The Seventeenth International Conference, Socialism for the
Twenty-first Century, and the Eighth International Colloquium, The
Influence of Philosophy and the Social Science on the Cultural
Heritage of the countries of the American Mediterranean, will be held
at the University of Havana from November 18 to November 21, 2014.
The conference is being organized by Cuban and international
professors affiliated with the Division of Philosophy and History of
the University of Havana and with Dr. Thala Fung, Head of the School
of Political Science from the South of the University of Havana.
The Political Science from the South is a transdisciplinary
initiative, including scholars in political science, economics,
history, philosophy, anthropology, and sociology. It seeks to develop
an analysis of international dynamics and global issues from the
perspective of the global South or the Third World. It endeavors to
develop insights that are relevant to public policies and political
strategies of the nations and social movements of the South.
For more information, see the Call for Papers posted on the Website of