Call for Papers for Mexico City 2025

Published by SECOLAS on

72nd Annual Meeting of the Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies 
Instituto Mora
Mexico City
April 24-26, 2025

Proposal Submission Deadline: November 1, 2024

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 72nd Annual Meeting, to be held April 24-26, 2025, at the Instituto Mora in Mexico City.

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 2025 Program Chairs

History and Social Sciences
Juan José Ponce Vázquez
Department of History
University of Alabama 
[email protected]

Literature and Cultural Studies
Ignacio F. Rodeño
Department of Modern Languages and Classics
University of Alabama 
[email protected]

Please note that panels will run on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday (April 24, 25, and 26).


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.