2012 – Park City, UT

2012 Annual Conference, Park City, UT

The 59th Annual Conference of the Rocky Mountain Council for Latin American Studies will be held at the Yarrow Hotel in Park City, Utah, on Wednesday, March 28th, through Saturday, March 31, 2012. The RMCLAS Annual Conference provides an opportunity for scholars and graduate students to share original research on Latin America. The conference hotel will be the Yarrow Hotel in Park City.

Call for Papers

The RMCLAS Program Committee is now accepting panel and paper proposals on general topics in Latin American Studies. We encourage presentations from all disciplines including, but not limited to, Anthropology, Archaeology, Art History, Cultural Studies, Economics, Environmental Studies, Ethnomusicology, Film Studies, Gender Studies, History, Linguistics, Literature, Political Science, and Sociology.

We suggest that panels consist of a chair, at least three presenters, and a commentator (one of whom may be the chair and/or commentator) and a commentator. Papers can be in English or Spanish. The deadline for panel and paper proposals is December 15, 2011.

Also remember that if your panel/paper is accepted, membership in RMCLAS and conference registration is required to participate in the conference.


2011 President, Jeffrey M. Shumway, Brigham Young University (jshumway@byu.edu)

Colonial Program Chair: Rebecca Horn, University of Utah

Modern Program Chair: Sterling Evans, University of Oklahoma