Call for Papers: Identity Issues in Relation to Photographic Image and Visual Culture

CONTEMPHOTO '16 / 3rd International Visual Culture and Contemporary Photography Conference is a interdisciplinary event dedicated to study the visual culture, visual communication, documentation of the urban environment and photographic arts. The conference will be held in Istanbul on April 1-2, 2016, coordinated by DAKAM (Eastern Mediterranean Academic Research Center), organized by BÄ°LSAS (Science, Art, Sport Productions) and hosted by Cezayir Conference Halls.

CONTEMPHOTO ’16 Conference aims at achieving a comparative and interdisciplinary perspective on identity in the form images with special focus on gender issues, immigration, urban issues and memory. Multiple roles of visual culture are going to be explored in relation to urban psychology, daily life, the self and expression of the identities in urban landscapes as a document, art, advertisement or hobby.


Conference proceedings are going to be published as an e-book with an ISBN number, which will be given to you in a DVD box. All presented articles are going to be available online on the DAKAM’s Digital Library.


It's eco-friendly and tree-friendly.
It takes up less space and it's easier to carry around.
It's quicker to obtain information inside and you can simply search for any keyword.

You will have more time to finish your full paper