ALARA is a dynamic organization of individual scholars working in the field of Afro-Latin American Studies. A majority of the membership are college/university professors trained in Latin American studies (literature, linguistics, sociology, political science, cultural studies, communication studies, history, etc.) whose research and/or teaching interests focus on cultural production and materiality of Africa descendants in North, Central and South America, the Caribbean basin and Equatorial Guinea (West Africa).
The Publication of the Afro-Latin/American Research Association (PALARA) is now open access and is located here:
ALARA Membership is open to all those interested in African Diaspora Studies.
Conference Registration Fees
The conference registration fee is US $150.