Call for papers / Cultural Typhoon 2020 at University of Nagasaki, Nagasaki, Japan

The Association for Cultural Typhoon (ACT, Japan) is calling for proposals for panels and individual papers for the 2020 annual conference to be held at Siebold Campus, University of Nagasaki, Nagasaki, from June 27–28, 2020. Individual presentations should be 25 minutes in length with five minutes for questions and discussion. Group presentations should be 90 minutes in length, including time for questions and discussion. <Application> To submit your proposal, please download one of the forms below, fill it out, and email it as an attached file to: apply.cultural.typhoon@gmail.com Application Form (Individual Presentation) Application Form (Group Presentation) Please note that the proposal should be submitted in Microsoft Word (.doc) . The deadline for application: 31st December, …

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Cultural Typhoon 2020 (CT2020) Statement

Call for Papers: A Port of ‘Cranes’ in the 21st Century: Mobilities, Exchanges and Histories Cultural Typhoon 2020 (CT2020) will be held in Nagasaki on June 27 – 28, 2020. It offers a great opportunity to discuss mobilities and exchanges of people, information, and knowledge in the age of globalization. The Port of Nagasaki has been historically called “Crane Port” because the shape of the port looks like a crane with spread wings. Nagasaki, with its Crane Port, has historically been a point of transit, hosting departures and arrivals between Japan and East Asia, including Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, the Korean Peninsula; Southeast Asia; and Europe, particularly Portugal and The Netherlands. …

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