INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR HUMOR STUDIES 2018 CONFERENCE

Bringing together a variety of scholars, students and creative practitioners, ISHS Tallinn 2018 focuses on the broad theme of “Humour: positively ? transforming” - on the creative aspect and contextual nature of humour.

CALL FOR PAPERS NOW OPEN!

Read about our proposed formats and panels here.

Register here!

WHERE

The conference will take place in the Estonian capital of Tallinn - the city where where the medieval meets the modern.

How to get here? Easy! See the options here.

In 2018, all of Estonia will celebrate the country's 100th anniversary.

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Panels: Oct 1-Nov 1
  • Papers: Nov 1 - Mar 31
  • Early registration deadline Feb 15
  • Full refund (minus fees) April 15
  • REGISTRATION FEES

      Early bird Regular
    ISHS members €220 €250
    Non-members €250 €280
    Students €100 €120
    Accompanying persons €100 €120

    The registration fee includes:
  • At least one reception
  • Coffee breaks
  • A creative conference day outside of Tallinn
  • Conference materials (bag, programme, map of the city, etc)
  • Acceptance notifications for abstracts will be sent out on a rolling basis within 1-2 weeks of submitting.

    CONTACT US

    Contact the conference office: ishsconference2018 (at) gmail.com.

    Conference chair: Liisi Laineste (Estonian Literary Museum),
    Conference secretary: Anastasiya Fiadotava (University of Tartu).
    See the full list of the organising committee here.

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