Estudios Latinoamericanos, issued by the Polish Association of Latin American Studies, is the oldest Polish scientific journal publishing material related to the wider history and culture of Latin America. Distributed from 1972 to 1995, it was issued by the Institute of History (PAN). The creator of the publication and its first editor was Professor Dr. Tadeusz Lepkowski. In 1988, he was replaced by Dr. Richard Stemplowski. In the years 1995 - 2011, the magazine was headed by Professor Dr. Aleksander Posern-Zielinski, and in 2012, Prof. Dr. Mariusz Ziolkowski became its editor. The articles are published in Spanish, Portuguese, English or French. The electronic version of the magazine was founded by grants from the Ministry of Science and Higher Education and the involvement of numerous members of PTSL, including Assoc. Prof. Andrzej Krzanowski of the Jagiellonian University who initiated the digitization of the magazine archives, preparing the first 10 issues.


Editor-in-Chief: Mariusz Ziółkowski (
Technical Editor: Michał Gilewski ( )

Scientific Council:

President of the Scientific Board: Aleksander Posern-Zieliński

National Members:

Marcin Gawrycki, Mariusz Kairski, Andrzej Krzanowski, Maria Skoczek, Iwona Stoińska-Kairska, Ryszard Tomicki, Krzysztof Tunia

Foreign Members:

Juan José Batalla Rosado (Universidad Complutense de Madrid), Milka Castro Lucic (Universidad de Chile, Santiago de Chile), Horacio Cerutti Guldberg (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México), Nikolai Grube (Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn), Krzysztof Makowski (Pontíficia Universidad Católica del Perú), Segundo Moreno Yánez (Pontíficia Universidad Católica del Ecuador), Tristan Platt (University of St. Andrews), Jan Szemiński (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem), Jean-Claude Thouret (Université Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand), Gary Urton (Harvard University).