The 30th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference in the Humanities at UWG is on TRAVEL. We welcome abstracts and panels on TRAVEL and its many crossroads and intersections.
Send questions and abstracts to Yvonne Fuentes, email@example.com.
More information at http://www.westga.edu/forlang/2710_2846.php.
CFP on Travel – Deadline extended to July 12, 2015.
30th ANNUAL INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE IN THE HUMANITIES
The Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, the College of Arts and Humanities, and the University of West Georgia (UWG) invite you to celebrate the 30th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference in the Humanities, October 8-10, 2015. We welcome submissions from across the Humanities, Fine Arts, and the Social and Natural Sciences, dealing with TRAVEL and its many crossroads and intersections. Papers, exhibits, performances and screenings may be submitted by scholars, graduate students, writers, artists, and performers and may be in English, French, German, or Spanish.
The keynote address shall be delivered by Dr. David T. Gies, Commonwealth Professor of Spanish at the University of Virginia. Dr. Gies is an expert on the literature of Enlightenment and Romantic Spain, and contemporary Spanish film. He has authored more than fifteen books and critical editions of Spanish literature, more than one hundred articles, and has lectured in the US, Canada, England, Italy, Germany, France, Argentina and Spain. He has been the recipient of numerous awards and grants from agencies such as the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the American Philosophical Society and the Spanish Ministry of Culture. He edits Dieciocho, a journal dedicated to the study of Spanish Enlightenment and currently serves as President of the Asociación Internacional de Hispanistas (AIH) for the triennium 2013-2016. He will speak to us about the Eighteenth Centuries (plural) as a space for travel and travel reflection.
We especially welcome topics that include, but are not limited to, TRAVEL in relation to:
For individual proposals please submit a one-page, double-spaced abstract in English, French, German, or Spanish to Dr. Yvonne Fuentes at firstname.lastname@example.org. Include the presenter’s name, institution, email address, phone number, and any audio-visual or technical requirements for the presentation on a separate page.
Submissions for panels of 3-4 presenters are especially welcome. For panel proposals please submit the panel title, abstracts, and contact information for all speakers and for the panel moderator. The deadline has been extended to JULY 12, 2015.
After notification of acceptance, registration can be paid by check in US dollars, made payable to the University of West Georgia, and sent to the attention of Dr. Yvonne Fuentes, Department of Foreign Languages and Literature, University of West Georgia, Cobb Hall, 1601 Maple St., Carrollton, GA 30118. Payment can also be made online at: https://secure.touchnet.com/C21447_ustores/web/store_main.jsp?STOREID=5
2015 registration fees:
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