Emergent Brazil – February 14-15, 2013, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Brazil has drawn the interest of academics for decades. However, Brazil’s recent emergence as a global player in international economic and political affairs and as a significant influence in other areas (culture, the environment, urban studies, democratic transition, etc.) suggests the reasons for our 62nd annual conference. There are eight panels, with twenty-four speakers coming […]

National Association of Hispanic &Latino Studies National Conference – February 11-16, 2013, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

This is a national conference that hosts scholars from across the U.S. and several foreign countries to present diverse research related to Hispanic, Latinos and Chicanos. Topics will include, but are not limited to, health issues, family, education, military, social challenges, business, literature, religion, and more: http://lasa.international.pitt.edu/members/conferences/Louisiana_091412.asp