Keys to turn a thesis into an academic book

July 8, 2022


Free for LASA members

LASA's publishing house, Latin America Research Commons (LARC), invites you to two meetings where Maria Cuvi S. will present the keys to turning a doctoral thesis into a book, show examples and discuss with participants the challenges of this experience that bridges the gap between academic work and publishing.

1st meeting 

Thursday, October 20, 2022
10 am to 12 pm EST

  • La conexión con lectoras y lectores
  • La revisión de la estructura 

2nd meeting

Friday, October 21, 2022
10 am to 12:30 pm EST

  • Las voces que narran
  • El sexismo en el lenguaje
  • Otras decisiones importantes

Deadline: September 30, 2022

Inquiries for information and grants:

Registration form


María Cuvi S. holds a PhD in Social Sciences from the University of Lleida, Catalonia, Spain. She is an editor, researcher and professor of academic writing. She is currently coordinator of Editorial FLACSO Ecuador.

About LASA

The Latin American Studies Association (LASA) is the largest professional association in the world for individuals and institutions engaged in the study of Latin America. With over 13,000 members, over 60% of whom reside outside the United States, LASA is the one association that brings together experts on Latin America from all disciplines and diverse occupational endeavors, across the globe. LASA's mission is to foster intellectual discussion, research, and teaching on Latin America, the Caribbean, and its people throughout the Americas, promote the interests of its diverse membership, and encourage civic engagement through network building and public debate.

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