MINELRES: Fwd: CfP: 15th Annual Conference of the Association for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism (ASEN)

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From: Association for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism (ASEN)
<asen@lse.ac.uk>
Subject: CFP: 15th Annual Conference of the Association for the Study of
Ethnicity and Nationalism - Nation and Empire


Association for the Study of Ethnicity and Nationalism (ASEN) is holding 
its 15th Annual Conference, entitled Nation and Empire, on Wednesday and 
Thursday, April 20-21, 2005, at the London School of Economics.

The first day of the conference is dedicated to a discussion of the
topic 
of “Nation and Empire” by leading scholars in the field.

The second day offers opportunities for scholars to examine the 
significance of empire in the context of the study of nationalism in a 
series of panel sessions.

Suggested themes include:
*	Ancient Empire
*	Myths and Memories of Empire
*	The Collapse of Empire and the Rise of Nations
*	The American Empire and Post-Imperialism
*	Empire and Representation  Art and Image

The 2005 Conferennce Committee is now calling for papers to be presented
on Thursday, April 21, 2005. Please use the online form to submit your
proposal. The application is open to any researcher who is interested in
the study of nationalism, and PhD students and young scholars are
particularly encouraged to apply. The deadline for applications is
November 1, 2004 and the Committee will notify applicants by November
30, 2004. 
Suggestions for panels and additional themes are also welcome.

Papers submitted to the conference will also be considered for
publication in a special issue of Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism
(SEN).

Please note that ASEN cannot cover travel and accommodation costs. 
Presenters are expected to register for the conference.

Please submit your paper proposal online.

Please direct any further enquiries to the contact email below.

	ASEN 2005 Conference Committee
London School of Economics
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE, UK
Email: asen@lse.ac.uk <mailto:asen@lse.ac.uk>
Visit the website at 
http://www.lse.ac.uk/collections/ASEN/conference2005.htm 
<http://www.lse.ac.uk/collections/ASEN/conference2005.htm>