The European Sociological Association will hold its next general conference from 28 to 31 August 2013 in Torino, Italy. The general theme of the conference will be "Crisis, Critique and Change". One of the research networks there is focusing on the attitude of the arts towards contemporary issues.
he organiser now invites experienced and young scholars from various disciplines, who are sensitive to social inquiries into the arts to submit their abstracts in a broad range of topics. Additionally there will be a joint session on creative practice.
For details see download are as well as www.europeansociology.org/research-networks/rn2-sociology-of-the-arts/59-rn2-call-for-papers.html