Second Annual South-Central Conference on Mesoamerica
Sponsored by Trinity University
Friday, November 4, 2011 to Sunday, November 6, 2011

Trinity University
San Antonio , TX
United States

CFP Deadline: 
Saturday, September 10, 2011


The second annual South-Central Conference on Mesoamerica is a multi-disciplinary event that aims to present current research in Archaeology, Art History and Socio-Cultural Anthropology within the geographic region of Mesoamerica. This conference is a venue for scholars, students, and the interested public from across the region to share ideas, information, and interpretations.  The conference is free and open to the public, and we hope you will join us.

Dr. David Freidel will present a keynote lecture on Friday, November 4 at the San Antonio Museum of Art, followed by a reception and an opportunity to tour of the Pre-Columbian Collection in the Latin American wing of the museum.  

The conference will be held in the Fiesta Room on the campus of Trinity University in San Antonio from 8:30 am - 6:00 pm on Saturday (followed by a reception) and from 9:00 am -12:30 on Sunday.

For more information, you can visit our website at:

Please submit your title and abstract by Friday, September 10 to:

Note that you should receive an auto-confirmation email when you submit. The organizers will announce all decisions about papers by Friday, September 23rd. We will offer five $150.00 travel scholarships for students participating in the conference and traveling from outside of San Antonio.

Cut and paste the following information in the text of your email when you submit:

- First and Last Name:

- Title / Position (students, indicate if you are a B.A., M.A. or Ph.D. student and in which discipline):

- Institutional Affiliation (if applicable):

- Email address:

- Title of paper:

- Abstract (150 words maximum):

- Any special A/V needs (note that available computers will be PC, not Mac):

Students interested in applying for the $150 travel scholarship, let us know from where you would be traveling to attend the conference and what your approximate travel costs will be.

Contact Information
Dr. Tom Guderjan or Dr. Jennifer Matthews


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