Australian Studies Conference 2017

History, Culture and Identity: Australian Studies in India and Australia

4-5 February, 2017
Astor Hotel Conference Room, Kolkata

“How are culture, identity and history re-shaped or re-interrogated in a cosmopolitan and globalized world order? In a world dominated by global political economy and new challenges of hegemonic ascendancy, it seems difficult to accept monolithic formations of history, culture and identity. History is being continuously re-written in terms of the discovery of new regimes of locational or regional priorities. This in turn redefines the overarching frame of culture and identity. In other words, the epistemic variables of cultural, political and economic ideologies bring about new modes of articulation….”

See the conference brochure for more information (pdf).

Abstracts may be emailed to:
Deb Narayan Bandyopadhyay:
Secretary, Indian Association for the Study of Australia, Eastern Region

Deadline for sending the abstracts: 15 September, 2016



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