- PILAS at the British Library
96 Euston Rd, London NW1 2DB
23 January 2017
PILAS at the British Library has become one of the most engaging and popular pre-conference activities of our society in the last years. For this new edition, we are delighted to invite all our members and friends to a round-table discussion with the Latin American writers Chloe Aridjis and Carlos Fonseca Suárez, preceded by the traditional visit to the Library. More information and registration form: https://pilasconference.com/pre-conference-activities/pilas-at-the-british-library/
- Fieldwork in Latin America
Conference Room, Humanities Research Institute, University of Sheffield, 34 Gell Street, Sheffield, S3 7QY
22 November 2016
Fieldwork in Latin America is a workshop aimed at fostering interactions between and providing firsthand advice to PGR students who plan to have fieldwork experience in Latin America. Through a series of talks, practical exercises and group discussions, the event will provide an excellent opportunity to think about common challenges and offer pragmatic solutions to issues that you might encounter before, during and after the fieldwork experience.
More information and how to participate are avaiable on the 'Events' page of this website.
- Discontinuities and Resistance in Latin America
University of Leeds
26 - 27 June 2017
The Postgraduates in Latin American Studies (PILAS) Committee invites postgraduate researchers and junior academics from the arts, humanities and social sciences fields to present their work, engage in debate, and share their research on Latin America.
PILAS Annual Conference 2017 will be held at the University of Leeds on the 26 and 27 of June 2017. The Conference is FREE to attend and will include keynote speakers, workshops and engaging social activities.
The theme of the conference is “Discontinuities and Resistance in Latin America”.
For more information and Call for Papers and Panels visit: https://pilasconference.com/
New PILAS Committee (2016-17)
The new PILAS Committee will be headed by President Lourdes Parra Lazcano and Vice-presidentJesús Sanjurjo from University of Leeds. For full detail of your new PILAS Committee, please go to the PILAS Committee page here.
Become a Member of SLAS
Already a member of PILAS or considering to become one? Being a PILAS member is free and opens doors to networking and participating in diverse academic events with postgraduate peers for no extra cost. If you also become a member of SLAS, you can gain access to funding (conferences and fieldwork), participate in contests, receive the Bulletin of Latin American Studies (BLAR), get a new book, get a discount on SLAS's annual conference, and receive monthly newsletters about the latests books being published, and events in the UK, Europe and Latin America. Joining SLAS in only £16 per year for students, so it is an opportunity that should not be missed! For more information, visit http://www.slas.org.uk/.
- PILAS Twitter account
For the latest updates on PILAS events, follow us on Twitter! @PILAS_postgrads
- PILAS Facebook Group
For more news and events, visit the facebook group Pilas-Postgraduates in Latin American Studies
- PILAS blog