Submission Details

Paper Presentation

Send your extended abstracts of up to 2000 words to count. If accepted, send your Full papers written within 3000-5000 word count excluding references/bibliography. The papers should follow the template guidelines of the conference. The full papers will be published in a conference proceeding (with ISBN). All papers should be written in English for a wider reach of the conference. Each paper should not exceed 10 pages following the template.

For people who would like to know how a paper is constructed on comics scholarship, see examples from here:


Participants can also send links to their pre-recorded video in the form of a presentation or interview/discussion. The link will be made available to the audience on the conference website. The pre-recorded videos should be between 15-20 minutes. The video may include, explainer presentation, or the author/s speaking about the work. During the live conference, the audience and the author will engage in a discussion related to their video submissions.

In case authors of video submissions choose to publish their work in the conference proceedings, they would require to submit the extended abstract or the full paper of the presentation.



Proposals for workshop/s can be sent within 1000 words explaining the content, need requirements, duration, and other relevant details as felt by the workshop conductor. Depending on the number of registrations in the workshop, conductors will be notified further regarding the confirmation.


Early career researchers and students planning to join academia are especially encouraged to submit their works for having first-hand exposure to the research-driven discussion. This conference also encourages scholars and practitioners who work across diverse themes in Indian comics and graphic novels.

The conference welcomes all with the single aim of celebrating Indian comics studies.

The new deadline for Extended Abstract submission:

7-October-2020 (midnight IST)

Notice of acceptance: 20-Oct-2020

Extended deadline for Full paper submission:

25-Nov-2020, (midnight IST)

Last Date of Conference registration: 25-Nov-2020

Workshop registration: Upto 25-Nov-2020

Conference dates: 5-6 December-2020

>>Download Template for Full Paper submission

>>EASY CHAIR submission link

> Click the above link and create an easy chair account if you don't have one.

> After creating the account, log in and go to the Author>> Make a new submission

> Fill in the required details

> In the 'Abstract' section, write the abstract within 300 words.

> Upload a pdf of your Paper in the 'Files' section.

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