Call for Papers for Asheville 2024!

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71st Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies


Asheville, North Carolina

April 3-6, 2024

Proposal Submission Deadline: November 1, 2023

Submit your abstract at this link.

The Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS) is pleased to announce a call for paper and panel abstract submissions for SECOLAS’s 71st Annual Meeting, to be held April 3-6, 2024 in Asheville, North Carolina.

SECOLAS invites faculty members, independent scholars, and students to submit panel and individual paper proposals for participation in the conference.

SECOLAS welcomes submissions on any aspect of Latin American and/or Caribbean Studies.

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 2024 Program Chairs

History and Social Sciences

  • Travis Knoll
  • Department of History and Political Science
  • Wingate University
  • [email protected]

Literature and Humanities

  • Luci Moreira
  • Department of Languages and Culture Studies
  • The College of Charleston
  • [email protected]

*Please note that panels will run on Thursday afternoon (April 4) and all day Friday and Saturday (April 5 and 6).

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The Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS) is a non-political and non-profit association of individuals interested in Latin America established in 1953. Its objectives are the promotion of interest in Latin America, scholarly research pertaining to Latin America in all fields, and the increase of friendly contacts among the peoples of the Americas. SECOLAS is a 501(c)3 organization.