Call for Papers/Panels Chautari Annual Conference – 2020 [Deadline EXTENDED]

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 19, 2019 to April 20, 2020
Location: 
Nepal
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Graduate Studies, History Education, Sociology, South Asian History / Studies

Call for Papers/Panels Chautari Annual Conference 2020

Martin Chautari (MC) is organizing the Chautari Annual Conference in Kathmandu, Nepal on 19-20 April 2020. The aim of this conference is to promote research culture in the humanities and social sciences in Nepal. MC invites submission of abstracts of research papers or abstracts of the theme-based panels from eligible researchers or institutions who will have completed their research by the abstract submission deadline. Special theme of the conference is “Democratic Transitions in Nepal,” but abstracts and panels are welcome on other themes as well.

Preferences
The theme of the research should be related to Nepal; comparative work is also welcome provided that Nepal-related content is substantial.
Young/women researchers are highly encouraged to submit the abstracts.

Abstract guidelines
Abstracts can be in English or Nepali and should be of 500 words.
The title of the proposed paper, a short description of the research base, and the paper’s main arguments/findings must be clearly stated.
Abstracts for panels should consist of its title and a brief description, and the abstract of each paper in the panel should also be included.
​​​​​​A one-page CV of the authors including their current contact details should be attached.

Notifications
The receipt of abstract submission will be acknowledged by e-mail.
No remuneration will be provided to paper presenters or discussants. However, outstanding papers can be submitted to MC’s publications.
All participants, including paper presenters and discussants, are expected to make their own arrangements for travel and accommodation.
Accepted paper presenters and panelists need not pay the registration fee in the conference.

Important dates
Call for abstracts: August 19, 2019
Abstract submission deadline: November 29, 2019 [EXTENDED]
Announcement of accepted abstracts: December 15, 2019
Deadline for the submission of full papers (max 5,000 words): March 20, 2020 Announcement of accepted papers: March 30, 2020
Conference days: April 19-20, 2020

Abstracts and queries should be sent to
conference@martinchautari.org.np and mcannualconf@gmail.com.
Further information can be obtained from: Conference Organizing Committee
Martin Chautari
27 Jeetjung Marg, Thapathali, Kathmandu, Nepal Phone: (+977 1) 4102027/4238050/4102243

For details:
http://www.martinchautari.org.np/index.php/announcements/937-call-for-papers-panels-chautari-annual-conference-2020

Contact Info: 

Abstracts and queries should be sent to
conference@martinchautari.org.np and mcannualconf@gmail.com.
Further information can be obtained from: Conference Organizing Committee
Martin Chautari
27 Jeetjung Marg, Thapathali, Kathmandu, Nepal Phone: (+977 1) 4102027/4238050/4102243