Conference Themes

The Eighteenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities features research addressing the following annual themes:

  • Theme 1: Critical Cultural Studies
  • Theme 2: Communication and Linguistics Studies
  • Theme 3: Literary Humanities
  • Theme 4: Civic, Political, and Community Studies
  • Theme 5: Humanities Education
  • 2020 Special Focus: Transcultural Humanities in a Global World

Plenary Speaker

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

Luc Steels

Luc Steels

ICREA Research Professor, Institute for Evolutionary Biology (UPF/CSIC), Barcelona, Spain

Conference & Network Partners

Local Organizing Committee

  • Anna Morbiato, Ca' Foscari University of Venice

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