CfP: The 16th biannual Nordic Association for China Studies conference „Dreams and Landscapes – Chinese complexities“


Date and location: 8-9 June 2023, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Submission Deadline: 17 March 2023

The theme for the 16th biannual NACS conference 8-9 June 2023 in Gothenburg is “Dreams and landscapes – Chinese complexities”. We are open for panels and individual papers in the following thematic areas. Accepted individual papers will be grouped with other papers on similar topics. We are also open for creative suggestions and crossovers in line with the conference theme!

– Philosophy and Religion
– Film/Media/Theatre/Art
– Archaeology and History
– Chinese linguistics and translation
– Chinese literature (classical and modern)
– Politics and Law
– Sociology and Anthropology
– International relations
– Gender studies
– Chinese language teaching

Individual abstracts should be maximum 250 words, panel abstracts 300 words.

Panels usually consist of five participants, including the moderator. Please note that there should also be 250-word abstracts for all panel participants. All suggested panel participants must be informed ahead of submission.

Submit your panel or individual abstract at the latest 17 March 2023. Acceptance notice will be given at the latest 31 March.

All interested candidates are requested to send an abstract via the conference website.

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