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AAWH 5th Congress  

12-13 October 2022
Jawaharlal Nehru university
New Delhi, India

Asia and the Globe: Connecting the Past with the Present

Call for Papers and Panels


The Fifth “Asian Association of World Historians” International Conference will be held at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi on 12-13 October 2022.  We cordially invite scholars from Asia and the world to participate in this conference to explore related issues in world history.


The conference will be in hybrid mode, physical as well as online, given the uncertainties due to the Covid situation. The precise modalities will be announced closer to the event.

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Shigeru AKITA

President, The Asian Association of World Historians

Professor of Global History, Graduate School of Letters, Osaka University


Sucheta Mahajan


Centre for Historical Studies, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University


Deadline for submitting proposals for papers and/or panels in line with the theme and sub themes given above:  15 January 2022


Date for announcement of papers and panels accepted:   15 March 2022


Deadline for submitting complete papers:     1 September 2022


Proposals should be approximately 500 words accompanied by a brief CV (about 100 words).


All submissions must be in electronic form and should be sent to:


    :(from India)

 to Organising Committee at JNU 


   :(from Countries other than India)

    to AAWH Conference Secretariat


Please indicate your names, institutions, and other contact information (such as telephone number). Hard copies are not accepted.


Language of communication in the Conference:  English


Expenses of participants:

  (1)  Conference registration fee for non-Indian participants

               Scholars: US$100.00  ;  Graduate students discount: US$50.00 

           (both online and offline).


        (2)  Conference registration fee for Indian participants

               Those who selected papers: Rs 1000 ; Others: Rs 500  (online only).


        (3)  Delegation fee for Indian delegates who attend offline sessions: Rs


               Delegates will make their own arrangements for travel, food and


               The local hosts will assist them if necessary.

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