Violence Studies Conference
The Humanities Research Institute and the Centre for the History of Violence
21-23 August 2012: Newcastle, Australia
CfP deadline: 1 May 2012
The Humanities Research Institute and the Centre for the History of Violence at the University of Newcastle, Australia, is holding its inaugural Violence Studies conference at the Crowne Plaza, Newcastle, Australia, 21-23 August 2012. The 2012 Violence Studies Conference will address a range of critically important ideas relating to the history of violence.
We invite prospective participants to submit a presentation proposal for one of the following parallel session options:
• 30-minute panel presentations
• a 90-minute workshop
• a jointly presented 90-minute round table session.
Parallel sessions are loosely grouped into streams reflecting different perspectives or disciplines.
For all inquiries, please contact:
A/Prof Philip Dwyer, Philip.Dwyer@newcastle.edu.au
Prof. Lyndall Ryan, Lyndall.Ryan@newcastle.edu.au
The Humanities Research Institute at the University of Newcastle invites academics from a wide a variety of disciplines – including anthropology, art, history, international relations, law, literature, psychology, philosophy, political science and sociology – to submit proposals for panels and individual papers at its conference, Histories of Violence, to be held in the city of Newcastle from 21-23 August 2012.
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