Bodoland University, Assam invites papers for International Seminar

On the event of  7th Annual Conference of the Tribal Literary Forum of India; Department of English, Bodoland University, Kokrajhar, Assam is also organizing an International Seminar  on 26 and 27 of May 2016. The main theme of this international seminar is “Orality: the Quest for Meaning”.

For understand the concept of main theme please click here : Concept Note

Bodoland University, Assam invites papers for International Seminar

Research scholars, academicians, environmentalists and policy makers across disciplines are requested to submit the original papers so that reviewed selected papers will be published in an edited book format by reputed national publisher with ISBN, which is expected to be released at the Inaugural on the first day of the Seminar.

Other sub-themes of the Seminar :

 Orality and writing
 Folklore: Approaches and prospects
 Women narratives
 Women and Nature: Emerging Perspectives
 Customary Laws and Women
 History writing and Orality
 Emerging literatures
 Dynamics of indigenous identity
 Revisiting Northeast
 Folklore and nationalism
 Traditional Belief Systems , myths, legends, oral poetry
 Magic, Witchcraft and Paganism
 Environment and traditional worldview
 Inter-cultural and multi-cultural dialogues

Important Facts and Dates of the Seminar:

Few dates should be remembered by the candidates for reference –
Abstract submission last date: 10th March 2016
Abstract selection notification to candidates: 20th March 2016 where acceptance will inform through email.
Full paper submission last date: 15th April 2016
Registration Last Date: 16th April 2016
Registration Fees : Rs 2000/-

For any query please contact through mail or phone numbers mentioned below –

Contact Mail ID :

Phone: 9531071722 / 9435568105


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