The organizers would like to invite you to consider submitting an abstract in consideration for the 2019 Warfare, Environment, Social Inequality and Pro-Sociability (WESIPS) Biennial Conference to be held at the Center for Cross-Cultural Study in Seville, Spain (see attached conference flier).

This symposium will take place on May 23-25, 2019.

This interdisciplinary conference seeks papers addressing one or more of the following topics: prehistoric/modern warfare, ritual violence, biodiversity, natural resource utilization, past and present cases of environmental degradation/sustainability, egalitarianism, advent of social complexity, social inequality, conflict resolution, and prosocial behavior.

Please note that the deadline for submitting an abstract is October 1, 2018.

To submit an abstract or for more information go to:

Please note that ALL submitted abstracts will be sent out for anonymous review. Therefore, an invitation to submit an abstract should not be considered as a guarantee of acceptance.

Additionally, participants are expected to make their own travel and lodging arrangements.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.

Looking forward to your participation.


Richard J. Chacon

Co-organizer of WESIPS 2019