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Conference of the Canadian Association of Hispanists (CAH)

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Tuesday, June 2 to Friday, June 5, 2015

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See pages 38 and 43 of your Congress Guide for conference locations

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Conference program: download the program (PDF, updated 2015-04-24)

Call-for-papers: Please contact the association directly for call-for-papers information

President's Reception: Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Access: Only those people who have registered for the conference of the Canadian Association of Hispanists may attend. Note that registration fees do not cover the association's membership fees. For membership inquiries, please contact the association directly.

Program Chair: Mario Boido, University of Waterloo
Local Arrangements Coordinator: Luis Abanto Rojas, University of Ottawa

Websitewww.hispanistas.ca


Why should you come to Congress?

Hispanic Film Festival

CAH will be hosting the screening of four award-winning Spanish and Latin American films. Click here for more information.

Special Guest Speaker: Dr. Arturo Arias, Tomás Rivera Regents Professor in Spanish Language and Literature, Department of Spanish & Portuguese, University of Texas at Austin

Professor Arias has a distinguished career both as a scholar and as an award-winning fiction writer.  His area of expertise is the indigenous cultures and literatures of the Americas. To date he has published four books, three edited volumes, and three edited or co-edited journal issues, fifty-five book chapters and forty-nine articles on several fields such as cultural studies, testimonial literature, and literary criticism. His impressive publication record demonstrates the breath of his interests and the range of his intellectual pursuits.