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11th International Conference on Chicano Literature and Latino Studies

Towards New Interpretations of "Latinidad" in the 21st Century

Salamanca, May 28th-30th 2018

The 11th International Conference on Chicano Literature and Latino Studies, organized by HispaUSA and the Universidad de Salamanca, with the collaboration of the Instituto Franklin-UAH, will be held in Salamanca, May 28th-30th, 2018.

This Conference draws attention to the different interpretations of the concept of “Latinidad” at the present time, also looking towards the future. Therefore, “Latinidad” involves the blend of cultures recreating different identities, often forgotten in an exercise of permanent reconstruction.

Panels and Papers are welcome on these topics:

  • Different interpretations of Latino identity.
  • Multiculturalism and Interculturalism.
  • Construction of “Latinidad”.
  • Evolution and development of Latino concept.
  • The idea of “Latinidad” in literature.

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