The School of Advanced Study is delighted to make a clarion call to scholars everywhere to gather in London to consider the key place of Latin America in the connected making of the postcolonial world. Although Latin America clearly was a vanguard of global decolonization in the modern age, this deep historical fact is largely ignored or downplayed in the Anglophone world, where decolonization is provincially understood to be a post-war, twentieth-century phenomenon.
ILAS intends to publish a concise edited volume of selected conference papers with an eye to the classroom. Please submit title and 100-word abstract of your proposed paper plus a one-page CV by December 1 to the convenor:
Dr. Mark Thurner (firstname.lastname@example.org)