On behalf of the Council for Museum Anthropology, I am happy to pass along the call for proposals for the Museum Anthropology Futures conference in Montreal this May. Find details below. (Quoted material follows, contact the organizers with questions or concerns.)
On behalf of the Council for Museum Anthropology, I am happy to pass along the call for proposals for the Museum Anthropology Futures conference in Montreal this May.
This will not be your traditional conference experience!
We are seeking session proposals that are different than the usual call for papers – see session descriptions below.
All other sessions are open to all conference participants.
Audience engagement is encouraged.
Lightning rounds of 4 or 5 PechaKucha presentations will be grouped thematically with plenty of time for discussion.
During the session, each participant will make a two to five minute presentation related to their paper and invite group discussion.
Best for: Preparing a written work for publication.
Submission requirement: Group submission: include a brief description of the content of each paper and current status towards completion.
There should be a product at the end (an exhibit proposal, sample labels, a grant proposal, an outline of a white paper, a syllabi or reading list, compiled feedback, etc.).
Submission requirement: Explain the content and aim of the workshop, how you will organize the time, how you will present to or teach the participants, the minimum and…