The Cincinnati Conference is an annual academic convention that takes place in Cincinnati in early May and includes presentations on all aspects of the Romance languages and literatures. It was founded in 1980-81 by graduate students Felix Menchacatorre and Eric Pennington as one of the first graduate student conferences in the US. By 1983, the conference was attracting more than 200 presenters annually.
The 37th Cincinnati Conference on Romance Languages and Literatures will be held March 31 – April 1, 2017
Keynote speakers: Andrea Goulet Ph.D., Professor of Romance Languages at the University of Pennsylvania and Eduardo Halfon, author