Call for papers-Birzeit University’s Digital Archive in an International Perspective

The Birzeit University Palestinian Digital Archive, Ibrahim Abu-Lughod Institute of International Studies (BZUPA/IALIIS) – Birzeit University invites interested researchers to submit proposals for its annual conference, to be held March 24-25, 2014, dedicated to the following question:
Globalizing Palestine: Birzeit University’s Digital Archive in an International Perspective – Towards a Chaotic Order
Target Group:

  • Faculty members at Birzeit University and other universities.
  • Interested researchers.
  • Practitioners in the field of archiving.
  • Organizations working in the field.


  • A 500-word abstract by November 30th, 2013.
  • Decisions on acceptance by December 15th, 2013.
  • Submission of the first draft (8000-10000 words), no later than February 20th, 2014.
  • Submission of final paper, based on recommendations by the selection committee, March 20th, 2013.

Please send your abstracts to the following address: [email protected].
Travel and lodging for those coming from abroad will be covered.
For More Information about the conference and the concept note, please visit our website.