Call for Papers

The Atlantic Provinces Political Science Association invites proposals for the 2019 annual conference to be held at Acadia University in Wolfville, Nova Scotia from October 18 to 20.

Participation is open to all political scientists and others with a scholarly interest in politics, including those from outside of Canada. The APPSA welcomes proposals from graduate students, and for the fourth consecutive year, conference fees for students is $0. Doctoral students may submit their proposals directly to the conference organizers. MA students are asked to submit their proposal with an approval letter from a supervising faculty member.

Proposals from all fields of political science and addressing any topic are welcome. 

Please submit your title and 250 word abstract to the conference organizers (Erin Crandall, Can Mutlu, and Inna Viriasova) at 2019appsa@gmail.com. Proposals for panels or workshops are welcome and any questions may be directed to the conference organizers at the same email address. 

The Town of Wolfville is part of Nova Scotia’s beautiful Annapolis Valley and is located in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq People. With a vibrant cultural scene, a variety of cafes, restaurants, vineyards, shops, and great locations for outdoor activities, Wolfville and the surrounding area offer a welcoming and stimulating environment for visitors. The Halifax Stanfield International airport, with direct flights to major cities in Canada, the eastern US, and some international destinations, is approximately an hour’s drive from Wolfville.

Proposal deadline: June 15th, 2019