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October 17, 2013

CFP : KFLC / Russian and Slavic Studies

Deadline for Abstract Submission: November 7, 2013

The KFLC is proud to open sessions devoted to the presentation of scholarly research in the area of Russian and Slavic Studies. The Section will work in two subsections: The First World War in the Russian and Slavic Cultural Context (I) and Language Teaching Pedagogy (II). Abstracts are invited in all areas and aspects of this field, including, but not limited to:
• Subsection I: The First World War in Russian and Slavic literature and popular culture
• Subsection I: The First World War in Russian and Slavic art, film, theater and music
• Subsection I: The First World War in Russian and Slavic historical, social and political contexts
• Subsection II: Russian and Slavic Languages
• Subsection II: Language Teaching Pedagogy (innovative approach to language teaching)
Papers are 20 minutes followed by a 10-minute question & answer session. In addition to individual abstracts for paper presentations, proposals for panels of 5 papers will be considered.
The KFLC has a tradition of attracting scholars from a broad range of languages and specializations. This year’s conference will have sessions in Arabic Studies, East Asian Studies, French and Francophone Studies, German-Austrian-Swiss Studies, Hispanic Linguistics, Hispanic Studies (Spanish Peninsular and Spanish American), Neo-Latin Studies, Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies, Italian Studies, Russian Studies, Language Technology, Second Language Acquisition, and Translation Studies.
Individually submitted abstracts should be no more than 250 words.
Panel proposals of 5 presentations should be submitted as follows: The panel organizer should electronically submit a panel proposal. The panel proposal cannot exceed one page in length and should include the theme of the panel, the organizer's name and contact information, and the names, contact information and affiliations of the panel participants. Each participant MUST submit an individual abstract using our online system in addition to the panel proposal. Please indicate that your presentation is part of a pre-organized panel and list the title and organizer of the panel in the abstract.
Papers may be read in English or Russian Acceptance of a paper or complete panel implies a commitment on the part of all participants to register and attend the conference. All presenters must pay the appropriate registration fee by February 15, 2014 to be included in the program.
To submit abstracts and panel proposals BY NOVEMBER 7, 2013, please visit:

Posted by jmkirsch at October 17, 2013 03:00 PM