CfP: Graduate Seminar on Modern and Contemporary China 2024
Co-organized by CUHK-CCK Foundation Asia-Pacific Centre for Chinese Studies, Institute of Chinese Studies and Centre for China Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
January 4 – January 5 2024
The Chinese University of Hong Kong-Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation Asia-Pacific Centre for Chinese Studies, the Institute of Chinese Studies and the Centre for China Studies are pleased to announce this call for papers for the Sixteenth Graduate Seminar on Modern and Contemporary China scheduled for January 4 – 5, 2024.
The Seminar theme is “Land in China, 1900-2024.” We welcome paper proposals on subjects from across the spectrum of environmental, economic, political, legal, social, ideological and cultural approaches to examining changes of the land in China over the last century until today. All disciplines and theoretical frameworks will be considered, provided the papers are based on original, empirical research. We will not accept papers on preliminary work, potential future projects, or of a primarily speculative nature.
All Ph.D. candidates (ABDs) and new Ph.D. degree holders (within 5 years of graduation) who are doing research on issues relating to land in modern and contemporary China are eligible to apply. Please apply by July 3, 2023.
The selection result will be announced to applicants by August 14, 2023.
For inclusion in the Seminar selected full papers will have to be submitted by December 1, 2023.
In addition to assisting with booking affordable and convenient lodging during the Seminar, we will provide some travel subsidies to participants.
For details, please refer to our website at https://www.cuhk.edu.hk/ics/gsoc/callpapers.html