Gender identity conference planned at...

Gender identity conference planned at UVM

There are 1 comment on the www.burlingtonfreepress.com story from Nov 3, 2008, titled Gender identity conference planned at UVM. In it, www.burlingtonfreepress.com reports that:

The University of Vermont will be hosting the sixth annual Translating Identity Conference at the Davis Center.

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Ms Achy

Nairobi, Kenya

#1 Mar 10, 2009
"Hi guys! This Conference sounds to be great! They have very interesting panels on identity and a featured panel on Barak Obama and you can also make a real African Safari...."

The Institute of Identity Research (IDmap) announces an international conference
on Identity Politics on the Internet to be held in Kenya on the 27th to 29th of
August 2009. The aim of the Conference is to create discourse in the area of
Identity politics on the Internet and other related topics.

The Conference will be graced by several leading scholars who have written and
researched extensively on issues of Identity. We hope that this conference will
result in solutions and better understanding of the problems facing issues of
identity in the contemporary context.

AN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

IDENTITY POLITICS ON THE INTERNET

August 27-29, 2009

Organized by Institute of Identity Research (IDmap)

www.idmap-conferences.net

Will be held in Amboseli Wildlife National Park, Kenya

Featured panel: Barack Obama' Election and Kenyan politics of Identity:
Will he identify himself with the World or with his People?

The Dead line for submission of the Abstracts is 01.05.2009 (200-500 words)
in Word or PDF formats
The Dead line for submission of full-text papers is 01.07.2009

Preliminary program of the Conference includes the following panels:
Kenyan 2007 Presidential elections and the Internet
Traditions and Identity in Kenyan politics: Barak Obama as a Luo
representative of Kenyan identity politics
Facebook and Identity: do old ethnicity definitions still matter?
World Identity politics: Case-studies and Comparative Analysis
Parties and recruitment in the digital world
Gender, ethnicity and empowerment: what is better to be a white man or a
black woman?
When religion comes to the Internet: the new ways to build and reinforce
religious identity
Government on the Internet: new ways to preserve Nation-state and its
identity on the Net
New English and E-Linguistic: jargon and vocabulary of Internet campaigns

Participants are welcomed to join the following working groups:
Computers and identity
Culture and identity
Mathematical expressions of identity
Internet and Politics
Internet Vocabulary

Best Identity MA/PhD Thesis work award:
During the conference the Institute will award the best MA/PhD work submitted
for the evaluation. The work should reveal an original and innovative approach
in the field of Identity with its expression on the Internet. Information
regarding submission procedure can be found on our site or through direct
contact of the Administrators.

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