CFP - DERRIDA TODAY CONFERENCE 2018
The conference will be held at Concordia University, Montreal, Canada from Wednesday 23rd May - Saturday 26th May 2018.
Due date for Abstracts and Panel Proposals: 1st December 2017
Paper and panel proposals on any aspect of Jacques Derrida's work or on deconstruction are invited in both French and English for the 6th Derrida Today Conference. We are particularly interested in papers that address political issues, although all topics and themes that engage in the spirit of deconstructive thought will be considered.
KEYNOTES (in alphabetical order):
- Tom Cohen (University at Albany, State University of New York, USA)
- Drucilla Cornell (Rutgers University, USA)
- Alexander Garcia-Düttmann (Berlin University of the Arts, Germany)
- Ginette Michaud (Université de Montréal, Canada)
- Elizabeth Rottenberg (De Paul University, USA).
For Individual Participant Papers
Please submit the following in ONE document in Word (NOT pdf - as we are unable to edit pdfs).:
- Abstract 350 words with the title of your paper
- Bio of up to 200 words with your full name and if applicable your title (Dr. Prof, Mr, Mrs, Ms, etc.)
- Your University affiliation. Please include your university's full address. If no affiliation then put 'Independent Scholar' and the best contact address for you (this is for your letter of acceptance)
- Your email and phone number
- Any dietary requirements
For Panel Proposals
Organizers should submit as 3 separate word documents (not pdf)
- Overall panel proposal 350 words with the title of your panel
- 3 individual abstracts with titles - 300 words
- Information on panelists: Bios of up to 200 words, and their University affiliation Please include the University's full address. If no affiliation then put 'Independent Scholar' and the best contact address for them ( this is for the letter of acceptance), their email address and phone number and if they have any dietary requirements.
The Conference will have some dedicated streams to French speaking presentations/papers.
We look forward to your submissions and seeing you all next year in Canada.
Hoping 2017 is treating you all well.
Assistant to the Journal Editor,
Assistant to the 2018 Conference Organizers: Matthias Fritsch, Nicole Anderson, Stella Gaon.