Seminar sessions are held on Fridays from 3 to 5 pm at the Newberry, 60 West Walton Street, Chicago, Illinois.
This seminar provides a forum for works in progress that explore topics in Borderlands and Latino/a studies. Papers examine the interplay of Latino people, communities, and culture in the United States; transnational and comparative “borderlands” studies; civil rights and social movements; and other related topics. Click here to view the Borderlands and Latino/a Studies 2018-2019 schedule flyer.
The seminar’s co-sponsors are Indiana University’s Latino Studies Program, Northwestern University’s Program in Latina and Latino Studies, The Institute for Latino Studies at the University of Notre Dame, the Center for Latino Research at DePaul University, and the Katz Center for Mexican Studies at the University of Chicago, and the University of Illinois at Chicago Latin American and Latino Studies Program. Xóchitl Bada, University of Illinois at Chicago, and Adam Goodman, University of Illinois at Chicago, and; Gema Santamaría, Loyola University Chicago, are the coordinators for the 2019-2020 seminar. To attend, please read our Registration Information.
Click here for the Borderlands/Latin/a Studies Call for Proposals for the 2019-2020 Academic Year. Proposals are due June 3, 2019. To submit a proposal, please visit our webform and upload a one-page proposal, a statement explaining the relationship of the paper to your other work, and a brief CV. Applications will not be accepted via email or in hard copy.
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