International Conference on Intangible Cultural Heritage – ICICH 2019
“Fostering Folklore Research”

International Conference on Intangible Cultural Heritage organized by the Department of Anthropology, University of Sri Jayewardenepura is one of the very first conferences in this field of studies in Sri Lanka. ICICH will be conducted under the theme “Enriching Global Citizens through Traditional Insights” which promotes folklore research among the academia.


Researchers are invited to send abstracts under following conference tracks

  • Food Culture
  • Folk Medicine
  • Folk Arts
  • Folk Music/ Folk Poems/ Folktales
  • Folk Dancing/ Folk Drama
  • Folk Religion and Magic
  • Folk Life and Culture
  • Folk Language

Abstract Submission Guidelines

  • Word Count: Maximum 350
  • Keywords: Up to 5 words
  • Font: English – Times New Roman, Sinhala – FM Abhaya, Tamil – Bamini
    (For more info refer conference web site)

Important Dates

  • Deadline for Submission of Abstracts: (Deadline Extended) 10th March   2019
  • Notification of Acceptances: 10th April 2019
  • Submission of Revised Abstracts:  25th April 2019
  • Registration Date: 10th April
  • Conference Date: 10th May 2019

Send Your Abstract
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