Call for Papers: The 16th Biennial Conference of the Chinese Studies Association of Australia

Melbourne, Australia

1–3rd Jul 2019

Deadline: 28th Feb 2019

The Chinese Studies Association of Australia cordially invites proposals in any area of Chinese Studies for individual or joint papers or for panels. Contributions addressing the conference theme, “Engaging Chinese Scholarship: New Directions, New Challenges”, are especially welcome. We look forward to putting together a wide-ranging, multi- disciplinary montage of the best research in Chinese Studies being done both in Australia and overseas.

The conference welcomes presentations in English and Chinese. Abstracts for individual papers (including papers for panels) and roundtables should not exceed 200 words.

Conference languages: English and Chinese

Closing date for submissions: 28 February, 2019

Announcement of successful submissions: 28 March, 2019.

Please submit your abstract including paper title, authors’ affiliation and contact details, and a short bio (approx. 50 words) or enquiries to:

Further details will be updated at: and

The CSAA is the professional association for China specialists and post- graduate students in Australia, and is affiliated with the Asian Studies Association of Australia.