Wednesday, December 23, 2009


International Conference of
Alternative Perspectives in the Humanities and the Social Sciences:
Development and Conflict

Kanchanaburi, Thailand
(October 1-5, 2010)

Host Organizations:

- The Guild of Independent Scholars
- The Journal of Postcolonial Cultures and Societies
- The Journal of Contemporary Literature
- JAPSS Press

The First International Conference of Alternative Perspectives in the
Humanities and the Social Sciences will be held in Kanchanaburi Province, Thailand.
It will be held at the beautiful
Banrimkwae Paerimnam Hotel.

Topic for the Conference:
Conflict and Development:
Challenges and Opportunities for Change.
Included in the Registration Fee:
  • Transportation from and to the Airport from the Conference Venue
  • 5 Prominent Keynote Speakers in the fields of conflict and developmentConference fee will include room and board
  • Best conference papers will be published in one of three edited books
  • All accepted papers will be included in the published conference proceedings
  • Tours will be provided to the famous Bridge over the River Kwai
  • Registration Fee: $380 (4 days of conference and three nights of hotel)
  • Registration for 1 day option and for local participants $40 (does not include room and board)
  • Virtual Registration: For those who cannot physically attend the conference: Includes: Accepted papers will be published in edited volume about Development and Conflict and a hard copy will be send by mail to contributors. In addition to that, contributors may send a ten minute recorded presentation to be shown during the conference. Fee: $90
  • All Participants will receive a certificate of participation suitable for framing
  • All Participants will receive a paperback copy of the conference proceedings
  • Abstract proposals are welcomed and will be submitted to double blind peer review. Deadline for submission: May 20, 2010
  • To submit a proposal please fill out the following form. Once a proposal is accepted those interested in having their full papers published in an edited volume or in the conference proceedings should send their papers to the following e-mail (papers should follow APA format for references)
  • Important: Participants are required to wear an academic gown, full academic regalia is recommended, during their presentations (please let us know in advance if you need us to lend you a generic gown for your presentation)
  • Presentations will be professionally recorded and will be available through internet flash video from the conference web-site.
Those interested please surf the website for registration...

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