25th Anniversary Conference- International Association of Asian Studies

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Type: 
Conference
Date: 
February 13, 2017 to February 18, 2017
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian American History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Health and Health Care, Race Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

This conference will serve host to more than 600 scholars presenting research related to education, the sciences and public health issues associated with Asian and Asian Americans. Presentations will include, but are not limited to, religion, role of women in society, social issues, the arts, medical practices, believs, education and more. Participants are also welcome to schedule panel discussions. All paper presentations will be scheduled for 25 OR 45 mintes. An abstract of the paper should designate the amount of specific time for presentation. Persons who do not request a specific time will be scheduled for 25 Minutes.

Abstracts should be submitted by November 5, 2016. Persons who participate are encouraged to submit early. This conference is being co-sponsored by the National Association of African American Studies & Affiliates. Please visit our website at www.naaas.org.

A few highlights currently scheduled during the conference include:

  • Ela Gandhi (granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi)
  • Lecture workshops Shark Board Maritime Center of Excellence
  • Performance by Paul Quinn College
  • Workshops conducted by the National African American Drug Policy Coalition
  • Nelson Mandela Legacy Exhibit

**President Barack Obama has also been invited to speak at the 25th Anniversary Conference

Interested scholars should submit his/her abstract with presenter's name, institution/organization, address, phone and email no later than Saturday, November 5, 2016. Please forward abstracts to: Dr. Lemuel Berry, Jr., Executive Director, NAAAS & Affiliates, PO Box 6670, Scarborough, Maine 04070, or by fax to (207) 856-2800, or via email at naaasconference@naaas.org.

Contact Info: 

Call for Papers!

Interested scholars should submit his/her abstract with presenter's name, institution/organization, address, phone and email no later than Saturday, November 5, 2016. Please forward abstracts to: Dr. Lemuel Berry, Jr., Executive Director, NAAAS & Affiliates, PO Box 6670, Scarborough, Maine 04070, or by fax to (207) 856-2800, or via email at naaasconference@naaas.org.