Organized by the journals:
JOURNAL OF CRITICAL POLICY EDUCATIONAL STUDIES (UK)
CULTURAL LOGIC (USA/CANADA)
RADICAL NOTES (INDIA)
The venue of the Conference will be the city of Athens and possibly the surrounding areas.
Conference and Local Organizing Committee Coordinators:
Dave Hill, (Middlesex University, UK)
Peter McLaren, (UCLA, USA)
Kostas Skordoulis, (University of Athens, Greece)
To be announced, to include Dave Hill, (Middlesex University, UK), Peter McLaren, (UCLA, USA), Ravi Kumar (Jamia Milia Islamia University, Delhi, India). There will also be keynote speakers from Greece. Key women Marxist writers are being invited as Plenary speakers.
Participants should submit an abstract of 300 words by: 15 December 2010.
Notification of acceptance of paper presentation by: 15 January 2011.
Full papers should be submitted by: 30 May 2011.
The papers will be peer reviewed and published in the Conference Proceedings.
Selected papers will be published in Special Issues of JCEPS, Cultural Logic and KRITIKI.
There will be 6 plenary presentations (two per day), each plenary session lasting one hour. Other papers will have 30 minutes (inclusive of the paper presentation plus discussion)
The Conference fee is 300 Euros. (approx $380, or £245). The fee covers participation in the conference, the book of abstracts, coffee/tea/refreshments during conference breaks and participation in the conference dinner in a traditional taverna.
Participation of unemployed, and of colleagues from the third world is free/ no fees.
Further Information about the Invited speakers will be announced in the second circular. As will the contact address and registration details for the conference. Though in the meantime it would be interesting to see who might intend to offer papers… send me a provisional (non-binding) indication of interest if you like? (firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com ) (It’s not mandatory to let me know in advance… … paper abstracts can be submitted until 15 Dec 2010.
Dave Hill, Kostas Skordoulis and Peter McLaren