Sixteenth International Conference on the Arts in Society - The University of Western Australia

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June 16, 2021 to June 18, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Communication, Film and Film History, Fine Arts, Humanities

The 16th International Conference on the Arts in Society 2021 will be held in Perth, Australia on 16-18 June 2021.

We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, virtual lightning talks, virtual posters, creative practice showcase, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes:

Theme 1: Arts Education
Theme 2: Arts Theory and History
Theme 3: New Media, Technology, and the Arts
Theme 4: Social, Political, and Community Agendas in the Arts
2021 Special Focus—Voices from the Edge: Negotiating the Local in the Global


The next proposal deadline is 16 August 2020. We welcome the submission of presentation proposals at any time of the year up until 30 days before the start of the conference. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission.


The Arts in Society Journal Collection consists of four journals and an annual review. The Arts in Society Journal Collection encourages the widest range of submissions and aims to foster the highest standards of intellectual excellence. Articles may be submitted by in-person and virtual participants as well as Research Network Members.

Journals in the Collection are indexed by:

- Art Source (EBSCO)
- China National Knowledge Infrastructure (CNKI Scholar)
- Computer Science - Business Information Systems Directory (Cabell's)
- Educational Curriculum & Methods Directory (Cabell's)
- Ulrich's Periodicals Directory

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Arts in Society Research Network / Common Ground Research Networks

Contact Info: 

Conference Producer - Sara Hoke