Oaxaca 2019

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66th Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS)

Oaxaca, México
March 26-31, 2019

Conference registration is now close. If you have paid the fees, be sure you have also completed the online registration form.

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About this year’s meeting
¡Oaxaca 2019!

With support from the Center for US-Latin America Initiatives and the School of Arts and Humanities at the University of Texas at Dallas, the Instituto Cultural Oaxaca is pleased to host the 66th Annual Meeting of SECOLAS in Oaxaca, Mexico from Tuesday, March 26 to Sunday, March 31, 2019. SECOLAS invites faculty members, independent scholars, and students to submit panel and individual paper proposals for participation in the conference.

Graduate student presenters will be eligible to submit their paper for the Edward H. Moseley Student Paper Award for the best paper presented at the SECOLAS meeting.

After the conference, all presenters will be eligible to submit their paper for publication consideration in the SECOLAS Annals issue of The Latin Americanist, an international, peer-reviewed journal published by SECOLAS.

SECOLAS 2019 Program Chairs 

History and Social Sciences
James Huck
Stone Center for Latin American Studies
Tulane University
[email protected] 

Literature and Humanities
Charles St-Georges
Department of Modern Languages
Denison University
[email protected] 

Local Arrangements
Monica Rankin, Department of History, UT Dallas, [email protected]
Jürgen Buchenau, Department of History, UNC Charlotte, [email protected]
Gregory Crider, Department of History, Winthrop University, [email protected]

Day Trips!:

SECOLAS is partnering with Instituto Cultural Oaxaca to provide day excursions for conference attendees. 

Monte Alban & Arrazola, Mar 26 – $35 (more info here)
A day w/ Fundación En Vía, Mar 27 – $55 (more info here)
Mitla & Hierve el Agua, Mar 31 – $35 (more info here)

Use the “Add to Cart” button below. You will be transferred to PayPal where you can add additional trips and persons to the order, and then complete it.

Name(s) of participant(s)

Anticipated day schedule:

March 26 – day trip to Monte Alban and Arrazola*

March 27 – day trip with Fundación En Via*

March 28 – panels begin in the afternoon

March 29 – panels morning and afternoon

March 30 – panels morning and afternoon

March 31 – day trip to Mitla / Hierve el Agua*

* = not included with registration fees; pricing TBD