The Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2013

Venue: Ramada Osaka

Location: Osaka, Japan

Event Date/Time: May 24, 2013 End Date/Time: May 26, 2013
Abstract Submission Date: Apr 01, 2013
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 The International Academic Forum, in conjunction with its global partners, including the Cultural Studies Association of Australasia, is proud to announce the Third Asian Conference on Cultural Studies, to be held from May 24-26 2013 at the Ramada Osaka, Osaka, Japan.


Conference Theme: Intersecting Belongings: Culutral Conviviality and Cosmopolitan Futures

Contemporary challenges and contexts of the local, regional, national and global raise urgent questions about culutural conviviality and cosmopolitan futures across the world. These are times of trans-cultural, trans-national and multicultural belonging are particularly being tested through environmental catastrophe, economic volatility, parochialism, fundamentalism, notions of cosmopolitan and multicultural exhaustion, and war. 

ACCS 2013 encourages participants from a range of inter/disciplinary and theoretical perspectives, including: 

Cultural Studies Sociology Critical Race Theory Queer Theory Gender Studies/Feminist Theory Black Feminism Media Studies Visual Culture Cultural Geography Cultural History Political Theory Orientalism Critical Legal Studies Education Political Philosophy Linguistics, Language and Cultural Studies  


Ramada Osaka
3-16-9 Toyosaki Kita