Call for Proposals: ESA Midterm Conference RN Sociology of the Arts

Call for Proposals: ESA Midterm Conference RN Sociology of the Arts

The ESA Research Network Sociology of the Arts hereby announces the 2020 midterm conference 8–11 September 2020 at the University of the Arts Helsinki. The conference is held in the Helsinki Music Centre and the surrounding cultural venues, in the heart of the capital of Finland. The conference theme is The Social Effects of Art: Activism, Advocacy and Beyond.

The ESA-Arts 2020 conference invites proposals. The deadline for paper, panel, roundtable and workshop submissions is February 29, 2020 (NB! New deadline!) 

Call for Proposals

Organisers: University of the Arts (Uniarts) Helsinki, Center for Cultural Policy Research Cupore & European Sociological Association, Sociology of the Arts Research Network (RN2)

Scientific Committee: Anna Lisa Tota, Constance DeVereaux, Olga Kolokytha, Christopher Mathieu, Aleksandra Nenko, Dafne Muntanyola Saura, Valerie Visanich and Sari Karttunen

Local conveners: Kai Lehikoinen, Uniarts Helsinki, and Sari Karttunen, Cupore & Uniarts Helsinki, with the assistance of Maaria Linko, University of Helsinki, and Riikka Haapalainen, Aalto University

Further information, see conference website:

If you have any questions, please contact the organisers at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.