Call for Papers: 21st Biennial Conference of the EACS 2016

St. Petersburg, Russia

22 – 28th Aug 2016

Deadline (Proposals): 15th Jan 2016

EACS 2016-2

The 21st biennial conference of the European Association for Chinese Studies will be held in St.
Petersburg, Russia on August 23-28, 2016. It is jointly organized by St. Petersburg State University, the Institute of Oriental Manuscripts RAS and the State Hermitage Museum.

The sections of the conference include:

1. Linguistics
2. Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language
3. Premodern Literature
4. Modern Literature
5. Cinema, Theater, Performing Arts
6. Translation Studies
7. Art, Archeology & Material Culture
8. Chinese Manuscripts, Books, Artifacts Abroad
9. Religion
10. Philosophy
11. Premodern History
12. Modern History
13. East-West Contacts & Perceptions
14. Politics & International Relations
15. Sociology & Anthropology
16. Gender Studies
17. Economics
18. Law
19. Media Studies
20. Environment
21. Cross-sectional

The scholars from Europe and beyond are invited to submit their paper and panel proposals
online at the conference webpage www.eacs2016.spbu.ru The abstract should not exceed 300 words,
with an additional list of 5-8 key-words. An international board of referees will evaluate the
proposals submitted to the organizers. The language of the conference is English.

 

Important dates

October 1, 2015 – January 15, 2016: Submission of proposals
January 15, 2016 – February 29, 2016: Evaluation and selection of proposals
March 15, 2016: Notification of acceptance
March 15, 2016 – June 1, 2016: Online-registration
August 23, 2016 – August 28, 2016: Conference

 

More information available at www.eacs2016.spbu.ru
Email of the Organizing Committee eacs2016@gmail.com

 

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