April 25, 2012
CFP-Conference: Czechs, Slovaks and the English-speaking World in the 19th and 20th Century
Deadline: May 25, 2012
The British-Czech-Slovak Historians' Forum Annual Doctoral Conference 28th-29th June 2012, Prague, Czech Republic
Call for Papers:
The Czech Section of the British-Czech-Slovak Historians' Forum is pleased to announce its 2012 international conference with the central theme:
"Czechs, Slovaks and the English-speaking World in the 19th and 20th Century"
Send abstracts of 300 words and a brief academic curriculum vitae to firstname.lastname@example.org by 25 May 2012 at the latest. Successful applicants will be notified by 28 May 2012.
About the conference
The conference is an excellent opportunity for graduate students and early career researchers to share their research or ideas, to present papers and to receive constructive feedback from respected experts in the field. In addition, the best paper will be published in a peer-reviewed academic journal.
The Forum encourages submissions by Ph.D. candidates or junior researchers working on any aspect of the question "Czechs, Slovaks and the English-speaking World in the 19th and 20th Century," broadly defined. For example:
-The experiences of Czechs and Slovaks in the English-speaking world
-Relations between the Czech Republic, Slovak Republic or Czechoslovakia with the countries of the English-speaking world
-The influences of the English-speaking world on the Czech republic, Slovak Republic or Czechoslovakia and vice versa
-Czechs and Slovaks through the lenses of English-speaking politicians, journalists, writers, musicians, etc.
It is possible to submit an abstract of your research at any stage of the process. The main objective of the conference is to exchange research ideas on the international level and to bring together graduate students, early career researchers and prominent experts in the field together at a professional forum.
Posted by juliahla at April 25, 2012 02:55 PM