June 29, 2013Posted by Organizers


The conference organizers sincerely thank those who have come and shared their work. Their participation made this an exceptionally generative gathering.

And we salute the team of assistants for their hard work and incredible energy:

Lisa Jr-shiuan Su (蘇芷萱) – Secretariat Assistant
Kevin Kai-wen Chiu (邱楷雯) – Secretariat Assistant
Xun Pei Chen (陳珣沛) – Secretariat Assistant
Abby C. N. Tsai (蔡之甯) – Secretariat Assistant
Dora Yu-ju Huang (黃玉茹) – Venue Staff Coordinator

Venue Staff:
Ted Chen (陳德海), Ashley Chiang (江俞弦), Eric Chuang (莊濬彬), Vivi Hsu (許雅雯), Ajax Lee (李智堯), Horace Lee (李俊宏), Carol Liao (廖于涵), Eric Lin (林柏仲), Yi-Fan Lin (林逸凡), Max Ting (丁威中), Felix Tu (塗易浚), Becky Wang (王偉珊), Sonja You (游羽萱)

June 12, 2013Posted by Organizers


Please find the most updated program on the "Conference Program" page. The conference begins at 9:45 a.m. on June 25.

April 14, 2013Posted by Organizers


The conference is now open for registration. Please go to the Registration page for further information. The last day for registration is May 25.

January 14, 2013Posted by Organizers


Information of travel and accommodations is now available on this website. Conference participants are cordially requested to make their own accommodation arrangements. Some hotels offer conference rates. Please make reservations in advance.

Registration for the conference will be open in mid-April.

October 18, 2012Posted by Organizers


We have now selected the papers to be presented at the conference. The list of authors can be found in the "Paper Presenters" section of this website.

We thank everyone who has submitted an abstract.

April 16, 2012Posted by Organizers


We take great pleasure in announcing the organization of this international conference dedicated to the examination of Giorgio Agamben’s work in relation to transcultural perspectives. The call for abstracts for the conference is now open.

The conference welcomes submissions from different disciplines, including (but not limited to) anthropology, area studies, art history and criticism, cultural studies, film studies, geography, history, literary studies, philosophy, political science, religious studies, sociology, and visual studies.

The deadline for abstracts submission is September 15, 2012. Please refer to the Call for Papers page for details.