Fall 2013 Editorial Assistant for LARR Appointed

Jamie Caroccio has been named Editorial Assistant to the Book Review Editor of the Latin American Research Review for the fall term. Jamie is an English/Spanish double major who gained fluency in Spanish while studying abroad during the 2012-2013 academic year in Madrid, Spain. Her interests include creative writing (particularly poetry) and Latin-American literature.


Jamie follows in the footsteps of previous LARR Editorial Assistants Stephanie Mergen (Fall 2012) and Alexander DeParde (Spring 2013), as well as the LARR Summer Research Assistant Alie Mihuta (Summer 2013). Founded in 1965, The Latin American Research Review has been the official scholarly journal of the Latin American Studies Association since 1966. The Book Review was moved from McGill University to Saint Lawrence University in August 2012. As the new assistant, Jamie’s responsibilities include cataloging incoming books, correspondence with review writers and publishing companies, and serving as a first point of contact for anyone engaging LARR.