Conference Dinner, Second International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities, Monash University Centre in Prato, Prato, Italy
Garden Conversation with Ted Honderich, Fifth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities, American University of Paris, Paris, France

Twelfth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities

  • 11–13 June 2014
  • Universidad CEU San Pablo, Madrid, Spain

At A Glance

3

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

380+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Twelfth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities.

54

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

The Twelfth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

​Gustavo Sánchez Canales

​Gustavo Sánchez Canales

Professor, English, Department of Philology and Didactics, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain

​Stéphanie Smadja

​Stéphanie Smadja

Professor, Stylistics and French Linguistics, and Associate Director, Department of Lettres, Art, Cinéma, University Paris Diderot - Paris 7; Member, Governing Council, Humanities Institute of Paris

​José Francisco Serrano Oceja

​José Francisco Serrano Oceja

Associate Professor, Journalism, Universidad San Pablo-CEU, Madrid, Spain

​Karim Javier Gherab-Martin

​Karim Javier Gherab-Martin

Professor, Universidad San Pablo-CEU, Madrid, Spain

Graduate Scholars

For each conference, a small number of Graduate Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunity for graduate students at this stage in their academic careers. The 2014 Graduate Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Bader Mousa Al-Saif

Bader Mousa Al-Saif

Deborah Bekele

Deborah Bekele

Natalia Grincheva

Natalia Grincheva

Matt Husain

Matt Husain

Sumaira Taj Khan

Sumaira Taj Khan

James Mestaz

James Mestaz

Paweł K. Rutkiewicz

Paweł K. Rutkiewicz

Biljana Samoukovic

Biljana Samoukovic

Nilofar Shidmehr

Nilofar Shidmehr

Zhao Shuo

Zhao Shuo

Anil Sigdel

Anil Sigdel

Beryl Wintrip

Beryl Wintrip