The 9th Biennial Conference of the Puerto Rican Studies Association will be held October 21-23, 2010, at the Hartford Marriott Downtown Hotel in Hartford, Connecticut. The deadline for submission is February 10, 2010.
The conference theme is Cuerpos vigilados y castigados: Resistance and Empowerment in the Body Rican. Panels and papers will explore the creative ways in which people oppose, resist, or engage with various sites of discipline and punishment, modes of persecution, surveillance, and control through the institutional or an established juridical-political order, and other technologies of power.
For membership, proposal forms, a detailed call for papers, and more information, see