CFP: Constructing Identities Conference (grad) (UK) (4/30/06; 6/22/06-6/23/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Rebecca Green
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22-23 June 2006
Organised by doctoral students for doctoral students

Graduate School in Humanities, Cardiff University, Wales, UK

The convenors of the panels listed below are now inviting abstracts for papers which examine the concept of identity, and encourage submissions from those examining aspects of personal, linguistic, national and cultural identity. Proposals examining the following areas are especially welcome:

Post colonialism
Place and Identity
New Identities
Organizational Identities
Black Identity
Religious Identity
Identity and Material Culture
Nationalism and Its Effect (to include Representation of Identity in Popular Culture, and Wales and Welsh identity)

Abstracts (300 words) should be sent by e-mail to Gwenllian Lansdown, by 30th April 2006. Papers are expected to last for 20 minutes. Proposals for additional panels may also be considered.

Information about registration may be obtained from the conference website at or from the email address above. The conference is subsidised and therefore a nominal charge of £20 will be levied to cover meals and accommodation.

Constructing Identities is supported by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).

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