2022 DATES AND DEADLINES

DATES AND DEADLINES [tentative]

Monday, April 4, 2022, 23:59 EST (Eastern Standard Time): Submission Deadline for all tracks and sessions. 

Mid-May 2022: Notification of contingent acceptance for the Film Festival. Creators of contingently accepted submissions will have until mid-June 2022 to submit their revised film, and will receive final acceptance notification by late June. 

Mid-June 2022: Notification of acceptance of Competitive Papers, Special Sessions, Working Papers and Roundtables. 

Early-July 2022: Submission deadline for revisions to be published in ACR Proceedings

Mid-August 2022: Preliminary program posted on ACR website, and conference registration (as well as conference early registration, registration for Doctoral Symposium, Early Career and Mid Career Workshops) begins on the conference website. 

Friday, August 19, 2022: Submission deadline for trailers of accepted films for the Film Festival. 

Thursday, September 15, 2022: Early Conference Registration ends (please note that participation in any conference session requires registration). 

Hybridity Approach

We are planning for this to be an in-person conference, with some elements available online for a reduced registration fee. We plan to make the Presidential Address, ACR Fellows Addresses, and Plenary Panels available via live-streaming, as well as other selected sessions, so that there is at least one session available for live-streaming per time slot. Additionally, films from the film festival will be available for online viewing throughout the conference. Thus, significant content will be accessible to virtual attendees, but, due to technical constraints, we do not plan to livestream all of the sessions and we expect presentations at the conference to be delivered in person. If you submit a paper or proposal or film, it is with the understanding that you or a co-author will attend the conference to present it. 


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