Dreaming Asleep, Dreaming Awake International Conference

deadline for submissions: 
August 10, 2016
full name / name of organization: 
Interdisciplinary Research Foundation
contact email: 

Dreaming Asleep, Dreaming Awake International Conference, 7th-8th October 2016


EXTENDED DEADLINE: 10th August 2016


Dreaming Asleep, Dreaming Awake International Conference aims to spark new conversations about dreams and and their role(s) in cultural, social and personal contexts.

         Papers are invited on topics related, but not limited, to:

  • theories of dreaming
  • cultural differences in dreams
  • social embeddedness of dreams
  • dream symbolism
  • interpretation of dreams
  • therapeutic use of dreams
  • dreams and creativity

The conference will bring together scholars from different fields including philosophy, theology, psychology, psychiatry, neuroscience, sociology, anthropology, history, art, literature, linguistics, etc.

Papers presented at the conference will be published in a collected volume.

 Registration Fee:

  • Full registration fee: 150 €
  • Student registration fee: 115 €

The language of the conference is English.

Paper proposals up to 250 words and a brief biographical note should be sent to:dreams@irf-network.org. The form is attached at the website.


More information at our website: http://dreams.irf-network.org/