Humber Liberal Arts @ IFOA

Call for Proposals

We invite proposals for papers that examine our conference's broad themes of Truth, Lies, and Manufacturing Memory, as well as the following sub-themes:

  • contested meaning;
  • repressed truth;
  • testimony studies;
  • trauma;
  • victimhood;
  • distortion;
  • “lies that tell the truth”;
  • revisionism;
  • selective memory;
  • gaslighting

We welcome proposals from researchers within all relevant academic disciplines.

If accepted, the presenter(s) should prepare a 20 minute presentation each, the oral equivalent of approximately 8 to 10 pages, double spaced, in Times New Roman 12pt font.

Deadline for Proposals: April 30, 2016

200-300 words

For individual proposals, you may enter a maximum of 300 words. For panel proposals, you may enter a maximum of 900 words. Once you select the type, a box for your proposal abstract will be available below.