Florida State University's Institute on World War II and the Human Experience invites you and a guest to a free public lecture "Open Wounds: Disabled Veterans and the American Century" by John Kinder. John Kinder, Ph.D., is an associate Professor at Oklahoma State University who focuses his research on the history of war and American Culture with a concentration on the aftermath of war and its lasting effects on the home front.
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The Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities at Rutgers University-Camden invites you to join History, Memory, and Disability Rights: Creating Inclusive Public Humanities Programs, a one-day public humanities conference on Saturday, November 19, 2016, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
European regionalisms in the long 20th century (1890-2015)
Institute for History, Leiden University,
10-12 November, 2016
Convenors: Eric Storm (Leiden University) and Xosé M. Núñez Seixas (LMU, Munich)
The Society of Appalachian Historians announces its Eighth Annual Meeting hosted by Morehead State University in Morehead, Kentucky, May 21-23, 2017.
The Society of Appalachian Historians seeks to provide a forum for the dissemination and discussion of innovative historical scholarship on any aspect of Appalachia and encourages submissions by historians exploring new areas of inquiry. Graduate students in particular are invited to present their research at this collegial and learned gathering.
The critically acclaimed film Ex_Machina (Dir. Alex Garland, 2015) has attracted the attention of both those that study literature and culture as well as those in the sciences whose interests lie in cybernetics, neural networks, and artificial intelligence. That is to say, the film has sparked interest throughout various fields of study and has come to be a reference point in the rhetorics of researchers from various backgrounds.
Henry Bibb Heritage Trail
A walk to honor former slave
November 2-7, 2016
This week's In Media Res theme focus is Shondaland (October 24 - October 28).
Here's the lineup: http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/
Monday, October 24 - Rossend Sanchez-Baro (Universitat Pompeu Fabra) presents "Who did kill that girl?: How to Get Away with Murder and narrative saturation."
Tuesday, October 25 - Geoffrey D. Henry (Georgia State University) presents " 'Like a detective': Generic Hybridity on ABC'S How to Get Away with Murder."
Registration is now open for Gender and Materiality in Latin American History (11 November at the Institute of Latin American Studies, School of Advanced Study, London, UK). To register, please click here or visit genderandmateriality.wordpress.com.
Registration 10:00-10:45 am
International Conference, November 28-30th 2016
Ashkenaz at the Crossroads of Cultural Transfer II:
Tradition and Identity
Institute of Judaic Studies, Goethe-University, Frankfurt am Main
Seminarsaal, 10th floor, Juridicum, Senckenberganlage 31 (Campus Bockenheim)
Monday, November 28th
09:15-10:00 a.m. Saskia Dönitz, Elisabeth Hollender, Rebekka Voß (Frankfurt): Welcome and Introduction
10:00-10:30 a.m. Coffee