The New Zealand Studies Association (NZSA), together with Aix-Marseille University’s Centre de Recherche et de Documentation sur l’Océanie (CREDO), is hosting the 26th annual conference of NZSA in Marseille, France, 7-10 July 2020 titled “From the Centre to the Rim: Oceania and the Pacific Lake”.

The conference will accept proposals on a range of subjects including the following: history, literature, film, music, art, cultural studies, sociology, geography, tourism, war studies, politics, international relations, identity and multiculturalism, anthropology, Māori Studies, Pacific Studies, archaeology, heritage and museum studies. Please see here for the CfP. Proposals for 20-minute papers are due 15 January.

The 4-day international conference includes a coach and boat excursion and conference dinner. On 6 July 2020 the organizers invite to a postgraduate symposium, see here for the call.

Contact Ian Conrich ( or Marc Tabani ( for more information.