SECOLAS is a non-political and non-profit association of individuals interested in Latin America. 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 holds one annual meeting each spring, at which scholarly papers and other activities are presented, as well as, the business meeting of members. SECOLAS also prints select conference papers once a year in a publication, entitled The Annals, a special issue of its academic journal, entitled The Latin Americanist. The Latin Americanist is published in cooperation with Wiley-Blackwell.
61st Annual Conference
Conference Theme: "Latin America's Global Presence"
Hyatt French Quarter Hotel
New Orleans, LA
March 27-29, 2014
Proposal Submission Deadline: December 1, 2013
Hyatt French Quarter. To make online room reservations under the SECOLAS block, go to: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/secolas. You can also call the hotel directly at 1-888-421-1442 and make reservations by phone identifying the SECOLAS group and the conference dates.
Secolas 2013 Banquet, Panama City, Panama