Kurdish Studies Network

Call for Papers: The Politics of Language


IPSA-AISP 2016 World Congress, Istanbul, Turkey  

The Research Committee on the Politics of Language (RC50) (http://rc50.ipsa.org/) is now inviting paper proposals for the International Political Science Association’s 24rd World Congress (Istanbul, Turkey, July 23-28, 2016) on the following themes:

For more information on the thematic topics, see panel descriptions on the RC50 website at http://rc50.ipsa.org/

Interested parties should send a 250-word abstract to Selma K. Sonntag (Selma.Sonntag@humboldt.edu) and Jean-François Dupré (rc50ipsa@gmail.com) by September 11, 2015.

Authors of accepted paper proposals will receive an email invitation in early October, 2015.  Upon receipt of this invitation, each presenter will be responsible for uploading his or her proposal through the IPSA website.

For more information about the World Congress, including registration costs, please visit


To download this call for papers: IPSA_Istanbul_2016_CFP_AISP_Istanbul_2016_AdC.pdf

To download and view panel descriptions: IPSA2016_Panel_Descriptions_Website.pdf