Annual MEICON-BC Student Conference, University of Victoria, 23rd March 2013
The Middle East and Islamic Consortium of B.C. (MEICON-BC) is calling for submission of abstracts of papers from graduate and honour undergraduate students in all academic disciplines and time periods that concern the Middle East and the Islamic world. The conference will take place on 23rd March 2013 at the University of Victoria.
The SUGGESTED areas of research and study are:
* Narrating conflict and change
* Margin and Periphery
* Power and Authority
* Person, Culture, and Gender
* Text and Contexts
* Memory and Memorialization
* Conceptualizing Islam in the Middle East and Beyond
This is a peer-reviewed conference. Accepted paper should be 20 minutes in length. Please complete an application form (http://csrs.uvic.ca/Programs/meicon-bc.php) or contact Mona Goode firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 25 October, 2012. There is a high probability that the best papers presented at the conference will be published. There is a conference fee of $20 that might be waived.