CALL FOR PAPERS
The Moving Anthropology Student Network (MASN) invites papers for it’s
4th international conference
– Perspectives on Interactions, Changes &
to take place in Blaubeuren, Germany
from November 7th – 11th 2007
“MASN – The “Moving Anthropology Student Network” was set up with the aim of connecting anthropology students and graduates around the world. That is why we would like YOU to present your latest research, fieldwork and other experiences or interests in form of a paper-presentation, workshop/roundtable discussion or fringe event on our next conference and discuss them with other anthropology students from different countries.
For further information about the MASN visit http://www.movinganthropology.org/ and subscribe to the newsgroup on email@example.com
1. Anthropology of Media
3. Anthropology of the Senses
4. Anthropology of Crisis
Anthropology of Media: deals with various modes of anthropological presentations. Furthermore, it also takes the development of new fields of anthropological research, i.e. films, cyber anthropology, etc. into consideration.
Migration: includes aspects like the preservation and change of individual and collective identities, conflicts, rituals, ethnicities, …etc.
Anthropology of the Senses: everything dealing with human senses, i.e. their evaluation in different cultures, anthropology of food, …
Anthropology of Crisis / in crisis situations is concerned with the work in conflict areas, dangerous fields of research, personal states of crisis in the field, but also with theories on crisis
Structure of the Conference:
Conference days will be divided in morning (papers presentation) and afternoon (roundtable discussions, workshops) sessions as well as fringe events (excursions, exhibitions, performances, film and so on) in the evening.
We count on your creative contributions!
Therefore we would like to ask interested presenters and convenors to send their proposals (about 250 words) until August 20th, 2007 to firstname.lastname@example.org. An international committee of MASN students will decide on the selection of papers.
Please forward this call to all those that might be interested!
Paper / Roundtable-discussion / Fringe event / Workshop Proposal:
• University / Institution
• If needed: technical equipment
(A) I/ We intend to submit a paper based on the following abstract. (possible to
combine with B)
(B) I/ We intend to moderate a round table discussion. (possible to combine with A)
(C) I/ We intend to propose a concept for a workshop.
(D) I/ We intend to enrich the conference with
a fringe event (exhibitions, performances, movies, music, …)
The MASN-Germany team is looking forward to receiving your papers!
Winnie Öhrlich … and many more