Call for Papers: Marking the launch of a new annual conference, research and publication series, this inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary project aims to explore the meaning and implications of interculturalism, from both a practical, political perspective and in a more strictly theoretical sense.
Papers, short papers, and workshops are invited on issues related to any of the following themes:
the various relationships between 'interculturalism' and 'multiculturalism'
interculturalism in an educational context
religious issues and interculturalism
interculturalism in art, literature and film
the philosophy of interculturalism
interculturalism and the politics of the academy i.e. interculturalism and inter-disciplinarity
interculturalism and language
resistance to interculturalism through monoculturalism
race, ethnicity and interculturalism
racism, violence and interculturalism
interculturalism and sexuality
the ethics of interculturalism
interculturalism and subculture
interculturalism between 'West' and 'East'
interculturalism and politics
Papers will be considered on related themes. 300 word abstracts should be submitted by Friday 4th July 2003. Full draft papers should be submitted by Friday 19th September 2003.
300 word abstracts should be submitted to both the Organising Joint Chairs; abstracts may be in Word, WordPerfect, PDF or RTF formats.
The conference is sponsored by Inter-Disciplinary.Net and Learning Solutions as part of the 'Critical Issues' programme of research projects. It aims to bring together people from different areas and interests to share ideas and explore various discussions which are innovative and exciting.
All papers accepted for and presented at this conference will be published in an ISBN eBook. Selected papers will be developed for publication in a themed hard copy volume. The project is also to be supported by an e-mail discussion group and ISSN e-journal.
For further details and information please go to our website.
Dr Rob Fisher
149B Wroslyn Road
Freeland, Oxfordshire OX29 8HR
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