CfP: Conference of Young Slavists XVI: “Slavs: Nationalism and National Stereotypes”

Date: 2–3 December 2021
Place: Faculty of Arts, Charles University, Prague

Deadline for applications: 31 May 2021
We kindly ask the interested persons to fill out the paper synopsis in English and in the language of the paper here (including other required information). Applications sent without annotations and /or after deadline will not be considered.

The conference is intended for senior students, graduates, alumni, PhD students, and young scholars under 35 years of age.

As usual, the languages of the conference shall be all the Slavonic languages.

Time given to the paper presentation: 15–20 minutes.

Poster: made on the paper size A0 (841 mm × 1189 mm)
Recommended: – serif font (e. g. Times New Roman)
– number of words under 800
– using software Adobe Illustrator or CorelDraw

The reports will be divided into sections according to their topics. These sections will be conducted by the members of academia of the Charles University. Participants in the conference presenting a paper will be offered to publish their contribution in a form of comprehensive study in conference proceedings. Editors of the volume therefore reserve the right to reject contributions not conforming with requirements put on scientific texts (regarding content, language, or formal side).

Sections will be made after choosing the papers based on the synopsis. Topic areas of the conference “Slavs: Nationalism and National Stereotypes”:

Conference fee:
1) participation fee 1 500 CZK / 60 EUR (reading the paper; will be charged on the spot) providing the organizational issues of the conference
or 2) poster presentation fee 500 CZK / 20 EUR (will be charged on the spot)

If applied in time, we also provide accommodation in Charles University students’ hostels for participants from outside of Prague and from abroad (participant pays the costs).