British Association for Chinese Studies (BACS) Annual Conference
King’s College London, 12-14 September 2018
The Lau China Institute is pleased to announce the Annual Conference of the British Association for Chinese Studies (BACS), to be held at King’s College London from 12th to 14th September 2018. The BACS Annual Conference is open to BACS members and non-members alike, welcoming participants from all countries.
Panels and individual papers are invited across the full range of disciplines within the humanities and social sciences on themes and issues in Chinese Studies and relating to the Greater China region.
We are delighted to announce that former BBC China editor Carrie Gracie will deliver one of the conference’s keynote lectures.
Panel proposals should include the names, affiliations and contact details (email addresses) of all proposed presenters and a proposed panel chair and/or discussant (where applicable), the titles of individual papers, and an abstract for each paper (max 250 words).
Call for Papers: 22 February 2018
Deadline for submission of proposals (250 words): 30 April 2018
Notification of acceptance: by 30 May 2018
Draft Programme: 20 June 2018
Early Bird Online Registration: by 30 June 2018
Standard Online Registration: by 1 August 2018
Final Programme: late August 2018
BACS members are eligible for a reduced conference registration fee. Please visit here for information on how to become a BACS member, or to renew your membership.