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Call for Papers

We are happy to announce that The Southwest Council of Latin American Studies (SCOLAS) is now accepting panel and individual paper proposals for the 56th Conference to be held online (platform information to be provided at a future date) April 7 to 9, 2022.



El comité organizador se complace en anunciar que está aceptando propuestas para paneles y para presentaciones individuales para el LVI congreso de Southwest Council of Latin American Studies (SCOLAS) que se llevará a cabo en línea (información al respecto se dará en una fecha futura) del 7 al 8 de abril de 2022.


Encontram-se abertas as inscrições para o 56O Congresso do Southwest Council of Latin American Studies (SCOLAS) a realizar-se virtualmente entre os dias 7 e 9 de abril de 2022 em plataforma ainda a ser definida e posteriormente divulgada.



SCOLAS is an interdisciplinary organization that encourages diverse panels, methods, and interests. We welcome participation by scholars and students interested in Latin America, including studies of immigration, transnationalism, and U.S. Hispanic history, literature and culture.

SCOLAS hosts annual conferences in Latin America and the southwestern United States. These conferences offer stimulating panels, opportunities to meet other scholars, visits to places of historical and cultural importance, and awards for books, articles, and graduate students.

SCOLAS has strong participation from both the United States and Mexico and enjoys one of the largest bases of any regional Latin American conference in the United States.   check out our YouTube channel