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The Ireland India Institute Postgraduate Conference

26 May 2017 in Dublin, Ireland
A call for papers has been announced for The Ireland India Institute's first Postgraduate Conference on South Asia. Deadline for abstracts is 3 February 2017.

The conference is hosted in collaboration with the British Association for South Asian Studies (BASAS). Doctoral researchers and early career academics are invited to send proposals for papers addressing the following themes: 

  • Nationalism and nation-building 
  • Social Movements in South Asia 
  • Framing identities in South Asia 
  • Intersectionality in researching South Asia 
  • ‘New’ Media in South Asia 
  • The future of South Asia

Proposals for papers should include a title, abstract (300 words), authors name and email address and a 150 word bio and has to be submitted to the conference organisers Arpita Chakraborty and Hari Krishnan at india.postgradconference [at] no later than 3 February 2017. When submitting a paper please indicate preferred theme(s) and/or up to 6 keywords. All authors will be contacted by the end of February. 

The organisers hope to be able to offer a number of bursaries to support the participation of PhD students from South Asia. In order to apply for travel bursary, please attach a 250-word document of bursary justification with your proposal. 

Read the attached pdf for more info. PDF iconcall_for_papers_iii_2017.pdf