October 29-31, 2021 • Indiana University Bloomington and online
Open to participants across the world, the Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs is an annual conference bringing together scholars of Asian studies from the US Midwest Region (North and South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio). The MCAA seeks to promote Asian Studies at the university, secondary, and primary levels. Our mission is to encourage scholarly interchange between Asianists in the American Midwest with colleagues from other parts of the US and around the world.
The 70th annual meeting will be a hybrid event hosted by and held at Indiana University Bloomington from October 29 – 31, 2021. We would be delighted to see you in person on the Bloomington campus or participating at a distance from anywhere in the world.Additional details about the in-person conference will be availalbe in the coming weeks.
Call for Proposals
We are soliciting panels, roundtables, and individual papers in all fields dealing with East Asia, Inner Asia, Northeast Asia, South Asia, and Southeast Asia, the Asian Diaspora, and topical and comparative panels. Faculty, graduate, and undergraduate students, as well as independent scholars, are encouraged to share their work and attend the conference.
Proposal submission deadline: July 23, 2021
Questions about the call for papers? Please email the Conference Program Chair Michael Brose at email@example.com.