Call for Papers: Changes and Challenges in Glocalizing Russia and Northeast Asia.
4th HK International Conference, October 18-19, 2013. Institute of Russian Studies, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul, Korea
Call for Papers:
Changes and Challenges in Glocalizing Russia and Northeast Asia.
4th HK International Conference
October 18-19, 2013
Institute of Russian Studies, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Seoul, Korea
In the age of glocalization, we cross borders in our daily life. Those borders are not only borderlines between countries, but also social, cultural, psychological and mental borders existing in today’s glocalized society. For examples of these borders, one can find borderlines between central and regional authorities, towns, countryside, immigrants and natives, as well as borderlines between different social, political, cultural, and religious groups. How did the process of globalization break down these various borders within Russia and also among various countries of Northeast Asia? To what extent did the glocalization become everyday experiences for local communities in these regions? What are the changes in social, political, economic and cultural phenomena that have appeared in these regions during the process of glocalization? What are the tensions and conflicts that glocalization has promoted in these regions? By identifying the problems and effects of glocalization in this conference, we hope that this conference will contribute to raising mutual understanding of these regions and also promoting close future ties among countries in these regions. Some examples of possible topics for presentation in the conference include but are not limited to the following:
Place and identity
Memory and glocalism
Cultural diversity, multiculturalism
Local mass media/communication
Integration of local market into global market
-Conference language: English
-Proposals: Please send your proposals of 300 words in English or Russian to Jooonseo Song at email@example.com . Proposals are due by August 2, 2013. Successful presenters will be notified before August 16.
-Final papers: Final papers are due by September 30, 2013. Please understand the earlier deadline. We need extra time to prepare a conference proceeding by compiling all the final papers.
-Free Accommodation: We will provide FREE accommodation for all participants from abroad during the period of 17~20th October.
If you have any questions please contact Joonseo Song at firstname.lastname@example.org
Joonseo Song, Ph.D.
Institute of Russian Studies
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Institute of Russian Studies, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Yongin, Kyunggi-do, South Korea
Phone: +82-31-330-4696 Email: email@example.com
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