Pagdiriwang: Festivals as Heritage, International Conference on Folklore

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The College of Social Sciences and Philosophy (CSSP), in partnership with the ALIGUYON-UP Folklorists and the University of the Santo Tomas Center for Religious Studies and Ethics, is organizing an international conference on folklore to be held on December 11-12, 2019 at the University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City.

The conference calls for submission of abstracts for this conference under the following themes:

Harvests and Water Rites, Rituals and Celebrations

History and Ethnicity in Rituals and Festivals

Popular Devotion and Religious Feasts

Urban Cultural Productions and Spectacles

Politics of Festivals

Space and Identity in Festivals

Commemorations, Anniversaries and Public History

Sustainable Feasts and Commodification of Traditions

Material Culture, Artifacts and Public Attractions

Emerging Traditions and Celebrations

Popular Media and Festivals

Language, Literature and Festivals

The deadline for submission of abstracts is on July 30, 2019. Please visit this link to know more about the conference, abstract submission guidelines, and relevant dates: