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Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle at Scotch Plains Public Library and Fanwood Memorial Library

The Scotch Plains Public Library and the Fanwood Memorial Library have received a grant from the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History to present a series of programming called Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights Struggle. The NEH Created Equal project uses the power of documentary films to encourage public conversations about the changing meanings of freedom and equality in America.

Help Us Celebrate! Our State Digital Collection, Wed., Jan. 14, 10am-12pm

Help Us Celebrate! Our State Digital Collection, Wed., Jan. 14, 10am-12pm

 

State Library of North Carolina, Government & Heritage Library

109 East Jones Street

Raleigh, NC 27601

 

RSVP: digital.info@ncdcr.gov

 

We are thrilled to announce the latest addition to the North Carolina Digital Collections: Complete issues of Our State Magazine between

1933 and 2011. Please join us to celebrate this exciting event!

 

CFP--Religion in Civil Society: Lessons from Policies Past and Present

The 10th Annual Patuxent Forum will be held at St. Mary’s College of Maryland, St. Mary’s City, Maryland on April 22, 2015. The Center for the Study of Democracy and The Patuxent Partnership jointly present this forum. The forum includes a mix of international representatives, policymakers, academics, government officials, and other interested parties, providing a unique environment for discussing critical issues related to international affairs. 

Call for Applications: ERC ConfigMed Postdoctoral fellowship 2015-2017

Institution:                  Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne; Institut d’Histoire Moderne et Contemporaine (IHMC)

Post:                            Associate Research Fellow

Grade:                         Post doctorat

Reporting To:             Dr Wolfgang Kaiser, Professor in Early Modern History

Fellowship Description

Deadline Extended: CFP Workshop on Cooperation, Coercion and Compulsion across the Red Sea

Deadline Extended:

 

Call for Papers

 

Interdisciplinary Workshop:

 

A Sea that Links and Binds: Cooperation, Coercion and Compulsion across the Red Sea from the Eighteenth Century to the Present

 

4 – 5 June 2015

Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO)

Berlin, Germany

 

Deadline for Submission of Abstracts: 15 February 2015

 

 

Convener: Dr. Steven Serels (ZMO)

 

 

CFP: ECAS 2015 Deadline Extended - Acting on the margins: professional associations and the construction of alternative politics in Africa after empires

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Papers are invited for the following panel, to be held at ECAS 2015 in Paris.

 

Acting on the margins: professional associations and the construction of alternative politics in Africa after empires

 

Announcement - Kufic calligraphy demonstration at Doha Book Fair

From:     jazayeri@kuficpedia.org

Date:     January 8, 2015

Dear friends,

We are presenting a live demonstration on how to write Arabic Kufic script. You can find us in our booth entitled "Arabic Kufic Calligraphy, F16" at the Doha Book Fair, from 7 to 17 Jan.

Best regards,

Seyed Mohamad Jazayeri

 

Manager of www.Kuficpedia.org

Email:

jazayeri@Kuficpedia.org

Progress, change and development: CFP deadline reminder

Progress, change and development: past, present and future

An international conference, to be held at University of Portsmouth, 4-6 June 2015, with the generous support of the Centre for European and International Studies Research, the Society for the Study of French History and the Association for the Study of Modern and Contemporary France.

Deadline for paper proposals = Friday 16 January 2015

Grants - The Islamic Manuscript Association Annual Grant Scheme

Dear Colleagues,

The Islamic Manuscript Association is delighted to announce that it is accepting applications to its Annual Grant Scheme, which is designed to further any activities that support the needs of manuscript collections, particularly in the area of collection care and management and in advancing scholarship related to Islamic manuscripts. Work that we support includes but is not limited to:

18th Annual Brian Bertoti Innovative Perspectives in History Graduate Conference

The History Graduate Student Association at Virginia Tech announces a call for papers for the 18th Annual Brian Bertoti Innovative Perspectives in History Graduate Conference. The conference will be held on Friday, March 20 and Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the Virginia Tech Graduate Life Center in Blacksburg, Virginia. We invite graduate students to submit proposals on any historical subject that reflects current trends in historical scholarship.

