JAAS 2019 AUTUMN CONVENTION

Call for Papers

The 2019 Spring Convention of the Japanese Association for Asian Studies will be held at Nanzan University (Nagoya City, Aichi) on November 30, 2019. The 2019 Spring Convention of the Japanese Association for Asian Studies will be held at Nanzan University (Nagoya City, Aichi) on November 30, 2019.

Individual presentation: The 2019 Spring Convention of the Japanese Association for Asian Studies will be held at Nanzan University (Nagoya City, Aichi) on November 30, 2019.

Organized panels: The 2019 Spring Convention of the Japanese Association for Asian Studies will be held at Nanzan University (Nagoya City, Aichi) on November 30, 2019.

The deadline for submitting a proposal for individual presentations and panels is September 8, 2019.

Applicants for the Individual Presentations should be a member of, or applying for membership to JAAS until the date of presentation. Applicants for the Organized Panels should be a member of JAAS at the time of application.

Please note this membership condition and proceed to the following step. Those who wish to submit a proposal must download the submission form from JAAS website (http://www.jaas.or.jp/epages/events.htm), and fill and send it to the conference organizing committee by e-mail.

Simultaneously, applicants must fill in the applicant contact form (https://forms.gle/wzyrF9q7CrabBwbW6) . Application is accepted when both the application form and the applicant contact form confirmed.

Those who made presentations in the conventions in the last one year can apply but may be given low priority in light of promoting equal opportunities for JAAS members.

The following items must be written in the submission form:

Individual presentations:
1) Name, affiliation, contact address, and membership status of the applicant.
2) Title of the presentation.
3) Abstract (within 300 words).
Submission form for individual presentation (Excel format)

Presenters at the Convention must submit full papers (in Word format) with around ten A4 pages, including references, tables, and figures before October 12, 2019. The submitted papers will be converted in PDF format and posted on JAAS website for several weeks before and after the Conference, and will be made downloadable only by JAAS members.

Organized panels:
1) Name, affiliation, contact address, and membership status of the applicant.
2) Title of the panel.
3) Abstract (within 300 words).
4) Contents of the panel. (Name, affiliation, membership status of the chairperson, presenters, and commentators.)
Submission form for organized panels (Excel format)

Presenters of the panels must submit abstracts (within 300 words) of their presentations before October 12, 2019. They are also recommended, though not required, to submit a full paper, which will be posted on JAAS website in the same manner with papers for individual presentations. The volume and the time of submission for the papers are the same with the case of individual presentations.

Conference Organizing Committee of JAAS
Mariko Watanabe
Gakushuin University 1-5-1 Mejiro, Toshima Ward, 171-8588, Japan
e-mail: jaas.taikai2019 <at>;gmail.com (replace <at> with @)