Third Call for Papers
Theme: Multicultural Discourses in a Turbulent World
The successful international conferences on Multicultural Discourses organized in China, Brazil, and the Netherlands, respectively, have reinforced the importance of Cultural Discourse Studies in contemporary social science and the humanities. The 7th International Conference on Multicultural Discourses, under auspices of the International Association of Multicultural Discourses, will be co-organized by the English Department of the Faculty of Letters, Babeş-Bolyai University, Romania and the School of Contemporary Chinese Communication Studies, Hangzhou Normal University, China. The event will be hosted at the Faculty of Letters, Babes-Bolyai University in Cluj-Napoca, Romania between 24 October 2020 and 25 October 2020. Due to the epidemiological situation, the 7th International Conference will be an on-line event. Details about the platform where the conference will take place will be sent at the beginning of September 2020.
Mankind is witnessing yet again the centennial moment of global transformation and the world is ridden with grave challenges and great opportunities. To answer to these uncertain winds of change, scholars from various fields such as communication, media, language, literature, society, culture, international relations, etc. are encouraged to offer their insights into topics including, though not restricted to, the following:
Multicultural discourses of (anti)globalization, diversity, connectivity, globalism
Multicultural discourses of security, conflict, war, peace
Multicultural discourses of protectionism, (in)tangible borders, immigration, racism
Multicultural discourses of development, the Developing World, the Global South
Multicultural digital, multimodal, literary, cinematic discourses
Multidisciplinary, multicultural approaches to human discourses
Abstracts of about 250 words, panel proposals of about 500 words (of min 4 speakers with 250 words abstracts) should be sent to the organizers at the following email address: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Deadline for submission of abstracts and panel proposals: September 1, 2020.
Notification of acceptance will be sent out not later than September 10, 2020.