Call for Papers: Twelfth Annual Czech Studies Workshop, Columbia University, Proposal Abstract Deadline January 15

at Columbia University, New York

The Twelfth Annual Czech Studies Workshop, which will be held at Columbia University on April 29-30, 2011, welcomes proposals for papers on Czech topics, broadly defined, in all disciplines. Slovak topics will also be considered.

In the past, our interdisciplinary conference has drawn participants from colleges and universities in the United States and abroad. Areas of interest have included: anthropology, architecture, art, economics, education, film, geography, history, Jewish studies, literature, music, philosophy, politics, religion, society, and theater. Work in progress is appropriate for our workshop format, and junior faculty and advanced graduate students are particularly encouraged to participate.

Limited funding is available to reimburse participants’ travel and accommodation costs.

To submit a proposal for the workshop, please send an abstract of
approximately 250 words to:,
including your name, full address, institutional affiliation, daytime telephone and e-mail address with your proposal.

Alternatively, you may send a hard copy of your abstract and personal data to:

Chris Harwood
Slavic Department, Columbia University
708 Hamilton Hall – MC 2839
1130 Amsterdam Ave.
New York, NY 10027

The firm deadline for receipt of proposals is January 15, 2011.
For more information, please contact Chris Harwood at

The 2011 Czech Studies Workshop is supported by funding from the Harriman Institute at Columbia University.

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