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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 are pleased to announce the fifth annual North Carolina Conference on Latin American Studies (NC/CLAS). NC/CLAS 2023 will be an in-person event hosted by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on February 23-24, 2024.

The NC/CLAS 2023 program 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 2024 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 and roundtable discussions. NB: only complete and in-person panel/roundtable proposals will be reviewed and considered for inclusion in the program.

Please submit proposals through the application located at NC/CLAS 2024 (https://www.formpl.us/form/6104886876438528). The deadline for submission of proposed panels is November 1, 2023. Please send inquiries to: Beatriz Riefkohl Muñiz, Interim Director/Executive Director, Institute for the Study of the Americas University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC 27599 riefkohl@email.unc.edu

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NCCLAS 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.

NCCLAS Organizing Committee:

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