Call for Abstracts: Roundtable on Latina Feminism
April 25-26, 2014, John Carroll University, Cleveland, OH
Abstract Deadline JANUARY 20, 2014
Invited Speakers: Edwina Barvosa, University of California, Santa Barbara
KarenMary Davalos, Loyola Marymount University
You are invited to participate in the 2014 meeting of the Roundtable on Latina Feminism, a forum for discussion of Latina feminist theory and practice. Suggested themes include but are not limited to the following:
*Visual Representations of Latinas
*Latina Political Thought
*History of Latinas in the U.S.
*Mestizaje and Mulataje
*Latina Ways of Knowing
*Coalitions across difference
*Works on individual Latina or Latin American feminist writers and theorists
Guidelines for Submission:
1. Abstracts should be approximately 1500 words and are due on JANUARY 20, 2014
2. Abstracts should be suitable for anonymous review. In a separate document, please include your name, affiliation, contact information, brief bio, and the title of your presentation.
3. Please submit all proposals electronically to Terry Bradley at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please write “LATINA FEMINISM ABSTRACT ” in the subject line.
4. For more information on past roundtables go to http://sites.jcu.edu/lfr/ or contact Mariana Ortega at email@example.com
Please Note: Participants are expected to attend ALL sessions of the Roundtable