CFP: Society for Queer Asian Studies Panel Sponsorship at AAS-in-Asia 2023

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The Society for Queer Asian Studies (SQAS) plans to sponsor a panel focused on trans and/or queer Asian themes at the 2023 AAS-in-Asia Conference — Asia in Motion: Memory, Preservation and Documentation — June 24-27 at Kyungpook National University in Daegu, South Korea — hosted by the Association for Asian Studies (AAS) and the Institute of Humanities Studies.

To apply for sponsorship, please submit a proposal (a single document with a panel abstract plus individual paper abstracts following conference requirements) for your complete panel to <>. Preference is given to panels with diversity in gender, location, rank, affiliation, and inclusion of trans, non-white, non-western, non-East Asian perspectives. Submissions will be assessed based on originality of topic and method.


SQAS Panel Sponsorship Application Deadline: Friday, October 14 (any time zone) 

SQAS Panel Sponsorship Notification/Feedback: October 23-24

AAS-in-Asia Submission Deadline: Monday, October 31, 2022 at 5pm ET



—SQAS sponsorship does not guarantee your panel will be accepted, nor does it come with any funding to support conference attendance; travel subsidies are available through AAS-in-Asia

—For help forming a panel, please join the SQAS Facebook group and conference forum; please carefully review the conference’s submission requirements

—If you have any questions, please contact SQAS Co-Chairs Lin Song <> and GVGK Tang <>



Michelle Ho, Rushaan Kumar, Khursten Santos, Lin Song, and GVGK Tang 

The SQAS Board

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