The American Center for Mongolian Studies (ACMS) and North Georgia College and State University (NGCSU) are co-organizing a Mongolian Studies poster session to be held on Friday, April 4, 2008, 7pm-11pm at the Atlanta Hyatt Regency in conjunction with the Association for Asian Studies' annual meeting and the ACMS annual meeting.
Posters on any topic related to Mongolia, the Mongolian people or historical subjects related to the Mongols are welcome. Poster presenters are required to appear at the meeting to discuss their work. Posters may be in either English or Mongolian language, and students and scholars from all countries and fields of study are invited to participate in the poster session and reception.
To propose a poster for the session, please send a brief abstract (no more than 250 words) to Enkhbaatar Demchig at firstname.lastname@example.org before February 15, 2008. Posters will be accepted on a rolling basis.
You do not need to be registered for the AAS conference to participate, but poster presenters should be members of the ACMS at the time of the meetings. For more information about developing an academic poster, please see the following example for anthropology at http://www.aaanet.org/mtgs/poster.htm.
The American Center for Mongolian Studies (ACMS) is an American Overseas Research Center that supports research and academic exchange in Inner Asia. It maintains offices in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia and at Western Washington University. More information on the ACMS and academic resources related to Mongolia may be obtained at www.mongoliacenter.org.
North Georgia College & State University (NGCSU) is a coeducational state university emphasizing strong liberal arts, as well as pre-professional, professional, and graduate programs. It serves as a liberal arts university for all of its students and as a military college for its Corps of Cadets. NGCSU currently offers a course on the Mongol Empire, and faculty members are also developing a course on Mongolia that will be offered in the near future. More information on NGCSU may be obtained at www.ngcsu.edu.
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