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Call for papers: Twelfth international conference on new directions in the humanities

On behalf of the Organizing Committee and the International Advisory Board, I am pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the Twelfth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities and the Call for Submissions to the New Directions in the Humanities Journal Collection:

11-13 June 2014
Universidad CEU San Pablo
Madrid, Spain

Proposals for paper presentations, workshops, roundtables, poster sessions or colloquia are invited for the Twelfth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities. The conference provides a space for multicultural, interdisciplinary dialogue and publication, building on the traditions of the humanities and looking toward the future. We welcome proposals from a variety of disciplines and perspectives that will contribute to the conference discourse. We also encourage faculty and research students to submit joint proposals for paper presentations or colloquia.

Proposals are invited to the conference and journal that address the humanities through one of the following themes:
• Critical Cultural Studies
• Communications and Linguistic Studies
• Literary Humanities
• Civic, Political, and Community Studies
• Humanities Education

Presenters have the option to submit completed papers to the New Directions in the Humanities Journal Collection. If you are unable to attend the conference in person, virtual registrations include the option to submit a video presentation, and/or submission to one of the journals for peer review and possible publication, as well as subscriber access to the journal collection.

The current deadline to submit a proposal (a title and short abstract) for the 2014 conference is 6 June 2013. For more information on submitting your proposal and registering for the conference, please follow the "submit a proposal" link below and submit your work to the 2014 conference and journal.

Submit your proposal for the 2013 Conference in Budapest:
In-person and virtual submissions are still open for the current year's conference in Budapest, Hungary. Submit your proposal through the "submit a proposal" link below for the Eleventh International Conference on New Directions in Humanities to be held at the Faculty of Humanities at Eötvös Loránd University from 19-21 June 2013. The final deadline for in-person submissions is 13 May 2013, virtual submission are open until the start date of the conference.

Submit your proposal in Spanish or Portuguese:
Delegates interested in submitting a proposal and presenting at the conference in either Spanish or Portuguese may submit their proposal through our partner knowledge community, Humanidades. Proposals submitted through this site will be considered for publication in the fully refereed Revista Internacional de Humanidades and will be presented in Spanish or Portuguese at the conference in a special Spanish/Portuguese-language themed session.

For more information on Spanish or Portuguese language conference presentations, please visit the Humanidades knowledge community.