Call for Papers: Global Migrations Conference 20-22 February 2018

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Call for Papers
November 1, 2017
New Zealand
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, World History / Studies

The multidisciplinary Centre for Global Migrations examines the historical and contemporary movement of people, objects, and ideas across time and space. For our inaugural major conference, we welcome proposals on these aspects from academics, students, and other researchers. Both individual and panel proposals are welcome.

Please provide before the deadline of 1 November 2017:

  • a title
  • abstract of your paper (100 words)
  • brief biographical information (including institutional affiliation and contact details)

Presenters requiring earlier notification of acceptance are welcome to submit a proposal at any time and ask for early confirmation of acceptance.

The conference will take place 20-22 February 2018 at the University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Keynote speakers are: Professor Vered Amit (Concordia University), Professor Emeritus Richard Bedford (Auckland University of Technology), Professor Erika Lee (University of Minnesota) and Professor Paul Spoonley (Massey University).

Please send proposals or requests for further information to Lien Trinh at:

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Lien Trinh

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