[KS] British Association of Korean Studies (BAKS) Conference Announcement and CFP

Robert Provine provine at umd.edu
Fri Nov 2 13:51:51 EDT 2007

Call for Papers: The 2008 Conference of the British Association of
Korean Studies

The next conference of the British Association of Korean Studies (BAKS)
will take place between the 8th and 10th of September 2008. The venue
will be Clare College, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. The theme
of the proceedings will be "The Koreas at 60 - Looking Forward / Looking

The BAKS council invites submissions of paper abstracts on the theme of
the conference from individuals who wish to participate. (These can
either be individual submissions or  panel proposals, and submissions
are especially welcome from graduate students.).  The deadline for
submission of abstracts is December 31st, 2007. While BAKS  hopes to
provide for as many papers as possible, the council acts as the final
arbiter in deciding which papers will be accepted and anticipates
announcing the successful paper proposals in February 2008.

Details on the conference venue can be found here: 

Further particulars on the anticipated cost of attending the conference
will be announced in due course and will be publicised on the BAKS
website at:  http://www.dur.ac.uk/BAKS/

For further information, please contact the conference organizer: Dr
John Swenson-Wright on: jhs22 at cam.ac.uk

Dr. John Swenson-Wright
Lecturer in Japanese Politics and International Relations
East Asia Institute, Faculty of Oriental Studies
University of Cambridge
Sidgwick Avenue, CAMBRIDGE CB3 9DA

Tel.: +44-(0)1223-335172 (work);
          (0)1638-730355 (home)
          07815-868 357 (mobile)

Web: http://www.eai.cam.ac.uk

Email, home:  jswensonwright at mac.com
        work:  jhs22 at cam.ac.uk

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