International Conference

THE SELF-DETERMIANTION OF TIMOR-LESTE: Resistance, Diplomacy, Solidarity

September 14 to 18, 2020

Museu do Oriente (Lisbon) >> Call for papers until 31 march 2020

Call for papers

The organizers wish to call for contributions to this conference from scholars, actors of the process, activists and other citizens interested in the history of the self-determination of Timor-Leste. The conference will look at three different aspects: the Resistance and its various components; diplomatic efforts of different countries involved in the process; and the solidarity movements that spread all over the world. Perspectives on actors, networks, institutions and strategies are welcome.

Working languages: Portuguese and English. For other languages, please contact the organizers
Deadline for proposals: 31 March 2020
Acceptance decision by 15 May 2020

Registration (free) until 07-09.2020. After that, entry is subject to room capacity

All correspondence to: and/or

Organizing Committee: Isabel Carvalho, Zélia Pereira, Rui Graça Feijó
Scientific Committee: Zélia Pereira, Pedro Aires Oliveira, António Costa Pinto, Miguel Bandeira Jerónimo, Rui Graça Feijó

This conference is financed through the project ADeTiL, funded with the concourse of national funds by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT/MEC) grant number “PTDC/HAR-HIS/30670/2017”.
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Image: courtesy Luís Galrão