Recent Opportunities


CFP: Fearful Futures: Cities in the Twenty-First Century

The conference theme for CITY is "Fearful Futures: Cities in the Twenty-First Century", and the organisers encourage submissions that approach this theme from a variety of perspectives. However, the submission of other topics for consideration is welcome and we also encourage sessions across a variety of interdisciplinary and theoretical perspectives.

Submissions are organised into the following thematic streams:

  • Language. Literature and Linguistics
  • Visual and Performing Arts
  • Music, Musicology and Ethnomusicology
  • Media, Film and Communication Studies
  • Culture, Popular Culture and Cultural Studies
  • Psychology and the Behavioral Sciences
  • Ethics, Religion and Philosophy
  • Sustainability: Ecology, Energy and the Environment
  • History, Anthropology and Archaeology
  • Geography and Landscape/Urban Planning, Architecture and Design
  • Political Science: Administration, Governance and Finance
  • Economics and Business Studies
  • Sociology. Social Work and Social Concerns
  • Technology and Information Science
  • Global cross-cultural comparisons
  • Public Policy (including Health and Education)
  • Travel and Tourism

Key Information

  • Conference Dates: Friday, July 13, 2018 to Sunday, July 15, 2018
  • Conference Theme: "Fearful Futures: Cities in the Twenty-First Century"
  • Early Bird Abstract Submission Deadline: February 28, 2018*
  • Final Abstract Submission Deadline: April 30, 2018
  • Results of abstract review returned to authors: Usually within three weeks
  • Full conference registration fees due for all presenters: May 30, 2018
  • Full conference paper submission (after the event): August 15, 2018

*Submit early to take advantage of the discounted registration rates. Learn more about our registration options.


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