CALL. 11.06.2018: Sapiens Ubique Civis VI - Szeged (Hungary)
FECHA LÍMITE/DEADLINE/SCADENZA: 11/06/2018
FECHA CONGRESO/CONGRESS DATE/DATA CONGRESSO: 29-30-31/08/2018
LUGAR/LOCATION/LUOGO: Faculty of Arts, University of Szeged (Szeged, Hungary)
ORGANIZADOR/ORGANIZER/ORGANIZZATORE: Klaudia Harcz; Attila Hajdú; Dr. Tamás Jászay PhD; Dr. Gergő Gellérfi PhD
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The Department of Classical Philology and Neo-Latin Studies, Faculty of Arts, University of Szeged, Hungary is pleased to announce its International PhD Student Conference Sapiens Ubique Civis VI – Szeged 2018. The aim of the conference is to bring together an international group of young scholars working in a variety of periods, places, languages, and fields. Papers on a wide range of classical subjects, including but not limited to the literature, history, philology, philosophy, linguistics and archaeology of Greece and Rome, Byzantinology, Neo-Latin studies, and reception of the classics, as well as papers dealing with theatre studies, comparative literature, contemporary literature, and fine arts related to the Antiquity are welcome.
Lectures: The language of the conference is primarily English but German papers are welcome as well. Thematic sessions and plenary lectures will be scheduled. The time limit for each lecture is 20 minutes, followed by 5 minutes of discussion.
Abstracts: Abstracts of maximum 300 words should be sent by email as a Word attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org strictly before June 11, 2018. The document should also contain personal information of the author, including name, affiliation and contact email address, and the title of the presentation. Acceptance notification will be sent to you until June 18, 2018.
Registration: The registration fee for the conference is 70 Euros, however for those who apply before May 28, 2018, we provide a €20 discount. The participation fee includes conference pack, reception meal, closing event, extra programs, and refreshments during coffee breaks. The participation fee does not include accommodation, but the conference coordinators will assist the conference participants in finding accommodation in the city centre. Those who intend to bring a guest are obligated to pay 20 Euros in addition to the registration fee.
Publication: All papers will be considered for publication in a peer-reviewed international journal on Classics.
Getting here: Szeged, the largest city of Southern Hungary, can be easily reached by rail from Budapest and the Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport (formerly known as Ferihegy Airport). The trains depart every hour between 5 AM and 9 PM. Those who prefer travelling by car can choose the European route E75, and then should take the Hungarian M5 motorway, a section of E75, passing by the city.
We look forward to your participation in this conference.