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Welcome to the Association for Asian Studies 2021 Call for Proposals


The Association for Asian Studies (AAS) 2020 Annual Conference is scheduled to take place in Seattle, Washington, March 25-28, 2021.  We are pleased to invite colleagues in Asian studies to submit Organized Panel, Roundtable, and Workshop proposals, as well as Individual Paper proposals for committee consideration. Selected Individual Paper proposals will be grouped together to form additional Organized Panel sessions.

The program committee seeks sessions that will engage panelists and audiences in the consideration of ideas, information, and interpretations that will advance knowledge about Asian regions an, by extension, will enrich teaching about Asia at all levels.

The deadline to submit all proposal types is August 4, 2020 at 5:00pm E.T.

REMINDER: Session organizers will need the following information for each participant listed on the proposal in order to submit a complete proposal:

  • First Name and Last/Family Name
  • Mailing Address
  • Affiliation
  • Email Address
  • Ranl
  • Paper Titles and Paper Abstracts (Organizerd Panel Proposals & Individual Paper Proposals only)

Please maje sure the proposals adheres to all minimums and mximums as posted in the Call for Proposals.  These include abstract word counts, number od paper presenters, and discussants allowed per proposal submission. 

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Questions? Conference Manager: Robyn Jones -