabeth Friedman - University of San Francisco

HEA / Health, Medicine, and Body Politics
Richard Parker - Columbia University
Jennifer Hirsch - Columbia University

HIS / History and Historiographies/Historical Processes
Michiel Baud - CEDLA

HUM / Human Rights and Memories
Catalina Smulovitz - Universidad Di Tella, Argentina
Alison Brysk - University of California/Irvine

INT / International Relations
Carlos Romero - Universidad Central de Venezuela
David Mares - University of California/San Diego

LAB / Labor Studies and Class Relations
Mark Anner - Penn State University
Graciela Bensusan - Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

LAT / Latino(as) in the United States and Canada
Michael Innis-Jiménez - University of Alabama
Mérida M. Rúa - Williams College

LAW / Law, Jurisprudence and Society
Kif Augustine Adams - Brigham Young University
Silvia Inclán Oseguera - Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

LIN / Linguistics and Linguistic Pluralism
Guiomar Ciapuscio - Universidad de Buenos Aires
Maura Velazquez-Castillo - Colorado State University

LCN / Literary Studies: Colonial and 19th Century
Eyda Meredith - University of Maryland
Laura Demaria - University of Maryland

LST / Literary Studies: Contemporary
Ignacio Corona - Ohio State University
Fernando Rosenberg - Brandeis University

LTC / Literature and Culture: Interdisciplinary Approaches
Lucía Suárez - Amherst College
Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes - University of Michigan

MAS / Mass Media and Popular Culture
Carolina Rocha - Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Anne Rubenstein - York University

MLD / Migration and Latin American Diasporas
Maxine Margolis - University of Florida
Cecilia Menjivar - Arizona State University

PER / Performance, Art and Architecture/Critical and Historical Perspectives
Michael Schreffler - Virginia Commonwealth University Pontificia Universidad Católica de Peru

PIP / Political Institutions and Processes
Kent Eaton - University of California/Santa Cruz
William Barndt - University of California/Riverside

PPP / Politics and Public Policy
Peter Kingstone - University of Connecticut

REL / Religion and Spirituality
Ana María Bidegain - Florida International University
Catalina Romero - Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

SLS / Sexualities and LGBT Studies
Mario Pecheny - Universidad de Buenos Aires

STA / States and Markets
Ben Ross Schneider - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sebastián Etchemendy - Universidad Torcuato di Tella

TEC / Technology and Learning
Julie Sykes - University of New Mexico

TRA / Transnationalism and Globalization
Joe Tulchin - Woodrow Wilson Center
Cristina Eguizabal - Florida International University

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