Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies
CALL FOR PAPERS

46th ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE

ASSOCIATION FOR SPANISH AND PORTUGUESE HISTORICAL STUDIES

THE JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY, BALTIMORE, MD

MARCH 19-22, 2015


SPONSORED BY: THE JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY, Departments of History and History of Science and Technology


The 46th Annual Conference of the ASPHS will take place on March 19-22, 2015 at The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. This year's keynote speaker will be Teófilo F. Ruiz, Distinguished Professor of History and Peter H. Reill Term Chair, UCLA.


The ASPHS invites session proposals for panels and/or individual presentations on any aspect of Iberian history. The typical panel will include three papers, a chairperson, and a discussant. We welcome proposals for roundtable discussions of a particular work or theme. Proposals should include a 200-word abstract for each paper and a one-page curriculum vitae for each participant, including chairs and discussants. Please include each participant's name and e-mail address,
along with any requests for audio/visual equipment or other special requirements.


The deadline for submissions is 1 October 2014.  Participants in the conference must be members of the ASPHS.  Graduate students presenting a paper for the first time at an ASPHS conference will receive a free membership for their first year, but must still submit the necessary paperwork.  Please direct questions about membership to the General Secretary, Katie Harris (akharris@ucdavis.edu) or the Membership Secretary, Sandie Holguín (sholguin@ou.edu) or see the membership page for more information.


Please submit proposals by email to Clinton Young, Program Director, at young@uamont.edu.


The conference will take place at The Johns Hopkins University, which is located in Baltimore, Maryland.  Baltimore is home to a vibrant arts and restaurant scene, as well as the Walters Art Museum and the Peabody Library.  The local organizers are Erin Rowe (erowe@jhu.edu) and Gabriel Paquette (gabriel.paquette@jhu.edu).  Information about hotels and registration fees will follow soon.