Research Grant Opportunities: Eighth Annual ASMEA Conference

The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) is pleased to announce its 2015 Research Grants Program. Grants of up to $2500 will be awarded to qualified professors and students engaged in the study of the Middle East and Africa.

The deadline to submit a grant application is March 2, 2015. Find an overview of the guidelines for submission below:

CFP: 2015 AAS Summer Seminar in the History of the Book: "Reading Children"

What does it mean to be a child reader in pre-1900 America? This seminar, hosted by the Program in the History of the Book in American Culture at the American Antiquarian Society, will guide inquiries into the question: What does it mean to be a child reader in pre-1900 America? The holdings of the AAS in artifacts of childhood number over 26,000 objects, and thus provide a unique laboratory for thinking about the changing ideas of childhood and the child reader from the seventeenth through the nineteenth century. The dates of the seminar are June 22-26, 2015.

CFP: What should a book on religions in California contain? for CASA 2015 Annual Meeting

Call for Papers: What should a book on religions in California contain? for the 2015 Annual Meeting of the California American Studies Association, held April 24-25 on the campus of California State University, Fullerton

CFP: Deadline Extended: “Ecumenism in Minnesota and the Upper Midwest,” for ASCH Spring Meeting

Second Call for Papers; Deadline Extended: “Ecumenism in Minnesota and the Upper Midwest,” for the Spring Conference of the American Society of Church History (ASCH), held April 17-19 in Minneapolis

Deadline Extended: Workshop on Cooperation, Coercion and Compulsion across the Red Sea

Deadline Extended:

 

Call for Papers

Interdisciplinary Workshop:

A Sea that Links and Binds: Cooperation, Coercion and Compulsion across the Red Sea from the Eighteenth Century to the Present

4 – 5 June 2015

Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO)

Berlin, Germany

Deadline for Submission of Abstracts: 15 February 2015

Convener: Dr. Steven Serels (ZMO)

 

Call for Papers: 2015 Milton Plesur Graduate History Conference

The Graduate History Association (G.H.A.) of the University at Buffalo would like to place a call for papers for our annual Milton Plesur Graduate History Conference. This conference will be held on Saturday, March 7 at the University at Buffalo and is designed to enable graduate students from across North America to share current research with fellow students and faculty members in a number of fields, including History, American Studies, English, Comparative Literature, Classics, Global Gender Studies, African-American Studies, Disability Studies, and Legal Studies.

Call for Papers: 2015 Milton Plesur Graduate History Conference

The Graduate History Association (G.H.A.) of the University at Buffalo would like to place a call for papers for our annual Milton Plesur Graduate History Conference. This conference will be held on Saturday, March 7 at the University at Buffalo and is designed to enable graduate students from across North America to share current research with fellow students and faculty members in a number of fields, including History, American Studies, English, Comparative Literature, Classics, Global Gender Studies, African-American Studies, Disability Studies, and Legal Studies.

2015 AAS Summer Seminar in the History of the Book: "Reading Children"

What does it mean to be a child reader in pre-1900 America? This seminar, hosted by the Program in the History of the Book in American Culture at the American Antiquarian Society, will guide inquiries into the question: What does it mean to be a child reader in pre-1900 America? The holdings of the AAS in artifacts of childhood number over 26,000 objects, and thus provide a unique laboratory for thinking about the changing ideas of childhood and the child reader from the seventeenth through the nineteenth century. The dates of the seminar are June 22-26, 2015.

CFP: Rethinking Disability on Screen (14 May 2015, York UK)

Rethinking Disability on Screen
A One-Day Interdisciplinary Symposium
Thursday 14th May, 2015

Humanities Research Centre, University of York, UK

Keynote speakers:

Stuart Murray, Professor of Contemporary Literatures and Film and Director of the Leeds Centre for Medical Humanities (University of Leeds)

Justin Edgar, Filmmaker, Founder and Creative Director of 104 Films (www.104films.com)

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