Call for proposals

Submit your proposal here

The deadline for proposals is 31 January 2021. Deadline extended from January 17 to January 31.

If you have any questions concerning your submission, please contact:

Proposal Categories

  • Single papers
  • Panel proposals

Guidelines for proposals

The proposals must be written in English, Danish, Norwegian or Swedish.

Single papers

The proposal must not exceed 500 words (excluding the reference list) and should include the following:

  1. Research questions that the paper will address
  2. Methodological approach
  3. Results
  4. Description of what is original about the research

Panel proposals

Panels should involve between three and five speakers (we recommend four). The proposal must not exceed 1000 words (excluding the reference list) and should include the descriptions of the core idea for the panel as well as short descriptions of all included papers (please aim to follow the guidelines for single papers above).

Possible topics for papers and panels include, but are not limited to, contributions to research in the following areas:

  • Access, participation, and audiences
  • Artist policy
  • Comparative cultural policy
  • Cultural and creative industries
  • Cultural economy
  • Cultural indicators and statistics
  • Cultural policy and changing artistic practices
  • Cultural policy and civil society
  • Cultural policy and cultural heritage
  • Cultural policy and diaspora
  • Cultural policy and digital culture  
  • Cultural policy and identity
  • Cultural policy and intellectual property rights
  • Cultural policy and international relations
  • Cultural policy and language
  • Cultural policy and marginal cultures
  • Cultural policy and migration
  • Cultural policy and new technology
  • Cultural policy and regional development
  • Cultural policy and religion
  • Cultural policy and welfare
  • Cultural sustainability and climate change
  • Culture, gender and generations
  • Geography and cultural policy
  • Identity, diversity and citizenship
  • Institutionalisation/de-institutionalisation of cultural policy
  • Peripheral methods in cultural policy analysis
  • Local Cultural Policy
  • Theory and history of cultural policy
  • The aesthetic of cultural policy