CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
2020 ROUNDTABLE on LATINA/X FEMINISMS
May 18 & 19, 2020 Penn State University--University Park, Pa
***All Participants are expected to attend ALL sessions of the Roundtable***
ABSTRACT DEADLINE: JANUARY 15, 2020
LOURDES TORRES, DePaul University
You are invited to participate in the 2020 meeting of the Roundtable on Latina/x Feminisms, a forum for engagement with Latina/x feminist theories and practices. Suggested themes include discussion of Latinas/x in the following areas:
*Violence and Discrimination *Activism*Immigration/DACA *Refuge/Sanctuary for the Undocumented
*The U.S/Mexico Border/ the Wall *Environmentalism. *Black/Brown/Asian Coalitions
*Critical Race Theory *Indigeneity *Decolonial Feminism
*Aesthetics *Visual Representations of Latinidad *Political Thought
*Identity/Subjectivity *Embodiment *Queer Latinidad
*Race/Class/Gender/Sexuality/Ability *Trans Lives *Mestizaje and Mulataje *Pedagogy *Latina/x Spiritualities *Latina/x Epistemologies
*Works on individual Latina/x or Latin American feminist writers and theorists
Guidelines for Submission:
1. Abstracts should be approximately 700 words.
2. Abstracts should be suitable for anonymous review. In a separate document, please include your name, affiliation, contact
information, brief biographical statement, the title of your presentation, whether you need any accommodations.
3. Please submit all proposals electronically to email@example.com
Please write “LATINA/X FEMINISM ABSTRACT ” in the subject line.
4. For more information on past roundtables go to http://www.latinafeminism.com
or contact Mariana Ortega at firstname.lastname@example.org