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Keynote Speakers

Boaventura de Sousa Santos is Professor of Sociology, University of Coimbra (Portugal), and Distinguished Legal Scholar at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He earned an LL.M and J.S.D. from Yale University and holds the Degree of Doctor of Laws, Honoris Causa, … Continue reading

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Raussert, Wilfried, Rozema, Brian; Campos, Yolanda, Littschwager, Marius (eds.). Key Tropes in Inter-American Studies from the “Forum for Inter-American Research (fiar).” 2016

This book is a key text for scholars and students that study the Americas in a multilingual and transdisciplinary fashion. The dialogical paradigm that underlies any sincere Inter-American scholarship makes clear that no single scholarly positioning can capture the complexity … Continue reading

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“A Long Time Ago on a Reservation Far, Far Away”: Contemporary Indigenous Popular Culture across the Globe, Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany, June 1-3, 2017

A three-day international conference devoted to the field of Indigenous Popular Culture, organized and hosted by the department of North American Literary and Cultural Studies of Saarland University, Germany. Indigenous Popular Culture is arguably one of the most vibrant and … Continue reading

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