First Latin America Conference Ireland (LACI): "Latin America at a Crossroads: Between Globalisation and Regionalisation”
Date: May 23-24, 2013
Site: Dublin, Ireland
Organiser: University College Dublin
Topics: The organisers are interested in challenging stereotypical ideas and representations of Latin America presented in the Global North. The Latin America at a Crossroads Conference is being organised as an interdisciplinary event by scholars from the Schools of Sociology, Social Justice, Geography, Planning & Environmental Policy, and Politics and International Relations in University College Dublin. It is the first conference on Latin American issues organised in Ireland, and it seeks to create links between Latin America, Ireland and the rest of Europe. Proposals are welcomed on (but are not limited to) the following issues: Culture, Identities and Society; Diversity, Equality and Human Rights; Environment and Urban Change; Education, Liberation and Resistance; Gender, Masculinities and Power; Indigenous Issues; Latin America and Ireland; Lessons Learned from Latin America; Media and the Internet; Migration to/from and within Latin America; Neoliberalism, Poverty and Inequality; Politics, Conflict and Social Movements; Sexualities and LGBT Issues.
Deadline: November 30, 2012