CFP: CERLAC’s 4th International Graduate Student Research Conference

CALL FOR PAPERS York University’s Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) is hosting its 4th International Graduate Student Research Conference: (In)dependency and its Tensions: Democracy, Culture and (Post) Development, May 1 and 2, 2015 @ York Continue reading CFP: CERLAC’s 4th International Graduate Student Research Conference

Call for applications for the Grace and David Taylor Graduate Scholarship in Caribbean Studies

The Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC), announces the call for applications for the Grace and David Taylor Graduate Scholarship in Caribbean Studies. The Grace and David Taylor Graduate Scholarship in Caribbean Studies is intended to support PhD students Continue reading Call for applications for the Grace and David Taylor Graduate Scholarship in Caribbean Studies

Call for applications for the Paavo and Aino Lukkari Human Rights Award(s) and Fellowship

The Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) announces the call for applications for the Paavo and Aino Lukkari Human Rights Award(s) and Fellowship. The Paavo and Aino Lukkari Human Rights Fund supports York graduate students engaged Continue reading Call for applications for the Paavo and Aino Lukkari Human Rights Award(s) and Fellowship

Call for Nominations: Michael Baptista Essay Prizes 2014

Deadline: August 15, 2014. Nominations limited to York University students only. The Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) is pleased to announce the 2014 call for the Michael Baptista Essay Prizes. The Michael Baptista Essay Prizes Continue reading Call for Nominations: Michael Baptista Essay Prizes 2014

2014 Michael Baptista Lecture: Greg Grandin on “The Empire of Necessity: Slavery, Freedom, and Deception in the New World”

The Centre for Research on Latin America and the Caribbean (CERLAC) and the Tubman Institute are pleased to present Professor Greg Grandin and his lecture based on his new book, The Empire of Necessity: Slavery, Freedom, and Deception in the New Continue reading 2014 Michael Baptista Lecture: Greg Grandin on “The Empire of Necessity: Slavery, Freedom, and Deception in the New World”