ESA Research Network Sociology of the Arts midterm conference 2014



The Conference organizing committee hereby announces the 8th midterm Conference of the European Research Network Sociology of the Arts, which will take place from 4 to 6 September 2014 at “Babes-Bolyai” University in Cluj-Napoca, Romania.


The Call for Papers is thematically broad and it includes various topics of arts sociology. Researchers from all social sciences disciplines, philosophy and humanities, as well as PhD students and artists, who are interested in inter- and trans-disciplinary dialogue, are welcome to participate in this conference.


Send the abstract by email to the Conference Secretariat ( with Cc to Dan Eugen Ratiu ( Main dates:

· The deadline for abstract submission is February 15, 2014.

· The acceptance of abstracts will be notified by March 31, 2014.

· Registration opening: April 1, 2014.

· Registration deadline for presenting authors: May 31, 2014.

 [Update 22.07]: Detailed Programme

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