If you become a member of SLAS, you can gain access to funding (conferences and fieldwork), participate in contests, receive the Bulletin of Latin American Studies (BLAR), get a new book, get a discount on SLAS’ annual conference, and receive monthly newsletters about the latests books being published, and events in the UK, Europe and Latin America. Joining SLAS in only £18 per year for students, so it is an opportunity that should not be missed! For more information, visit http://www.slas.org.uk/.
You can also become a member of PILAS. Being a PILAS member is FREE and opens doors to networking and participating in diverse academic events with postgraduate peers for no extra cost.