Call for Papers: University of Suffolk Children and Childhoods Conference 2017

Call for Papers: University of Suffolk Children and Childhoods Conference 2017

Deadline: March 31, 2017

The University of Suffolk is pleased to announce the call for papers for their Biennial International Children and Childhoods Conference. They invite papers that theoretically and empirically engage with a broad range of disciplines reflecting the diverse nature of contemporary childhood studies.

Topics covered by this call could include but are not limited to:

  • International development
  • Migration and movement
  • Identity, culture and belonging
  • Rights, advocacy and participation
  • Humanitarianism
  • Health, wellbeing and embodiment
  • Methodologies
  • Education
  • Family formations
  • Disabilities
  • Sex and sexualities
  • Therapeutic care and interventions

Eligibility

  • Open to established academics, early career researchers, PhD candidates and students.

Application Process

Please send 250 word abstracts for a 20 minute presentation, 500 word abstracts for panels and 150 word abstracts for posters: uoschildhoodspapers@uos.ac.uk. A traditional presentations of 20 minutes with additional time for questions, pre-formed panels of speakers and posters; as well as alternative modes of presentation including performance, film, photography etc. is welcomed.

For more information, visit Children and Childhoods Conference 2017.

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