For the Second International Conference on Advances in Contemporary Cultural Studies (CCS) the Global Science and Technology Forum (GSTF) is kindly seeking your participation. The event will be held on November 24 – 25, 2014 at the Hotel Fort Canning in Singapore.
Cultural Studies is a diverse academic discipline encompassing many different approaches, methods and academic perspectives. It focuses on political dynamics of contemporary culture and its historical foundations, conflicts and defining traits, cultural studies.
The Annual International Conference on Advances in Contemporary Cultural Studies (CCS) aims to understand how meaning is generated, disseminated, and produced from the social, political and economic spheres within a given culture. CCS will tackle historical culture and how it affects the modern society.
- Keynote Address: Dr. Danny S.Paau – Chair and Professor, History Department Director, United Nations Association of China Director, History Teaching Support & Research Centre, Hong Kong Shue Yan University
- The Conference Proceedings will be indexed by Ulrichsweb, EBSCO, CrossRef, ProQuest and will be submitted to Scopus, ScienceDirect and Cabell’s Directories amongst others, where applicable.
- Book: Selected authors will be invited to contribute book chapters in “Book Compilation on Cultural Studies” to be published by GSTF. The book will be edited by Dr. King Sang Ricardo Mak, CCS Program Chair, from Hong Kong Baptist University.
- Journal: Depending on their importance, originality, quality, relevance and other editorial considerations, eligible research articles will be invited for publication in the GSTF Journal of Law and Social Sciences (JLSS) (Print ISSN: 2251 – 2853, E-periodical: 2251 – 2861) which is indexed by EBSCO, CrossRef, ProQuest, Ulrichsweb and Cabell’s Directories.
- Best Paper Awards and Best Student Paper Awards will be conferred at the conference (in order to qualify for the award, the paper must be presented at the conference).
- Panel Proposals are invited for submission to the CCS 2014. A minimum of three papers centering on a specific topic will be accepted for submission under Panel Category.
Papers/topics dealing with Contemporary Cultural Studies including but not limited to:
- Historical Culture
- Cultural Studies
- Chinese Studies
- European Studies
- Japanese Studies
- Malay Studies
- South Asian Studies
- Southeast Asian Studies
- African Studies
- Latin American Studies
- Regional Studies
- Middle Eastern Studies
- African American Studies