Call for Papers/Panels: Chautari Annual Conference – 2024

Discussion Type: Chautari Annual-Conference | Date: 27 Nov 2024 | Time: 08:00 AM


Call for Papers/Panels
Chautari Annual Conference – 2024

Martin Chautari (MC) is organizing the Chautari Annual Conference in Kathmandu, Nepal on November 27−29, 2024. The aim of this conference is to promote research culture in the humanities and social sciences in Nepal. MC invites submission of abstracts of research papers or abstracts of the theme-based panels from eligible researchers or institutions who will have completed their research by the abstract submission deadline. 
•  The theme of the research should be related to Nepal; comparative work is also welcome provided that Nepal-related content is substantial.
•  Young/women researchers are highly encouraged to submit the abstracts.

Abstract guidelines
•  Abstracts can be in English or Nepali and should be of 500 words.
•  The title of the proposed paper, a short description of the research base, and the paper’s main arguments/findings must be clearly stated.
•  Abstracts for panels should consist of its title and a brief description, and the abstract of each paper in the panel should also be included.
• Researchers can send abstracts of two papers as long as they are written by multiple-author teams and two separate individuals plan to present them at the Conference. At the time of submission, please indicate the names of the (separate) persons who will be presenting each of the two papers.
•  A one-page CV of the authors including their current contact details should be attached.

•  The receipt of abstract submission will be acknowledged by e-mail.
•  This is an in-person only conference. All participants, including paper presenters and panelists, are required to register to attend the conference (Registration fee NRs. 700 per person).
•  Participants are expected to make their own arrangements for travel and accommodation.

Important dates
Call for abstracts: January 18, 2024
Abstract submission extended deadline: June 20, 2024 [call closed]
Announcement of accepted abstracts: July 25, 2024
Deadline for the submission of full papers (max 5,000 words): October 31, 2024 
Announcement of accepted papers: November 10, 2024
Conference days: November 27−29, 2024
Abstracts and queries should be sent to and

Further information can be obtained from: 
Conference Organizing Committee
Martin Chautari
27 Jeetjung Marg, Thapathali, Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: (+977 1) 5338050/4102027/4102243

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