[fyeg_gen-l] 2nd Global Conference - Interculturalism: Exploring Critical Issues

Natalie Debono ndebono at ba-malta.org
Fri Jul 23 08:14:21 CEST 2004

2nd Global Conference
Interculturalism: Exploring Critical Issues

Thursday 2nd December - Saturday 4th December 2004 Vienna, Austria

Call for Papers
(please cross post where appropriate)

This inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary research and publication
project aims to explore the meaning and implications of interculturalism,
from both a practical, political perspective and in a more strictly
theoretical sense.

Papers, short papers, and workshops are invited on issues related to any of
the following themes:

* the various relationships between
'interculturalism and 'multiculturalism'
* interculturalism in an educational context
* religious issues and interculturalism
* interculturalism in art, literature and film
* the philosophy of interculturalism
* interculturalism and the politics of the academy i.e. interculturalism and
inter- disciplinarity
* interculturalism and language
* resistance to interculturalism through monoculturalism
* race, ethnicity and interculturalism
* racism, violence and interculturalism
* interculturalism and sexuality
* the ethics of interculturalism
* interculturalism and subculture
* interculturalism between 'West' and 'East'
* interculturalism and politics

Papers will be considered on any related theme.
300 word abstracts should be submitted by Friday 3rd September 2004. If
accepted for presentation,
8 page draft conference papers should be submitted by Friday 19th November

300 word abstracts should be submitted to both the Organising Joint Chairs;
abstracts may be in Word, WordPerfect, PDF or RTF formats.

Dr Jones Irwin
St Patrick's College
Email: jones1 at popmail.com

Dr Rob Fisher
Priory House
149B Wroslyn Road
Freeland, Oxfordshire OX29 8HR
Email: rf at inter-disciplinary.net

The conference is part of the Inter-
Disciplinary.Net 'Critical Issues'
programme of research projects. It aims to bring together people from
different areas and interests to share ideas and explore various discussions
which are innovative and exciting.

One ISBN eBook has been published and one themed hard copy volume is in
preparation from the previous meeting of this conference project.
All papers accepted for and presented at this conference will be published
in an ISBN eBook.
Selected papers will be developed for
publication in a themed hard copy volume.

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