Current Call for Abstracts

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12th annual conference
The International Association for the Study of Environment, Space, and Place
Southern Connecticut State University April 29-May 1, 2016
Conference Theme: “Mythical Places/Legendary Spaces”

 Myths and legends play a vital role in explaining how human beings understand their world. Many myths and legends are linked to a specific places or environments.  The place can be an ordinary spot that became associated with an important event, or it can be created as an ideal or to serve as a critique for an existing society. This is a call for papers from any discipline that explores any aspect of mythical or legendary places/spaces. If there is sufficient interest, IASESP will also include up to two panels of video conference presentations.  Possible topics include, but are not limited to:

Bermuda Triangle
El Dorado
Elysian Fields
Garden of Eden
Hidden Forests
Fountain of Youth
Tree of Life
Mount Olympus
River Styx
Secret Gardens
The Market
Send proposals to Troy Paddock
Proposals are due February 8, 2016