Climate Change and the Caribbean

Society for Caribbean Studies would like to thank all those who came to the SCS Live Q&A/discussion event, entitled ‘Climate Change and the Caribbean‘.

Dr Edil Sepulveda is a NASA scientist, licensed attorney, climate change expert, and Puerto Rican Diaspora organizer. His talk is still available at:

Please note: due to the pandemic, SCS has not been able to run our annual conference in 2020, but we look forward to seeing you at our annual conference in 2021!

Statement on the cancellation of Society for Caribbean Studies Annual Conference, 1-3 July 2020

I hope that you are all keeping well and safe. As promised in our earlier statement, this statement is to confirm the committee’s decision to cancel the 2020 Society for Caribbean Studies (SCS) annual conference.

I know this will come as a disappointment. 2020 would have been our 44th annual conference, and the conference has become a well-established and highly enjoyable part of many people’s academic year.… read on ...

Postgraduate Conference cancelled

“It is with regret that we are having to cancel the Society for Caribbean Studies (SCS) Postgraduate Conference, which was due to take place at the end of April (see details below).  In conformity with current UK national guidelines around suppressing the spread of COVID-19, Leicester University is cancelling public gatherings in March and April. … read on ...