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Calls for papers (CFPs) for professional and academic conferences related to the study of Southeast Asia.

Postings are removed after deadlines have passed, and new CFPs are highlighted bi-weekly in our email newsletter.

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Please note that in light of the unpredictable developments of the COVID-19 Pandemic, all events, conferences, and workshops are subject to change. Please check with the organizers for the latest updates.

CFP: panel on Tourism and COVID in Asia for ICAS 12 in Kyoto, August 24-27, 2021

This panel will examine the broad range of consequences that this pandemic has for the tourism sector. More generally, the questions relating to environmental, social and economic sustainability have become all the more relevant.
If interested, please submit an abstract of 250 words or less to:
Emmanuelle Peyvel at or Juliette Sendra, at . Please also include a short bio detailing your current position.

12th International Convention of Asia Scholars (ICAS 12)

Call for Proposals: 12th International Convention of Asia Scholars (ICAS 12), Kyoto, 24-27 Aug 2021. “Limited financial support is available for selected PhD students and early career scholars.”

CFP: Heat in Urban Asia: Past, Present, and Future (Deadline Extended)

The Science, Technology, and Society (STS) Cluster in the Asia Research Institute (ARI) at National University of Singapore (NUS) will host this workshop in April, 2021.

Third China Made Workshop: The Social Life of Chinese Infrastructures in Southeast Asia

This is the final workshop of a three-year initiative, funded by The Henry Luce Foundation, titled “China Made: Asian Infrastructures and the ‘China Model’ of Development.” It will be held from May 19 2021 – May 21 2021 at the National University of Singapore.

“Lei of Knowledge: Communicating Knowledge Across Communities and Disciplines”

The 20th East-West Center International Graduate Student Conference themed, “Lei of Knowledge: Communicating Knowledge Across Communities and Disciplines” (Feb 11-13) is calling for abstract submissions.

The CALA 2021, Sept 1-4, 2021

The annual conference and workshops and lectures on the Linguistic Anthropology, The Sociolinguistics, and the Language and Society, of Asia will be held at Department of Linguistics, University of The Philippines Diliman, Diliman. Theme – Symbol and New Society.

CFP: International Conference on the Digital Humanities for Historical Works and Sinographs

The International Conference on the Digital Humanities for Historical Works and Sinographs, from May 28 to May 29, 2021, Dankook University, Jukjeon, South Korea is calling for abstracts.
Sponsoring Organizations: National Research Foundation of Korea, South Korea and The Academy of Korean Studies, South Korea

The Third National Conference of Vietnam National Museum of Nature System, 2021

This conference, tentatively to be held on 9-10 March 2021 in Hanoi, Vietnam, is now calling for papers.

NEW DATES: The Self-Determination of Timor-Leste: Resistance, Diplomacy, Solidarity

January 18 to 21, 2021 at Museu do Oriente, Lisbon, Portugal.

Sixteenth International Conference on the Arts in Society 2021

We invite proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, colloquia, focused discussions, creative practice showcases, virtual posters, or virtual lightning talks. The conference features research addressing the annual themes and the 2021 Special Focus: “Voices from the Edge: Negotiating the Local in the Global.” Held 16–18 June 2021 at The University of Western Australia, School of Design in Perth, Australia.