CLAG 2022

Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers January 3-8, 2022

!Bienvenidos¡ Bem-Vindo!

Welcome to the CLAG 2022 Conference in Tucson!

WHAT: The next conference of the Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers (CLAG) will be held January 3-8, 2022. The format will be both in-person and remote/virtual sessions.

WHEN: January 3-8, 2022

WHERE: University of Arizona Environment & Natural Resources 2 Building in Tucson, Arizona, USA

COST: Faculty: $ TBA. Student Cost: $ TBA (must be student members of CLAG).

Students are also invited to apply for a limited number of student assistant positions to help during the conference for a waived registration fee.

HOW TO REGISTER: Registration is required for all conference participants.

Local Planning Committee:

Margaret Wilder and Diana Liverman (Co-Chairs)

Kevin Anchukaitis (Program Chair); Jeff Banister (Field Trip Chair); Amanda Percy; Elizabeth Oglesby; RJ Johnson, Talia Anderson, Sofia Rodriguez McGoffin, Elena Louder, Francisco Lara-Valencia (Arizona State University, ASU); Patricia Solis (ASU).

Sponsorship:  College of Social and Behavioral Sciences; School of Geography, Development and Environment; Center for Latin American Studies; Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy; Southwest Center

CONTACT FOR QUESTIONS:

General Questions

Margaret Wilder:  mwilder@arizona.edu

Amanda Percy: amandab@arizona.edu

Questions about Sessions, Papers, and the Program:

Kevin Anchukaitis: kanchukaitis@arizona.edu

Questions about Optional Field Trips:

Jeff Banister: banister@arizona.edu

Tentative Schedule of Events: January 3-8, 2022

Monday, Jan. 3: 
Travel and arrival to Tucson International Airport in Tucson, Arizona (AZ), USA.
6:00-8:00 p.m. Evening reception: Location TBA. 

Tuesday, Jan. 4: 
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Paper sessions in-person and remote/virtual

Wednesday, Jan.5:
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Paper sessions in-person and remote/virtual
6:00 p.m. Banquet/Keynote Speaker/Awards: Location TBA

Thursday, Jan. 6: 
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Paper sessions in-person and remote/virtual

Thursday, Jan. 6—Sat. Jan. 8:
Optional Field Trips (require prior registration)

CALL FOR SESSIONS AND PAPERS (NEW AS OF 05/01/2021)

(https://geography.arizona.edu/clag-2022-call-papers)

The Call for Organized Sessions will be announced approximately May 1, 2021 with a deadline of August 1, 2021. We invite you to submit organized sessions (to be held In-Person; Virtual/Remote; or Hybrid format) for the conference. 

The call for Individual Papers will be announced in summer 2021 with a deadline of September 30, 2021 for paper abstracts. 

Please stay tuned for further updates on/about May 1, 2021.

GUIDE TO TUCSON:  We have compiled a guide to restaurants and other Tucson activities here Guide to Tucson

FIELD TRIPS: 

The CLAG TUCSON 2022 Planning Committee is currently planning up to four optional field trip opportunities for conference participants and their guests. Pre-registration will be required.  Field trips will be available at an additional cost TBA.

The dates/times/costs of these optional field trips will be available at a later date.

Phoenix: urban sustainability, led by sustainability experts at Arizona State University
Tucson: urban tour of historic and downtown parts of Tucson, led by local history/architecture experts
Border: Magdalena/San Ignacio, Sonora, Mexico. Passports and international travel documents will be required for this trip.
Nature/Desert: A day hike somewhere in the Tucson basin

 

"Epic Rides" Artist: Joe Pagac