The Romanian Studies Organization is pleased to announce the second annual interdisciplinary Romanian Studies Conference to take place on February 27 and 28, 2009.
They welcome paper proposals from graduate students and recent PhDs in the humanities and social sciences on any topic related to Romania, Moldova, or the Romanian diaspora in any discipline or methodology, including but not limited to history, political science, economics, international relations, anthropology, literature, sociology, musicology, and cultural studies.
Especially encouraged are papers that take an interdisciplinary approach. They are also delighted to announce that Holly Case, Associate Professor of History at Cornell University, will deliver the keynote address entitled "A Powerful Example: Regional Networks around Romanian Problems."
You ate welcomed to submit abstracts of 250-300 words along with your contact information to RomSO@indiana.edu by January 15, 2009. The organizers will be pre-circulating the papers so that our commentators can provide more extensive feedback. Therefore, if your paper is selected the organizers will ask that you submit a completed paper by February 16, 2009.
For more information, please contact Erin Biebuyck at firstname.lastname@example.org or the Indiana University Romanian Studies Organization at RomSO@indiana.edu