Pre-Conference Activities

Fieldwork Workshop at The University of Sheffield

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

screen-shot-2016-10-02-at-18-40-51Fieldwork in Latin America is a workshop aimed at fostering interactions between and providing first hand advice to PGR students who plan to have fieldwork experience in Latin America. Through a series of talks, practical exercises and group discussions, the event will provide an excellent opportunity to think about common challenges and offer pragmatic solutions to issues that you might encounter before, during and after the fieldwork experience. More info…

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PILAS at the British Library

Monday, 23 January 2017

screen-shot-2016-10-02-at-18-40-40PILAS at the British Library has become one of the most engaging and popular pre-conference activities of our society in the last years. For this new edition, we are delighted to invite all our members and friends to a round-table discussion with the Latin American writers Chloe Aridjis and Carlos Fonseca Suárez, preceded by the traditional visit to the Library. More info…


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PILAS at SLAS Annual Conference

Thursday, 6 March 2017

PILAS organises the workshop “How to Get a Job in Academia? Networking, Applications and Job Interviews” at SLAS Annual Conference 2017.

Presenters: Jens R Hentschke and Sarah Bowskill
Chair: Lourdes Parra Lazcano

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