HALC organizing committee would like to kindly inform you that the 3rd International Conference on History, Art, Literature and Culture in South Caucasus and Black Sea Region will be held on September 28-29, 2018 at International Black Sea University, Tbilisi, Georgia.

The aim of the conference is to bring together researchers, practitioners and policy makers to discuss issues, tackle real challenges, develop professionally, share opinions, find solutions and explore opportunities in the areas of history, art, literature, and culture in South Caucasus. The conference will serve the purpose of promoting a tight link between theory and practice and explore different perspectives on the application of research findings into practice.

The working languages of the conference are English, Georgian, Turkish and Russian.

Possible topics might include, but are not limited to: 


Theory of History


History of Economy, Trade and Work

History of Intercultural Dialogue, Cities and Travel

History of Politics

History of Emotions, Habits, Life style

History of Ideology, Belief and Representation

Documentation and Archives


History of art

Classic Arts

Modern Arts

Visual Arts

Literary arts

Performing arts

Arts criticism


Classic literature

Contemporary Literature

Comparative Literature

Children's literature

Literary Theories

Poetry and Prose

 Drama and Dramaturgy


Cultural Studies

Cultural heritage in South Caucasus and Black Sea Region

Mythology and ancient cultures


Cultural Changes

Mass Culture

Cultural Anthropology

Cultural Industry

Popular Culture

Cultural Diversity

Culture Shock

Cultural Assimilation

Cultural Conflict Resolution

Intercultural Communications

Folk Culture


To achieve maximum communication among the conference participants flexible mode will be employed – plenary speeches, concurrent presentations, workshops, e-sessions. For further details for paper submission and registration please access the conference website: http://halc.ibsu.edu.ge



Important Dates 

  Submission of Abstracts Submission Open


Conference Date

September 28-29, 2018 


Abstract Submission Deadline

August 10, 2018


Acceptance Notification Deadline

August 17, 2018


Full Paper Submission Deadline

August 31, 2018