Constructions of Identity (V)
Identity, Nation, Nationhood

Cluj-Napoca (Romania)
23-25 October 2008





Round tables








"Babes-Bolyai" University, Cluj-Napoca (Romania)
The Faculty of Letters

The Department of English Language and Literature announces its 5th conference on

Constructions of Identity
Cluj-Napoca (Romania),
23-25 October 2008

This edition's general topic is:

Identity, Nation, Nationhood

The conference will host keynote speeches, round tables and workshops. The keynote speakers and the topic of their lecture will be published in the final version of the conference programme. The round tables are thought of as scholarly debates on professional topics. The workshops are organised in the following sections:

  • American Literature
  • British and Commonwealth Literature
  • Cultural Studies
  • English Language Teaching
  • Gender Studies
  • Language Studies
  • Literary Theory
  • Poetics and Semiotics
  • Translation Studies

The participants in the workshops are expected to give a 15-minute general presentation of their papers, which will be followed by discussions between speakers and audience. Those wishing to participate in such workshops are invited to fill in the Speaker Proposal Form (click here to download it in Word format) and submit it to the email address:, before 30 June 2008.

As usual, the proceedings of this conference will be published in a volume.

The general conference fee is 150 lei, to be paid upon arrival.

This includes: participation costs, coffee breaks, lunches on Thursday and Friday, the conference cocktail on Thursday and the publication in the conference volume.
The dinner on Friday evening is to be ordered and paid separately at the Registration desk.



Conference Bulletin Board

Click here for details about the venue of the conference, The Faculty of Letters (Facultatea de Litere), Cluj-Napoca, Str. Horea nr. 31.
The conference programme as well as the abstracts of the plenary lectures and workshop presentations have been published. Click on the links in the navigation bar on the left to get them in PDF.
The volume of articles presented at the previous edition of the conference on Constructions of Identity (IV) will be available to contributors and other interested people at the Registration desk during the conference days.
Click here for details about accommodation.
Now you can check your registration online. Click here then on "Search" and then type your name and surname.



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