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This session explores the relationship between recent sociological discussions on networks and U.S. literature by writers of color. In The Rise of the Network Society, Manuell Castells argues that the last quarter of the twentieth century has seen a social evolution based on developments in computer-mediated communication.
Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities at SCMLA
We invite proposals on the topic of Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities for presentation at the 72nd annual South Central Modern Language Association conference at the Nashville Marriott at Vanderbilt, Nashville, TN on October 31- November3, 2015.
The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 16 March 2015 to 23 March 2015. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Amstdy. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.
AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES
Georgia College & State University - Lecturer, US History
Mobilities in/of American Art
Co-chairs: Lacey Baradel, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art; and Nenette Luarca-Shoaf, University of Minnesota
College Art Association Annual Conference
Washington, DC, February 3-6, 2016
Deadline for proposals: May 8, 2015
2015 Summer Institute, The Digital City: New Approaches in the Digital Humanities
C19 warmly invites proposals for its fourth biennial conference, "Unsettling," to be held at Penn State March 17-20, 2016.
CALL FOR PAPERS
C19: THE SOCIETY OF NINETEENTH-CENTURY AMERICANISTS
State College, Pennsylvania
March 17-20, 2016
Hosted by Penn State University
AHAA Call for Session Proposals, CAA 2016 and 2017
As an affiliated society of the College Art Association (CAA), the Association of Historians of American Art (AHAA) sponsors two sessions at the CAA Annual Conference: a one-and-a-half-hour professional session and a two-and-a-half-hour scholarly session.
CFP: 2015 Future of Places Conference in Stockholm
Abstract Deadline April 1, 2015
Following the 2014 Future of Places conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Ax:son Johnson Foundation, together with its partners UN-Habitat and Project for Public Spaces, are pleased to announce the next conference in the series.