Nineteenth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities
Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
30 June - 2 July 2021

2021 Call for Papers

We are inviting proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters/exhibits, virtual lightning talks, virtual posters, or colloquia addressing one of the following themes:

  • Theme 1: Critical Cultural Studies
  • Theme 2: Communications and Linguistics Studies
  • Theme 3: Literary Humanities
  • Theme 4: Civic, Political, and Community Studies
  • Theme 5: Humanities Education

Become a Presenter

1 Submit a Proposal

If you would like to present, start by submitting a proposal. You will need the following: presentation type, short and long descriptions, keywords, focus, themes, and biographical information.

View our step-by-step guide to submitting a presentation proposal.

2 Get Accepted

After we receive your presentation proposal, it moves to the evaluation step. We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission.

See proposal deadlines below.

3 Register

Once your proposal is accepted, you must register before our Program Development team can schedule your presentation.

View our step-by-step guide to the registration process.

Important Dates

We welcome the submission of proposals at any time of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission. The dates below serve as a guideline for proposal submission based on our corresponding registration deadlines.

Proposal & Registration Dates

Proposal Deadlines

Advance Proposal Deadline 30 August 2020
Early Proposal Deadline 30 November 2020
Regular Proposal Deadline 30 March 2021
Late Proposal Deadline 30 May 2021

Registration Deadlines

Advance Registration Deadline 30 September 2020
Early Registration Deadline 30 December 2020
Regular Registration Deadline 30 May 2021
Late Registration Deadline 30 June 2021

Submit Your Proposal

Click the button below to submit a proposal for review.