Call for Papers: 3rd Annual International Conference on Contemporary Cultural Studies (CCS 2015)

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Extended Full Paper Submission Deadline 28 August 2015
Early Bird Registration Deadline: 18 September 2015
Late Registration Deadline: 16 October 2015
Conference Dates: 23 – 24 November 2015
Cultural Studies is a diverse academic discipline encompassing many different approaches, methods and academic perspectives. It focuses on political dynamics of contemporary culture and its historical foundations, conflicts and defining traits, cultural studies.

The Annual International Conference on Advances in Contemporary Cultural Studies (CCS) aims to understand how meaning is generated, disseminated, and produced from the social, political and economic spheres within a given culture. CCS will tackle historical culture and how it affects the modern society.

Keynote Addresses
Prof. Naren Chitty A. M. Photo by Paul Wright Prof. Naren Chitty A. M. Photo by Paul Wright
Prof. Naren Chitty A. M
"Culture and Soft Power"
Associate Dean – International
Director, Soft Power Advocacy and Research Centre (SPARC)
Faculty of Arts, Macquarie University, Australia
Dr. Dixon Wong Heung Wah
"Cultural Studies Should be Culturally Sensitive in its Study of Non-Western Societies"
Programme Director, Associate Professor
School of Modern Languages and Cultures
The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Dr. J. Patrick Williams
"Analyzing Resistance in Cultural Studies: From Magical Solution to Contemporary Lived Experience"
Associate Professor of Sociology
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Teaching Excellence Academy Fellow
Nanyang Technological University
bull.pngThe Conference Proceedings Print ISSN: 2382-5650, E-Periodical ISSN: 2382-557X will be indexed by EBSCO, CrossRef, ProQuest, Ulrichsweb, PsycEXTRA and will be submitted to Scopus, ScienceDirect and Cabell’s Directories amongst others, where applicable.
bull.pngJournal: All authors who present their papers at the conference will be invited to submit an extended version of their research paper for the GSTF Journal of Law and Social Sciences (JLSS) (Print ISSN: 2251-2853, E-periodical: 2251-2861). All submitted papers will go through blind review process for acceptance. All accepted papers (after the review process) will be included in the JLSS on a complimentary basis (free-of-charge). GSTF JLSS is hosted and published on Springer’s Open Access publishing platform – Global Science Journals (GSJ). In addition, it will be indexed by EBSCO, CrossRef, ProQuest, Cabell’s Directories and will be submitted to Google Scholar, IndexCopernicus, Scopus, amongst others.
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bull.pngBook: Selected authors will be invited to contribute book chapters in "Book Compilation on Cultural Studies" to be published by GSTF. The book will be edited by Dr. King Sang Ricardo Mak, CCS Program Chair, from Hong Kong Baptist University.
bull.pngBest Paper Awards and Best Student Paper Awards will be conferred at the conference (in order to qualify for the award, the paper must be presented at the conference).
bull.pngCCS 2015 will also constitute a Special Panel Session.
bull.png Panel Proposals are invited for submission. A minimum of three papers centering on a specific topic will be accepted for submission under Panel Category.
Dr. King Sang Ricardo Mak
Professor and Head
Department of History
Hong Kong Baptist University
Dr. Danny S.Paau
Chair and Professor, History Department
Director, United Nations Association of China
Director, History Teaching Support & Research Centre
Hong Kong Shue Yan University
Dr. Anuschka Tischer
Professor (Chair for Early Modern History)
Head of the Department of Modern History
University of Wuerzburg, Germany
Dr. Claudia Theune-Vogt
Dean of the Faculty of Historical and Cultural Studies
Head of the Department of Prehistoric and Medieval Archaeology
Vienna University, Austria
Dr. Glyn Parry
Professor in Early Modern History
Department of Humanities
Northumbria University, UK
Dr. Stephen Vlastos
Professor and Chair
Modern Japanese History
Department of History
University of Iowa, USA
Dr. Sujatha Vijayaraghavan
Professor of English
Silver Jubilee Campus
Pondicherry University
Pondicherry, India
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