SALALM LVII Annual Meeting

Hilton Trinidad and Conference Centre

Port of Spain, Trinidad

June 16-19, 2012


You are cordially invited to attend the 57th Annual Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials (SALALM) hosted by the Campus Libraries, The University of the West Indies, St Augustine, The National Library and Information System Authority of Trinidad and Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago and the Library Association of Trinidad and Tobago.


The Conference theme is Popular Culture: Arts and Social Change in Latin America. Panels will explore a broad range of media and avenues through which popular culture is expressed such as film and television, popular music and art, performance , graphic novel, artisan and artists’ books, the internet and social media and many others. Particular attention will be paid to the exploration of projects that document the social uses of popular culture.