NCCLAS 2020

Wall with colorful grafitti, containing text Engaging Latin American Realities, title of conference.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Duke University and the Latin American Studies Program at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte are pleased to announce the second annual North Carolina Conference on Latin American Studies (NC/CLAS). NC/CLAS 2020 seeks to bring together scholars, specialists, and graduate students in North Carolina engaged in the diverse and multiple disciplinary domains dedicated to Latin American and Latino/a studies, past and present.

The NC/CLAS 2020 organizers are pleased to invite submissions of proposals for panels to present current scholarship from any disciplinary perspective to address subjects of new research, matters of pedagogy, and address themes of advocacy and policy. Proposed panels may take the form of traditional scholarly presentations, workshops, and round table discussions. Please note: submissions of individual papers will be reviewed and considered for inclusion only if an appropriate thematic placement becomes available.

The theme of NC/CLAS 2020 will be dedicated to “Engaging Latin American Realities.” NC/CLAS 2020 will be hosted at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte on March 20-March 21, 2020. Please submit proposals through the application located at NC/CLAS 2020 (https://www.formpl.us/form/481316055). The deadline for submission of proposed panels and individual papers is November 1, 2019. Please send inquiries to:

Louis A. Pérez, Jr.
Director
Institute for the Study of the Americas
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
perez@email.unc.edu

Beatriz Riefkohl Muñiz
Executive Director
Institute for the Study of the Americas
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
riefkohl@email.unc.edu

NC/CLAS 2020 is made possible through funds from the US Department of Education, the Mellon Foundation, the William Wilson Brown Endowment, and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte Latin American Studies Program.

On behalf of the Consortium in Latin American and Caribbean Studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Duke University and the Latin American Studies Program at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, we look forward to seeing you all in Charlotte.

Jürgen Buchenau
Latin American Studies Program University of North Carolina at Charlotte Charlotte, NC

Dennis A. Clements III
Duke Global Health Institute Duke University Durham, NC

Natalie Hartman
Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies Duke University Durham, NC

Louis A. Pérez, Jr.
Institute for the Study of the Americas University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC

Beatriz Riefkohl Muñiz
Institute for the Study of the Americas University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC

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