Latin American Literature and Culture

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Call for papers: 

Latin American Literature and Culture




Boston, June 2-5, 2021

The national conference of the PCA will be held March 31-April 3 at the Boston Marriott Copley Place. To present a paper at one of the sessions pertaining to Latin American Literature and Culture at the 2021 conference, you may submit an abstract of 100 to 150 words to the area chair, Patricia Montilla, by November 16, 2020. Papers may be presented in English, French, Portuguese or Spanish. Proposals for organized sessions are also welcomed. Abstracts and session proposals can be submitted for the subject area below. To submit single papers, please go to http://pcaaca.org. This link will give you all the details. Submissions will only be accepted through the PCA website.  Individuals must be current, paid members to submit to the conference. 

Latin American

Literature and Culture

Patricia Montilla

Department of Spanish

Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5091

Tel: (269) 387-3040

E-mail: patricia.montilla@wmich.edu






2021 Conference Dates and Deadlines

13-Aug-20 Submission Page Goes Live
28-Feb-28 Deadline for Proposals
10-Apr-21 Presenter Registration Ends at 11:59 pm: Non-registrants Dropped from Program
15-Apr-21 Preliminary Schedule Available
01-May-21 Non-presenter Registration Continues Through May 31

June 2-5, 2021 

Virtual Conference


All presenters must be current, paid members of the PCA and registered for the conference. Non-presenters who attend the full conference must also pay membership fees.  

The last day for all refunds is February 15, 2021. No refund requests will be honored after this date. Membership fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.












Please check back soon for updates for 2022 conference updates.





Area chairs

Patricia Montilla