Call for Papers and Panels – University of Copenhagen

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10th Annual International ADI Conference

Asian Dynamics Initiative, University of Copenhagen
18-20 June 2018

Call for papers

We invite abstracts for paper presentations addressing the panel themes listed below as well as the conference’s overall theme “Transition and Disruption in Asia”.
Deadline for submission is 1 March 2018.

Your submission should include:

  • Name, affiliation, short bio
  • Abstract including title, argument and methodology (approx 250 words)
  • Intended panel (if applicable) 

Call for panels

We also invite full panel proposals for Asia related themes not covered in the panels listed below. Your submission should include:

  • Name, affiliation and contact details of convener/contact person
  • Title and description of panel (up to 250 words)
  • Name and affiliation of 3-4 presenters in the panel, title of their presentations and abstracts (each approx. 250 words)

Please submit your abstract or full panel proposal in a Word document to Marie Yoshida ( by 1 March 2018.

Conveners and organizing committee will assess the submissions and inform you of the decision soon hereafter.

Panels open for submissions

China in Europe: Chinese investment in Europe and the impact on labor relations
Convener: Sarah Swider, Dept. of Sociology, University of Copenhagen

Global Leadership with Chinese Characteristics? 
Convener: Peter Marcus Kristensen, Dept. of Political Sciences, University of Copenhagen

Globalization, New Technologies and Knowledge Diffusion
Conveners: Morten G. Olsen and Jakob R. Munch, Dept. of Economics, University of Copenhagen

Feasting, drinking and banqueting: Politics and sociality of relating in Eurasia
Conveners: Edyta Roszko, Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies and Oscar Salemink, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen

Legal documents and identity construction in Muslim Central Asia
Conveners: Aysima Mirsultan and Ildikó Bellér-Hann, Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen

Religion in Consumer Society: Perspectives from Asia
Conveners: Trine Brox, Jane Caple and Elizabeth Williams-Oerberg, Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen

Researching Digital in Asia
Convener: Jun Liu, Dept. of Media, Cognition and Communication, University of Copenhagen

War in East Asia? The Role of China and the United States
Convener: Bertel Heurlin, Dept. of Political Science, University of Copenhagen

Panels closed for submissions

Cultural Heritage: Kulturarv or 文化遗产 - an attempt towards a one-word dictionary (closed for submissions)
Conveners:  Marie Roesgaard and Ingolf Thuesen, Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen

Partition Redux (closed for submissions)
Convener: Ravinder Kaur, Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies, University of Copenhagen