Haitian Studies Association

Conference Information

Theme:

HAITI: PARADOXES, CONTRADICTIONS, INTERSECTIONS IN THE MAKING OF A PEOPLE

Call for papers

Dates:

November 1-4, 2017

Location:

Xavier University of Louisiana

Tulane University Roger Thayer Stone Center for Latin American Studies

New Orleans, Louisiana

Location of hotels (blue) and universities (purple)

Registration:

Click HERE to register for the conference.

If you have already registered, but need to renew your membership, click HERE.

Lodging information:

The following hotels have agreed to reserve rooms for conference participants up until the “Cut off date” of Sunday, October 1st, 2017. In order to lock in our rates and guarantee accommodation, it is recommended you call directly prior to the cut off dates and reference the Haitian Studies Association 29th Annual Conference or Haitian Studies Association Room Block.

Please note that due to the special agreements, the hotels may have stricter cancellation policies. Please make sure to verify these with the hotels.

• Country Inn & Suites by Carlson-Metairie New Orleans ($99 – $159.00 per night, airport shuttle): 1 (800) 830-5222, (504) 835-4141

• Holiday Inn Metairie New Orleans Airport ($119.00 per night): 1 (800) 465-4329, (504) 373-5946

• Courtyard New Orleans Metairie ($129.00 per night, no airport shuttle): 1 (800) 321-2211, (504) 838-3800

• Residence Inn New Orleans Metairie ($139.00 per night, no airport shuttle): 1 (800) 331-3131, (504) 832-0888

Things to do in New Orleans:

Nola has provided a list of activities you can do during your say prior to the conference, you can see their suggestions here.

Transportation to Conference Events:

Transportation will be provided from the hotels to the universities courtesy of the host institutions. Specifics about departure times will be available at a later date.