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The IPS Conference is hosted and organized by the Political Science Graduate Student Association (PSGSA) at UMass Amherst.
2017 CALL FOR PAPERS
The Interdisciplinary Political Studies conference at UMass
Amherst: Violent Times, Violent Spaces
Friday & Saturday, March 24-25, 2017
Guest speaker: Ventura Perez (March 24, 2017)
Submission Deadline: JANUARY 15, 2017
The Political Science Graduate Student Association at the University of
Massachusetts- Amherst requests proposals for the Second Annual
Interdisciplinary Political Studies conference. Papers are welcome to
address the conference theme of Violent Times, Violent Spaces but
proposals need not be limited to this theme. The conference is
envisioned as a dialogue between graduate students who are studying all
aspects of social and political science and theory. We are looking for
excellent graduate student scholarship that explores violence understood
in the broadest sense.
Proposals should include an abstract that is no more than 250 words,
your name, contact information, and university and department
affiliation. The deadline for submission is January 15, 2017. Please
send your proposals to umassPSGSAconference@gmail.com.