2019-01-10 18_01_26-18th symposium cfp.pdf

Date: 28-29 November 2019
Venue: Macquarie University city campus, Sydney, Australia
Registration Fee: AUD 250 for tenured presenters; AUD 150 for non-tenured presenters and students.

The theme for the symposium this year is “Literary and Cultural Disruptions in the Fourth Industrial Revolution: Cosmopolitanism, Nationalism and Internationalism”. Participants are being asked to submit proposals on any of the following topics:

  • Digital and cyber technologies
  • Robotics and artificial intelligence
  • Travel and migration
  • Cosmopolitanism and internationalism
  • Nationalism and national identity
  • Cultural interaction
  • Xenophobia
  • Human rights
  • Literature and culture as soft diplomacy
  • Disruptions

Submission information
Please send a 300 word abstract and a one-paragraph biographical note in a single document to Associate Professor Hsu-Ming Teo at hsuming.teo@mq.edu.au by 28 February 2019.

Conference organizing committee
Prof. Dennis Haskell
Prof. Dr Nor Faridah Abdul Manaf
Assoc. Prof. Hsu-Ming Teo

For more information
Download the 18th Symposium Call for Papers (pdf 149kb)