British Association for Chinese Studies Conference - Call for Papers

British Association for Chinese Studies Conference - Call for Papers

24 March 2022

BACS Annual Conference

British Association for Chinese Studies

University of Oxford

Co-hosted by Asian Studies Centre at St Antony’s College, Oxford School of Global and Area Studies (OSGA), and the Oxford China Centre.

31st August – 1st September 2022

BACS is pleased to announce that the 2022 Conference of the British Association of Chinese Studies will be held in-person at St Antony’s College, University of Oxford.

Keynote Speakers

 Frank Dikotter, Hong Kong University, China After Mao

Jieyu Liu, SOAS, Family Life in Urban China: A Three-Generation Portrait

The call for papers and panel proposals is now open!

To submit a proposal for a paper or a panel please send a word document to bacs@sant.ox.ac.uk

If you want to propose a paper, please put ‘PAPER’ in your email subject line. In your word document please give details of your name, email address and institutional affiliation (departmental and university). Please also state your paper title and provide a 250-word abstract.

If you want to propose a panel, please put ‘PANEL’ in your email subject line. In your word document please give the name, email address and institutional affiliation (departmental and university) of the organizer and each of the presenters. As panels are 90 minutes, it is recommended that panels have four presenters. Please include an abstract to describe the panel overall and then an abstract for each of the papers. Panels need to be diverse with respect to gender, ethnicity, and the career stage of the participants – please explain how your panel meets this diversity requirement in your submission.

Six post graduate bursaries of £52 each are available from the Asian Studies Centre (ASC) at St Antony’s College to students at the University of Oxford who will present a paper at the British Association of Chinese Studies conference. The bursaries are intended to cover the catering costs of participation in the conference. If you wish to be considered for a ASC postgraduate student bursary please email Clare Salter on clare.salter@sant.ox.ac.uk  giving your name and department and confirming that you have submitted a paper or a panel proposal to the conference on bacs@sant.ox.ac.uk  Please put ‘ASC Bursary for BACS’ in your subject line. The deadline to be considered for the bursary is 3rd June 2022.

Key dates

  • Call for Papers: Now Open
  • Deadline for submission of proposals (250 words): 3rd June 2022
  • Notification of acceptance: June 2022
  • Registration Opens: 24th June 2022
  • Registration Closes: 5th August 2022
  • Final Programme: early August 2022
  • Conference dates: 31st August – 1st September 2022

 

Expected conference fees (including catering, refreshments and conference dinner)

 

BACS Members

Non-BACS-Members

Student/Unwaged

£52

£65

Waged

£58

£95

 

BACS members are eligible for a reduced conference registration fee.