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Global Studies Association Annual Conference

“The Global Crisis and Beyond

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

May 7th -9th, 2010

Accepting 100 word abstracts on all topics that touch on globalization.

Abstracts should be sent to Jerry Harris at:

Deadline is March 31st.

The global crisis is all sided, affecting communities throughout the world. Our keynote speakers will examine different aspects and alternatives to the global meltdown including: affects on the global South; affects on and responses from women; cut-backs in education; how the media has covered the crisis;  the growth of right-wing populism and fundamentalism; and alternative economics. Workshops will cover a broad array of topics and we accept papers covering all aspects of globalization.

For information on the conference go to the GSA web site: