CFP: Pensar la frontera/Thinking the border
Submission deadline: August 14, 2017
October 25, 2017 - October 27, 2017
Facultad de Humanidades y Ciencias Sociales, Coordinación de Filosofía, Universidad Autónoma de Baja California
To think the limits of globalization and globalism, the crisis of the nation-State, and to generate knowledge that would help understand the meaning of the recent transformations in the way in which borders are thought, particularly, the México-USA border.
- The paradoxes within the concept of border (inside/outside, immanence/trascendence, shutting in/opening up)
- Migration politics and rethoric (causes, strategies, consequences, alternatives)
- Transborder artistic movements
- Nation-State, globalization, globalism
-Geopolitics and biopolitics of borders/of the border
Complete text: 5 pages minimum. 1.5 line spacing. Font: Times New Roman Font size: 12 Citation format: APA.
Anticipate 20 minutes maximum of presentation time. Papers accepted both in spanish and english. Include topic(s) of interest with abstract.
Submission of abstract and title: August 14
Submission of complete text: October 2
Presentations: Through October 25, 26 and 27