Society for the Study of Early China 7th Annual Conference

Date: Thursday, 21 March 2019

Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, Denver CO

The Society for the Study of Early China is pleased to announce its seventh annual conference. The conference will take place at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel in Denver, Colorado, on Thursday, 21 March 2019. The SSEC meeting will be held in conjunction with the Association for Asian Studies’ annual conference, but those who attend only the SSEC meeting are not required to register for AAS. The SSEC meeting is free and open to the public.

We invite proposals for presentations on all topics related to Early China (i.e., the Han dynasty and before). Presentations will be approximately 20 minutes in duration. Proposals are due 15 October 2018.

To submit a proposal, send in a single document:

• Your name, institutional affiliation (e.g., “Department of Ancient History, Miskatonic University”), and formal title (e.g., “Doctoral student,” “Professor Emerita,” etc.).

• Your institutional email and mailing addresses. (Put these in the proposal.)

• The title of your proposed presentation and a short abstract of not more than 250 words. Remember that topics should be suited to a presentation of about 20 minutes in duration.

Send your proposal (DOC or PDF format) from your institutional email address to the organizing committee at Please direct questions to the same address.