2nd Encounter on Practices of Research in Arts Education: call for submissions

The 2nd Encounter on Practices of Research in Arts Education will be held at the Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Porto, from 22nd to 24th January 2014. This conference invites applications from postgraduate students in the arts education field with an interest in presenting, reflecting and discussing their ongoing PhD research. The participants are intended to present a state of their work, focusing the methodological and theoretical inscriptions, as well as the main issues that they would like to be discussed with the attendees. The event will be drawn in 2 formats: lectures and presentation sessions. Leading international researchers will give lectures and offer advice concerning each research process. There will be also the opportunity to discuss the PhD research thesis with other fellow PhD candidates.

The conference language is English. Participation in the conference is 40 euros. Coffee breaks and lunchs will be provided.

Important dates:

deadline for submission: 10th November

results: 10th December

Submission criteria:

The submissions should contain a maximum of 500-900 words + references and need to be composed along the following items:

–  Title of proposal;

– Author of proposal including affiliation and email address;

– 3-5 keywords;

– General description on research questions, objectives and theoretical framework (up to 500 words);

– Methods/methodology (up to 200 words);

– References (300 words).

Submission must be sent to nea@i2ads.up.pt

+INFO: http://2eprae.nea.fba.up.pt