Saturday May 28th 2016

Secretariat & Executive Board


The SALALM Secretariat is currently hosted by The Latin American Library at Tulane University and is located in the Howard Tilton Memorial Library. The Executive Director is Hortensia Calvo. Carol Avila is the Program Coordinator.

The Secretariat functions as the headquarters of the organization, and manages all activities related to membership, publications, coordination of the annual meetings, and committees.

Contact Information:

Program Coordinator: Carol Avila,
Executive Director: Hortensia Calvo,

SALALM Secretariat
Tulane University
The Latin American Library
422 Howard Tilton Memorial Library
7001 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118-5549
Phone: 504-247-1366
Fax: 504-247-1367

Executive Board

Appointed Members:

Executive Director: Hortensia Calvo, Tulane University
Rapporteur General: Craig Schroer, University of West Georgia & Nelson Santana, Rutgers University
Treasurer: Peter T. Johnson, Princeton University
Parliamentarian and Archivist: Roberto Delgadillo, University of California-Davis

Elected Members:

President: Paloma Celis-Carbajal, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Vice President/President Elect: Daisy V. Domínguez, The City College of New York, CUNY
Past President: Luis A. González, Indiana University

2013-2016: Melissa Gasparotto, Rutgers University | Sócrates Silva, Columbia University
2014-2017: Teresa Chapa, University of North Carolina | David Dressing, University of Notre Dame
2015-2018: Alison Hicks, University of Colorado-Boulder | Ricarda Musser, Ibero-Amerikanisches Institut