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Call For Papers 41st Annual Conference of the Society for Caribbean Studies

University of Essex, Dates 5-7 July, 2017

The Society for Caribbean Studies invites submissions of abstracts of no more than 250 words for research papers on the Hispanic, Francophone, Dutch and Anglophone Caribbean and their diasporas for this annual international conference. Papers from all disciplines of Caribbean Studies are welcomed. They can address any theme or topic focused on the Caribbean extended region. We also welcome proposals for complete panels, which should consist of a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 4 presenters. Those selected for the conference will be invited to give a 20-minute presentation. Abstracts should be submitted along with a short bio of no more than 150 words by 13th of January 2017. Proposals received after the deadline will not be considered.

Llamada a la participación 41 Conferencia Internacional de la Asociación Británica para los Estudios del Caribe (Society for Caribbean Studies), Universidad de Essex, Inglaterra, 5-7Julio 2017

La Associación Británica para los Estudios del Caribe (Society for Caribbean Studies) solicita ponencias y trabajos de investigación sobre el Caribe y sus diásporas, en su espacio hispano, francés, holandés y anglófono. Se pueden proponer ponencias individuales tanto como paneles de 3 a 4 personas, sobre todo tema y campo de investigación dentro de los estudios caribeños. Las personas interesadas deben mandar un abstracto en inglés de 250 palabras junto con una biografía de 150 palabras antes del 13 de Enero 2017. El idioma de la conferencia será el inglés. Los ponentes seleccionados tendrán 20 minutos para presentar. No aceptaremos proposiciones después de la fecha limite.

Appel à Contribution

L’Association Britannique pour les Etudes de la Caraïbe (Society for Caribbean Studies) lance un appel à candidature pour sa 41ème conférence annuelle qui se tiendra à l’Université d’Essex en Angleterre, du 5 au 7 Juillet 2017. La conférence est ouverte à toutes les disciplines des études caribéennes, et aux contributions dont les thématiques de recherche abordent l’espace caribéen et ses diasporas, tant dans les zones anglophones qu’hispaniques, hollandaises et françaises. Nous vous invitons à soumettre vos propositions sous la forme de résumés de 250 mots en anglais, accompagnés d’une biographie de 150 mots avant le 13 Janvier 2017. Les propositions envoyées après cette date ne seront pas considérées. Nous acceptons les propositions individuelles ainsi que les panels (min 3 personnes / max 4 personnes). Les participants auront 20 minutes pour présenter leurs travaux.

You can now submit your proposal for a paper for the SCS Conference by following this link…

Bridget Jones Award

bjonesWe would like to pay tribute to the late Bridget Jones, scholar and long-time supporter of the Society, who died on April 4th 2000. In Bridget’s memory, we offer a travel bursary plus full conference fees to enable an arts practitioner from any region of the Caribbean to present their work at the Society’s annual conference.

We are now accepting proposals for the 2017 conference which will be held at the University of Essex in early July 2017. The deadline for entries is 11th January 2017.
How to apply