10th International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities

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Common Ground Publishing

10th International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities
14-17 June 2012
Centre Mont-Royal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

The Conference will address a range of critically important themes in the various fields that make up the humanities today. Plenary speakers will include some of the world's leading thinkers in the humanities, as well as numerous paper, workshop and colloquium presentations by teachers and researchers.

Participants are invited to submit a presentation proposal for a paper presentation, workshop/interactive session, roundtable discussion, or jointly presented colloquium. Parallel sessions are loosely grouped into streams reflecting different perspectives or disciplines. Each stream also has its own talking circle, a forum for focused discussion of issues.

Submit a proposal at http://thehumanities.com/conference-2012/call-for-papers/

Presenters may choose to submit written papers to The International Journal of the Humanities, a fully refereed academic Journal. Virtual participation also have the option to submit papers for consideration by the Journal. All registered Conference participants receive a complimentary online subscription to the Journal when registration is finalized. This subscription is valid until one year after the Conference end date.

Key Words: interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary, philosophy, social science, culture, history, art history, English, literature, film studies, gender studies, Africa, Europe, America, Asia, GLBT, women's history, language, humanities