Deadline Approaching: Kitan Studies Online Symposium (October 1st)

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Call for Papers
October 1, 2022
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

Deadline Apprpaching: The Kitan Studies Symposium (online) 2023

Hosted by Waseda University and The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Call for Papers 

After the success of the Kitan symposium online 2022 hosted by the University of Aberdeen, the second symposium will be jointly hosted by Waseda University and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. It will take place on Friday, January 13th, 2023 on Zoom. The symposium aims to bring together scholars working on Kitan and/or Liao-related topics from across the world and disciplines.

Interested scholars are invited to submit proposals for paper presentations. Please send abstracts of no more than 300 words in English and a short bio to by October 1st, 2022.

Notification of acceptance will be sent by November 1st, 2022.

If you are not interested in presenting a paper but are interested in receiving more information about the symposium and Kitan-related issues, namely if you want to join the Kitan network, please send an email with the subject “subscribe” to the same address

Any inquiries can also be sent to the email address above.

The Organizing committee: Lance PURSEY and Tomoyasu IIYAMA (Waseda University)

Michal BIRAN and Gideon SHELACH-LAVI (The Hebrew University).



Contact Info: 

Michal Biran, Institute of Asian and African Studies, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Israel 

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