Calling for Proposals to ICGLE: 31 May 2020 (extended deadline)

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Call for Papers
May 31, 2020
Subject Fields: 
Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Social Sciences, Asian History / Studies

International Conference on Gender, Language and Education (ICGLE)

2 – 4 December 2020


Extended Deadline: 31 May 2020 (Sunday)


Dear colleagues,


We are writing to invite your proposal submissions for the International Conference on Gender, Language and Education (ICGLE). ICGLE seeks to explore equality and diversity issues in language and education. The conference will cover issues on gender and language, education, literature, educational management and leadership, culture and education, multicultural education, sexual harassment, heterosexism, intersectionality in education, and other relevant areas.


We have invited three key figures in the field to be the conference keynote speakers. They are:

  • Ms Zuriel Oduwole, American Education Advocate and Film Maker, The Youngest Person Profiled by Forbes
  • Dr Jane Sunderland, Lancaster University, United Kingdom
  • Professor Theresa Der-lan Yeh, National Taiwan University, Taiwan


Date: 2 – 4 December 2020


Venue: The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong


Conference theme: Gender, Language and Education: Equality and Diversity Issues in Asia and Beyond


Types of submissions: Paper/Poster presentations, themed panels, live-stream presentations and virtual presentations (pre-recorded). Please submit your proposals to EasyChair ( by 31 May 2020. For themed panels, abstract submissions should be sent directly to the Conference Secretariat ( using the application form downloaded from the ICGLE website.


For more details, please refer to ICGLE website. For enquiries, please write to us by email at


We look forward to seeing you at ICGLE.


Best regards,

International Conference on Gender, Language and Education (ICGLE)

Organising Committee

Conference Website:


Contact Info: 

Should you have any enquiries, please contact us through the following means.

Contact person:Ms. Chan Wing Shan, Ivy
Tel:(+852) 2948 7753
Fax:(+852) 2948 8015
Address:Department of Linguistics and Modern Language Studies
1/F, Block B4, The Education University of Hong Kong
10 Lo Ping Road
Tai Po, N.T., Hong Kong
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