Submissions and Program

Deadline for Paper & Panel Submissions: July 30, 2021 (extended to August 15, 2021)

Notification of Acceptance: August 31, 2021

To Submit a Proposal for a Paper or Panel Send to:

Please include the following in your paper or panel proposal*:                                           

  1. Name of Proposer, Title, Affiliation, and Contact Information (mailing address, email address, and telephone number)
  2. Title of Paper and 150-word Abstract

*For full panel proposals, please submit ONE proposal with required information for all papers.

All panels will be 2 hours in length and limited to no more than 3 papers (25 minutes each) and 1 discussant (15 minutes) to ensure that participants have adequate time to present their papers and that discussants and the audience have sufficient time to discuss the papers. The CNPS Conference has an established record of stimulating authentic intellectual discussion because of its extended format, rather than the 5 minute “line on the CV” type of conferences.

Registration Fee:  $175 due by January 15, 2022 (for all panelists). NOTE: Keynote Address and Registration are included in the Registration Fee. Additional guests are $50.00 each.

​Late Registration Fee:  ​$225 (payable up to day of conference).

Personal Checks and Money Orders made out to “Caucus for a New Political Science” or Cash (at conference only) can be accepted at this time. We are working on making a PayPal option available.

Please mail Checks or Money Orders made out to “Conference for a New Political Science” for registration fee to:

Caucus for a New Political Science
ATTN: William Sokoloff, Treasurer
Department of Political Science
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
1201 W. University Drive
Edinburg, Texas 78539

Registration fee is waived for all graduate and undergraduate students upon presentation of a valid student I.D. from any institution of higher education. Registration fee is also waived for all journalists and media representatives reporting on the conference. Please send a photocopy of your student I.D. or press credentials in advance if possible.

Malcolm X