3rd Turkish Congress of Aesthetics Call for Abstracts


May 23-25, 2019

Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey


3rd Turkish Congress of Aesthetics is scheduled to be held on 23rd – 25th of May 2019, at METU Culture and Convention Center in Ankara, Turkey. The congress is organized by SANART Association of Aesthetics and Visual Culture, in cooperation with Ankara University Department of Philosophy, Middle East Technical University Departments of Philosophy, Architecture, Music and Fine Arts. We warmly welcome scholars and artists submit proposals for paper presentations, panels, and workshops, and share valuable experiences with scholars and students working in different fields of aesthetics.

SANART Turkish Congresses of Aesthetics aims to bring together scholars from Turkey and other countries, strengthen relationships and establish a strong network among them, create a lively and productive environment to discuss contemporary ideas in the field, and thus contribute to the development of the discipline.

You are invited to submit abstracts of maximum 500 words to the 3rd Turkish Congress of Aesthetics by clicking HERE. The language of the Congress is Turkish and English.  The proposed session titles are listed below, but the content of the congress will not be limited to these topics. Applications from all areas of aesthetics will be evaluated.

  • Literature and Aesthetics
  • City, nature, and countryside
  • Architecture and aesthetics
  • Body and aesthetics
  • Visual culture
  • Film and narrative
  • Museum, memory, and archive
  • New technologies
  • Media and Communication
  • Populism, politics, and aesthetics
  • Everyday life
  • Music and performing arts
  • Ethics, aesthetics, and values

Important Dates:

Deadline for Abstract Submission: April 10, 2019

Notification of Acceptance: April 25, 2019

Registration Fees:

Registration Fee for Delegates from Turkey: 400 TL

SANART Members: 200 TL

(Click Here to become a SANART MEMBER  If you are not a Turkish citizen please send us an e-mail at info@sanart.org.tr)

Registration Fee for International Delegates: 75 Euros

Student Fee: 100 TL / 50 Euros