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Upcoming Conferences


March 2018

ILASSA38 Convocatoria / Call for Proposals
March 1-3, 2018
University of Texas, Austin
Deadline for proposals: November 27, 2017

II Congreso Internacional SoLEI. Diálogo intercultural en el Abya-Yala, América Latina y el Caribe. Arte, educación y acción comunitaria
March 14-16, 2018
Universidad del Magdalena. Santa Marta, Colombia
Deadline for proposals: October 21, 2017

“CROSSING FRONTERAS: ITERATIONS OF CULTURAL IDENTITY” Interdisciplinary Graduate Conference
March 16-17, 2018
Boston College, Chestnut Hill campus
Deadline for proposals: December 31, 2017

Heidelberg Center for American Studies 15th Annual Spring Academy Conference
March 19-23, 2018
Heidelberg, Germany
Deadline for proposals: November 15, 2017

2018 SLAS Annual Conference
March 22-23, 2018
University of Southampton, Winchester campus
Deadline for proposals: July 16th, 2017

The Meaning of Food: Interdisciplinary Conference on Representations of Food in the Arts & Humanities
March 26-28, 2018
Greensboro, NC
Deadline for proposals: October 1st, 2017


April 2018

48th Annual Conference of the Urban Affairs Association
April 4-7, 2018
Sheraton Toronto Centre Hotel, Toronto, CN
Deadline for proposals: October 1, 2017

Latin American Studies Symposium
April 6, 2018
Rollins College, Winter Park, FL
Deadline for proposals: March 2, 2018

Calibans and Caribbeanisms: Spaces and Topographies
April 5-7, 2018
Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A.
Deadline for proposals: November 30, 2017

Cincinnati Conference on Romance Languages and Literatures
April 6-7, 2018
Cincinnati, OH, U.S.A.
Deadline for proposals: January 15, 2018

Call for Papers: VII Annual Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Conference on Latin American & Iberian Studies 2018
April 14, 2018
Lee University Cleveland,TN
Deadline for proposals: March 7, 2018

CALAS Congreso Internacional: Perspectivas de los jóvenes frente a las crisis. Identidad, violencia, desigualdad social y medio ambiente
12-14 de abril de 2018
Guadalajara, Jalisco, México
Deadline for proposals: 15 de octubre de 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS: Third Annual Symposium for Latin American Art. "Super/Natural: Excess, Ecologies, and Art in the Americas"
April 19-20, 2018
New York, NY, U.S.A.
Deadline for proposals: January 15, 2018

WEFLA 2018: International Conference on Communications Language and Culture
April 24-28, 2018

Holguín, Cuba Deadline for proposals: February 15, 2018


May 2018

Xth International Meeting: “The Presence of Paulo Freire”
May 1-6, 2018

Cienfuegos, Cuba Deadline for proposals: March 15th, 2018

Tenth Conference on East-­West Intercultural Relations: "East-West and ranspacific Studies: Reconfiguring Transnational Flows across the Pacific"
May 11-12, 2018
School of Political Science, University of Zagreb, Republic of Croatia, Lepušićeva 6
Deadline for proposals: March 1, 2018

CALACS’s 2018 Conference: The Americas—One or Many?
May 16-18, 2018
Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), Montreal, Canada
Deadline for proposals: December 30, 2017

Media and Governance in Latin America: Towards a Plurality of Voices
May 24, 2018
Prague, Czech Republic
Deadline for proposals: February 19, 2018 (see website for extended deadlines)


June 2018

V Coloquio Internacional de Literatura Comparada: Dinámicas del espacio: Reflexiones desde América Latina
6-8 de junio de 2018
El Campus Universitario de Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires
Deadline for proposals: 10 de febrero de 2018

Convocatoria para el Congreso ADLAF: Fútbol y sociedad en América Latina
June 7-9, 2018
Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Akademie der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Tiergartenstraße 35, Berlín
Deadline for proposals: 01 de Noviembre de 2017

Spain and the American Revolution
June 8-10, 2018
The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Deadline for proposals: June 1, 2017

Workshop: The History of Science and Health in Peru and about Peru
June 22-23, 2018
Sala de Grados, Facultad de Ciencias Humanas, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Lima, Peru
Deadline for proposals: March 15, 2018


July 2018

XVII Congreso Latinoamericano de Religión y Etnicidad
July 9-13, 2018
Aler & Universidad de Salamanca, Toro (Zamora, España)
Deadline for proposals: 15 de octubre de 2017

The International Auto/Biography Association Biennial World Conference: "Secret Lives: Hiding, Revealing, Belonging."
July 11-14, 2018
Universidade Federal de São João del-Rei, São João del-Rei, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Deadline for proposals: August 30, 2017

Genealogies of Latinx Eco-Media / Latinx Studies Association Biennial Conference
July 11-15, 2018
Washington, D.C.
Deadline for proposals: November 1, 2017

2018 APPAM International Conference
July 19-20, 2018
Mexico City, Mexico
Deadline for proposals: February 7, 2018

El libro de oro y su época : historia, sociedad y patrimonio del Paraguay (1850-1880)
July 20-23, 2018
Asunción, Paraguay
Deadline for proposals: February 15, 2018


October 2018

Eleventh International Junior Faculty Forum
Fall, 2018
Stanford Law School
Deadline for proposals: February 23, 2018

Sound Systems of Latin America 3
October 19-21, 2018
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Deadline for proposals: March 1, 2018

4th Workshop of Strategic Alliances for the Internationalization of Higher Education (Cuba TIES 2018)
October 22-26, 2018
Cienfuegos, Cuba
Deadline for proposals: June 20, 2018

The Humanities and the Challenges of the New Europe: Culture, Languages, Identities
October 24-26, 2018
Portblue Club Pollentia Resort (Alcudia, Majorca, Spain)
Deadline for proposals: April 15, 2018

Symposium on Indigenous Languages and Cultures of Latin America (ILCLA/STLILLA)
October 25-28, 2018
The Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio
Deadline for proposals: March 15, 2018


November 2018

117th American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting
November 14-18, 2018
San Jose, CA
Deadline for proposals: February 15, 2018

Society for Ethnomusicology 2018 Annual Meeting
November 15-18, 2018
Albuquerque, NM
Deadline for proposals: February 16, 2018

X Congreso ALASRU
November 25-30, 2018
Montevideo, Uruguay
Deadline for proposals: December 15, 2017

Call for papers: De-risking, Financial Exclusion & Resiliency in the Caribbean: Scoping out the problem, searching for solutions
November 29-30, 2018
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA USA
Deadline for proposals: March 16, 2018

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