Call for Papers 2016

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Postgraduates of the Department of History at the University of Sydney invite you to attend a two-day interdisciplinary conference held on the 24th and 25th November 2016.

Possible themes, covering the ancient to the twenty-first century, include (but are not limited to):
• Performed and Imposed identities
• Power and Identity
• Transnational Identity
• National and Local identities
• Racial and Ethnic Identities
• Gender and Sexual Identities
• Religious and Political Identities
• Emotion and Identity
• Questions of Authorship
• Material Culture and Identity
• Biography and History

We invite proposals for twenty-minute papers exploring any of the above themes.

Please download our 2016 Call For Papers PDF Here

Abstracts for proposed papers should be no more than 200 words and must be submitted to our website by close of business on 31 August 2016, with an accompanying 50-100 word biography.

We also warmly welcome the attendance of those who may not wish to present, and we ask that you also register for catering purposes.