Call for Graduate Student Papers for Penn Symposium on Contemporary China

Thursday, Jan 25, 2018

The Penn Symposium on Contemporary China (PSCC) aims to provide a unique high-level academic forum for the discussion of the political, legal, economic, and social factors shaping China and its role in the  world today. The Symposium will highlight graduate student research on these topics and will feature Dr. Shelley Rigger of Davidson College as the keynote speaker.

The Symposium is currently accepting submissions for paper abstracts and introductions. If selected, PSCC will provide all travel and accommodation costs toward participating in the conference as a member of the graduate student panels. The submission deadline for paper abstracts and introductions is February 1st, 2018.

This year's symposium will take place on March 17th, 2018 on the University of Pennsylvania campus. For more information about the conference, please visit

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