SOCIAL (DYS)FUNTIONS OF ART: FROM INSTRUMENTALISATION TO EMANCIPATION

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Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 30, 2021
Location: 
Bosnia Herzegovina
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Humanities, Popular Culture Studies, Social Sciences, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

CALL FOR PAPERS

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

"SOCIAL (DYS)FUNCTIONS OF ART: FROM INSTRUMENTALISATION TO EMANCIPATION"

Wednesday-Tuesday, 29-30 September 2021

Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina

The Faculty of Political Science at the University of Banja Luka is pleased to announce its forthcoming international conference on "Social (Dys)functions of Art: From Instrumentalisation to Emancipation", which will be held on 29-30 September 2021.

The papers submitted may address but are in no way limited to, the following topics: art as a means of social control/emancipation throughout history; art as zeitgeist; political art; causes and consequences of "social turn" in art; epistemological foundations of "the performative turn" in social sciences; art and epistemological anarchism; planning, implementation, and evaluating of performative research; art and urban space; new media and art; art and religion; art and intercultural dialogue;  art and political correctness; socially engaged art; participative art; community art; art and social pedagogy; creative industries; art and corporate culture; art and political marketing; (post)feminist art; ecological art; art and posthumanism.

The Conference is going to take place in an online format.

Participation at the Conference is free of charge.

Working languages: English and all languages of former Yugoslav peoples.

The deadline for proposals is 30 April 2021.

The application form should contain the following: the author name and surname, institutional affiliation, email address, the title of the paper, abstract (up to 250 words), and keywords (up to 5 words). Authors shall submit their applications to the official email address of the Conference: drustvoipolitika@fpn.unibl.org or at the official website of the Conference using the https://drustvoipolitika.fpn.unibl.org link.

The papers submitted undergo a double peer-blind review process. Accepted papers will be published in POLITEIA - Scientific Journal of the Faculty of Political Science University of Banja Luka (indexed in DOAJ, ERICH PLUS, CEEOL) or edited volume prior to the Conference.

Important dates:

  • Application and abstract submission: by 30 April 2021
  • Information on abstract acceptance: by 15 May 2021
  • Paper submission: by 31 July 2021
  • Information on paper acceptance: by 10 September 2021
  • Registration of participants: by 15 September 2021
  • Conference dates: 29-30 September 2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Info: 

Dalibor Savić, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Political Science, University of Banja Luka