UBD welcomes submissions for Brunei-Malaysia Forum

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UNIVERSITI Brunei Darussalam (UBD) is calling for submission of papers for the Brunei-Malaysia Forum 2016, which will be held at the UBD Chancellor Hall from November 16 to 17 this year.

The forum, themed “Integrating Asia through knowledge exchange”, is the second international collaboration between the arts and social sciences faculties of UBD and University of Malaya (UM).

According to UBD, the forum intends to provide the opportunity for academics and postgraduate students from both UBD and UM to present their research with a view of fostering future collaborative research and joint publications.

Among the relevant topics that are welcomed at the forum include Southeast Asian urban studies, history, political development, identity formation and change, classic and contemporary Asian literature.

Interested participants are invited to present their papers in either English or Malay, and paper abstract of not more than 250 words must be submitted by July 15. - Amanda Yap

The Brunei Times