Call for Papers: SPAS Graduate Student Conference

The 20th Annu­al Grad­u­ate Stu­dent Con­fer­ence spon­sored by the Uni­ver­si­ty of Hawai‘i at noa School of Pacif­ic and Asian Stud­ies will take place March 11 (Wednes­day) through March 13 (Fri­day), 2009, at the UH Cen­ter for Kore­an Stud­ies.

The conference–titled Redefin­ing Bor­ders: Look­ing Toward the Future of Asia-Pacif­ic Studies–is open to stu­dents from all dis­ci­plines and aims to pro­vide a forum for grad­u­ate stu­dents from a broad range of spe­cial­ties to dis­cuss their lat­est research relat­ing to Asia and the Pacif­ic Islands.

UH-Mānoa stu­dents and stu­dents from oth­er col­leges and universities–local, main­land, and international–are encour­aged to par­tic­i­pate.

Abstracts of pro­posed pre­sen­ta­tions must be sub­mit­ted by Mon­day, Jan­u­ary 9, 2009. For detailed infor­ma­tion on the sub­mis­sion process and oth­er aspects of the con­fer­ence, see http://www.hawaii.edu/shaps/gradconf/2009/index.html.