Call for papers

We welcome submissions that address, but are not limited to, the following topics:

  • Theoretical frameworks and methodologies in vignette and anecdote research
  • Collaborative approaches to vignette and anecdote research across geographical and disciplinary boundaries
  • Vignettes and anecdotes as tools for cross-cultural, multiperspective understanding and communication, pointing out potentials and challenges, communication challenges and misunderstandings
  • Intersectionality and vignette and anecdote research: exploring multiple axes of identity
  • Ethical considerations in conducting vignette and anecdote research in diverse global contexts
  • The role of vignettes and anecdotes in promoting social justice and equity
  • Using vignettes and anecdotes to examine transnational issues such as migration, globalization, quality education, quality-of-life, wellbeing and sustainability
  • Challenges and opportunities in translating vignette and anecdote research findings across cultural and linguistic contexts

 

Submission Guidelines:

Abstracts should be between 300 and 450 words in length.

Abstracts should be submitted by signing up on the webpage and uploading it by 31 May 2024.

Please include a title, author(s) name(s), affiliation(s), and the required information on the abstract template..

 

Important Dates:

Deadline for abstract submission:

31 May 2024 [31.05.2024]

Notification of acceptance:

14 - 28 June 2024 [14.06.2024 - 28.06.2024]

Symposium dates:

24 - 25 October 2024 [24.10.2024 – 25.10.2024]

Important Dates
Conference Duration
24 October 2024 - 25 October 2024
Registration
8 March 2024 - 31 July 2024 [OPEN]
Call For Abstracts
7 March 2024 - 31 May 2024
Organiser
Name
Prof Irma Eloff
Contact Email
[email protected]
Contact Number
+27 (0) 12 420 3513
Streams
  • Theoretical frameworks
  • Collaborative approaches
  • Cross-cultural, multiperspective understandings
  • Intersectionality
  • Ethical considerations
  • Social justice and equity
  • Transnationality
  • Translating vignettes & anecdotes