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Call for Papers and Participation Details

The International Conference Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Contemporary Argentina” proposes to reflect both collectively and from a range of disciplinary perspectives on Argentina today.

  • Literary studies
  • Cultural studies
  • History, memory, and literature: narrative of the Postdictatorial period
  • Digital genres, mass media, cloud and virtual network literature
  • Film studies and media arts
  • Music and visual arts
  • History and historiography
  • Archeology, architecture and anthropology
  • Democracy, human rights and memory
  • Politics and international relations
  • Education and development
  • Economics and geopolitics
  • Linguistic studies and translation
  • Migration, cities, urban and environmental studies
  • Civil society, gender issues, violence and insecurity

To Submit a Proposal

Please send your proposal for a paper to be delivered in no more than twenty minutes (8 pages double-spaced). In response to this initial call for papers, submit only the title and a 200-word summary in English, French or Spanish. We also invite proposals for panels or roundtables, with a maximum of four participants. Proposals must be submitted electronically to CongresoArgentina2018@gmail.com.

Deadlines for Submissions

The deadline for submitting a proposal is December 10, 2017. The Conference’s Organizing Committee will review and select proposals with the goal of organizing a varied and original program. Decisions will be communicated by December 15, 2017.

International Participants

Once a proposal is approved, the Committee will provide a formal confirmation of acceptance so that individuals may immediately apply for a Canadian visa directly at http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/.  This site provides information on how to obtain a visa. At the same time, the Organizing Committee will forward the letter of confirmation to the Canadian Embassy in the relevant country of residence.

Conference Fees

Registration fees are $125 Canadian for professors in Canada and the United States and $75 Canadian for graduate students and international participants. Fees cover breakfast, lunch and breaks on Friday and Saturday. Fees are to be paid at the beginning of the Conference.


A call for papers to be included in the Conference Proceedings will follow.