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In/Between: Negotiating Time and Space
Sydney, September 1999


IN/BETWEEN:
Negotiating Time and Space

FRIDAY 24 SEPTEMBER 1999
Venue: Main Quad, University of Sydney

CALL FOR PAPERS


 IN/BETWEEN is a one day interdisciplinary conference in conjunction with
History Week ‘99. The theme of History Week is “Endings and Beginnings”
and this conference aims to explore the discourses of time and space
connected with this topic. Submissions are encouraged from a range of
areas which may include histories, literatures, media studies, religious
studies, and the visual and performing arts. 

 Possible Themes include:

-- origins: ideologies and mythologies
-- commemoration, celebration and nostalgia
-- remembering and forgetting
-- spatial and temporal boundaries
-- constructions of time and space
-- politics of liminality
-- arrivals and departures
-- birth and death
-- futurism
-- apocalyptic narratives and millennial studies

PAPERS are 20min in length (approx. 3000 words)
ABSTRACTS should be 200 words

CLOSING DATE: Monday 9th August

Send as email text or fax to:

IN/BETWEEN
C/- DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY
UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY

FAX: (02) 9351 3918
EMAIL: opry6963@mail.usyd.edu.au
           katy.nebhan@history.usyd.edu.au
Phone enquiries: (02) 9351 6665