Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Emerging Scholars event at Haitian Studies Association

November 2nd, 2017

The Emerging Scholars event at the 29th Annual Haitian Studies Association was held in the Greenleaf Room at the Stone Center on Thursday, Nov 2. The event is designed to prepare graduate students and junior faculty for navigating careers in Haitian Studies.

8:30am – 1:30pm: Emerging Scholars Pre-Conference Event – HSA 2017 – New Orleans
Emerging Scholar Event – Stone Center for Latin American Studies
Location: Greenleaf Conference Room, Stone Center for Latin American Studies, 100A Jones Hall

Event Schedule:
8:30am – 9:00am: Breakfast
9:00am – 9:30am: Participant Introductions and Networking
9:30am – 10:00am: Getting the Most out of Academic Conferences
10:00am – 10:45am: Keynote Speech – Power and Positionality in Haitian Studies
10:45am – 11:00am: Break
11:00am – 11:30am: Narratives of Haiti: Film Screening and Small Group Discussions
11:30am – 12:30pm: CV Clinic and Writing Workshops
12:30pm – 1:30pm: Lunch

Caribbean + People
Thomas Sherry
Professor - Ecology & Evolutionary Biology