This conference on “Chinese Students, Teachers and Scholars Abroad: Myths and Realities” at the University of Helsinki, Finland May 23-24, 2013 is organized by the Confucius Institute (University of Helsinki) and The Education for Diversities Research Group (E4D, Department of Teacher Education, University of Helsinki, Finland) Conference website: http://blogs.helsinki.fi/chinese-abroad/
Full call for papers: http://blogs.helsinki.fi/chinese-abroad/about-the-conference/
Deadline for submission of proposals: 15th February 2013. Abstracts should be submitted through Easyabstracts: http://tinyurl.com/chineseabroad Paper and colloquia proposals are invited.
Individual paper proposals (100-150 words; duration: 30 minutes including a twenty-minute presentation, with an additional ten minutes for discussion).
Colloquia proposals (200 words for the colloquium concept and 100-150 words on each paper, duration: 3 hours, max. 5 participants – conveners and discussant included)
Decisions about the submitted proposals: 1st March 2013