posted by user: GraduateStudents || 1555 views || tracked by 5 users: [display]

UMAC Graduate Conference 2012 : Culture and Identity in Times of Change

FacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogle

Link: http://www.umac.mo/fsh/posconference/
 
When Feb 23, 2012 - Feb 25, 2012
Where Macau SAR
Submission Deadline Nov 18, 2011
Notification Due Dec 18, 2011
Final Version Due Jan 18, 2012
Categories    social science   humanities   psychology   chinese study
 

Call For Papers

Culture and Identity in Times of Change – Sharing Our Research in the Humanities and Social Sciences


Graduate Students of University of Macau warmly invite all graduate students in the humanities and social sciences to contribute to the Pearl River Delta Graduate Conference on ‘Culture and Identity in Times of Change’. As one objective of the conference is to provide a platform for communication and exchange among young scholars in the region, presentations are invited from a wide range of disciplines, including communications, cultural studies, history, international relations, linguistics, literature, psychology, sociology, translation, etc.

We are particularly interested in organizing panels on the following interdisciplinary themes:
1. New trends in the study of the humanities and social sciences
2. Research in the digital humanities and new media
3. Literature, language and cultural identity
4. The relationship between heritage and cultural innovation
5. The position of the Greater Pearl River Delta (GPRD) between the east and the west
6. Economics and culture in GPRD

Conference language
English/Chinese

Presentation format
Papers are allocated to 20-minute slots plus ten minutes of discussion.

Abstract submission
Please email your abstract (E/C)as a Microsoft Word attachment to:
Conference Committee: posconference@umac.mo

Abstract format
□ Title in bold on all copies
□ Name, affiliation, address, telephone, and email address on a separate cover page
□ Text of no more than 300 words
□ Single spaced, Times New Roman 12
□ State language of presentation (Chinese/ English)

Important dates
18th November 2011: Deadline for submission of abstracts
Early December 2011: Notification of acceptance of abstracts
1st - 30th January 2012: Early bird registration
1st - 22nd February 2012: Ordinary registration
[On-site registration is acceptable only if there are places available.]
23rd - 25th February 2012: Conference at University of Macao

Please see the conference website for details: http://www.umac.mo/fsh/posconference/

Related Resources

Celtic Days 2014   Celtic Days 2014 - Eastern Borders of Celtic Identity
ICSSB 2014   2014 International Conference on Social Sciences and Business
Writing Back 2014   Writing Back: Language, Identity, Culture and Difference
ICPSB 2014   2014 3rd International Conference on Psychological Sciences and Behaviors
OID 2014   Open Identity Summit 2014
ICKCS 2014   2014 3rd International Conference on Knowledge, Culture and Society
ICTES 2014   2014 International Conference on Teaching and Education Sciences
ICSCH 2014   2014 2nd International Conference on Sociality Culture and Humanities
InternetCulturePCAACA 2014   Internet Culture Area of Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association
Culture-sensitive health communication 2014   Call for Papers: Special Issue/Section on -Improving medical decision making through culture-sensitive health communication- in Medical Decision Making (MDM)