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XVI International Academic Conference for Undergraduate and Graduate Students - Europe 2014: Humanities Between Past and Future

Call for Papers

Conference venue: European Humanities University, Vilnius Lithuania
Period: May 16-17, 2014
Deadline for submitting abstracts: March 16, 2014


The XVI International Academic Conference for Undergraduate and Graduate Students will take between the 16th-17th May, and this year’s topic is "Europe 2014: Humanities Between Past and Future". The conference is hosted by the European Humanities University.

Eligible topics

The following are some of the topics of discussion planned for this year’s conference edition:

  • Problems of Establishing the International and European Legal Order
  • Constitutionalism and Legal Instruments of Human Rights Protection in Central and Eastern European States
  • Mapping Knowledge
  • Studying Religious Life as an Interdisciplinary Project
  • Europeanisation Processes in Central and Eastern European States: Sociopolitical and Economic Aspects
  • Public Policy and the Third Sector: Problems of Definition and Analysis in the Region of Central and Eastern Europe
  • Humanities and Education
  • Interpretation of Cultural Heritage as a Way to Knowledge in Humanities
  • History from Below
  • Contemporary Art: Between Classics and the Avant-garde
  • Media Culture: Analysis, Interpretation, Critique
  • (Ir)relevant Issues of Gender Theory
  • Design and Humanities: Ideas about Design across the Post-Soviet Area
  • Contemporary Society: between Individualism, Collectivism and Community Practices
  • Competitiveness of Enterprises
  • Between Market and Society: a German Model of Economics

The conference will feature several round table discussions, book presentations and student research project presentations.
The conference languages: English, German, Belarusian, and Russian.

Guidelines for submission

If you would like to participate, please submit your online application by the 16th March, here. Only selected applicants will be invited to participate. You will be notified of the selection results no later than April 15, 2014. A collection of conference papers will be published.
The European Humanities University will support the students who require visas, free of charge. Also, accommodation will be provided to all participants, free of charge, for the duration of the conference (May 16th–17th).


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