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Job Opportunity: Associate Professor in Latina and Latino Studies

Northwestern University solicits nominations and applications for a new Associate Professor position in Latina and Latino Studies. This faculty position is fully in the Latina and Latino Studies Program and will begin on September 1, 2019.

News & Events

LLSP Major, Isabella Soto to Present at VIII Biennial Dominican Studies Conference

Congratulations to our LLS major, Isabella Soto, for having her proposal accepted in the VIII Biennial Dominican Studies Conference to be held in the Bronx, NY, in November 2018. Isabella will be presenting her work in progress regarding the Dominican community in McAllen, Texas. Bravo, Isabella!

Congratulations to LLSP Professor, Hector Carrillo

Professor Carrillo's book, Pathways of Desire: The Sexual Migration of Mexican Gay Men has been selected to receive the following two awards at the upcoming American Sociological Association Meeting in August: (1) Latina/o Sociology Section Distinguished Contribution to Research Book Award. (2) Section on Sex and Gender Distinguished Book Award.

This day long event will bring together nationally recognized scholars across the humanities and social sciences to consider the extended impact of Patricia J. Williams’ 1991 book, The Alchemy of Race and Rights. Patricia Williams herself will address the conference.