Tuesday, December 29, 2009

8th. ALARA Conference (Lima, 3-7 August 2010)

The Eighth Biennial International /
Inter-disciplinary Research Conference


The Afro-Latin/American Research Association


Theme: “Transcultural Discourses: The African Diaspora in    the Americas.”

Dates:  3-7 August 2010

Conference site: Lima, Peru

The conference organizers are soliciting one-page abstracts for papers in Spanish, English, French, or Portuguese, as well as proposals for panels on literary, historical, linguistic, social science, and other relevant topics. 

(Full Panel Abstracts are Encouraged)

Send abstracts via SURFACE MAIL, FAX or E-MAIL to:
ALARA 2010 c/o Dr. Luisa Ossa

Associate Professor of Spanish
Department of Foreign Languages

La Salle University
1900 W. Olney Ave.
Philadelphia, PA, 19141
Fax: 215-991-3546
E-mail: ossa@lasalle.edu

Conference Organizing Committee:

Prof. Ligia Aldana – SUNY –New Paltz
Prof. Jerome Branche – University of Pittsburgh
Prof. David Akbar Gilliam –DePaul University
Prof. William Luis – Vanderbilt University
Prof. Daniel Mosquera –Union College
Prof. Luisa Ossa, La Salle University
Prof. Laurence Prescott – Penn State University
Prof. Antonio Tillis – Dartmouth College

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