Proposed Panel for SECOLAS 2020, Austin, Texas, March 5-7
Southeastern Council of Latin American Studies (SECOLAS)
Panel title: “The Columbian Exchange: Latin America’s Gifts of Foods, Tastes, and Pleasures to the
Chair and commentator: Micheal Tarver, Arkansas State Archive
First presenter and paper title: Angela Lee, Weston High School
Second presenter and paper title:
Third presenter and paper title: James D. Henderson, Coastal Carolina University, “’All the Fruits, Plants
and Grains Produced by the Earth,’: The New World’s Botanical Gifts to the Old”
This panel explores the Columbian Exchange in terms of Latin America’s importance to world
culture at the levels of botany, the culinary arts, and . . . . .
Biographical notes on contributors:
James Henderson is a past-President of SECOLAS who has published extensively in the areas of Colombian and Latin American history. He is presently writing a book-length study of Latin America in the making of the modern world.
Contact information on panelists:
James D. Henderson, Email firstname.lastname@example.org Cell phone: (843) 457-2288. Mailing address:
3719 Indigo Run
Conway, South Carolina 29526