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Monday: Jobs, Reviews digests; Calls for Papers

Tuesday: Fellowships, Grants, Prizes, Conferences, Events, Lectures, Seminars, Symposiums, Summer Programs, Workshops

Wednesday: CFPs; Online Digital Resources

Thursday: CFPs; Online Digital Resources

Friday: Fellowships, Grants, Prizes, Conferences, Events, Lectures, Seminars, Symposiums, Summer Programs, Workshops

 

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Latest Announcements

William Wyckoff, "Producing Public Geographies: Creating a Field Guide to the American West"

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
April 3, 2017
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Humanities, American History / Studies

William Wyckoff, a leading historical geographer of the American West, will be at Harvard University on April 3rd for an evening lecture (4-6pm) titled, “Producing Public Geographies: Creating a Field Guide to the American West,” and a lunchtime discussion (12-1:15pm) of his recent book How to Read the American West: A Field Guide.

First World War in the Indian Context: International Seminar

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
November 30, 2017
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies, World History / Studies, Military History

A two-day international seminar on The First World War in the Indian Context January/ February 2018 The St Aloysius College (Mangalore, Karnataka, India) plans to organize an international seminar on the theme The First World War in the Indian Context.

$1,500 Scholarships for PhD Students in the Humanities/Social Science & eligibility for up to $15,000 Fellowship

Type: 
Grant
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Economic History / Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Social Sciences, Humanities

The IHS PhD Scholarship is a $1,500 award to support PhD students interested in answering important societal questions in order to increase freedom and well-being in our world.

 

International Research Conference on Women's and Gender Studies and for Women in Research

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 10, 2017 to October 11, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Human Rights, Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, World History / Studies

The conference starts on the 10th of October 2017: Ada Lovelace Day and offers a platform for:

- Female researchers in any area, to present their studies, work, and research;

- Worldwide researchers and scientists from academia, industry, and governments to present studies, exchange experiences, discuss proposals and disseminate results on women's and gender studies.

- The creation of awareness on the proposed topics and lasting productive partnerships between the participants.

USHMM CfA: 2017 Curt C. and Else Silberman Faculty Seminar

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
March 24, 2017
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Jewish History / Studies

VISUALIZING THE HOLOCAUST AND THE USE OF DIGITAL HUMANITIES IN THE CLASSROOM

June 5–16, 2017
Applications due March 24, 2017

DEADLINE EXTENDED: GHI/GSP Fellowships at the Joseph Horner Memorial Library

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
March 20, 2017
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, German History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies

Together with the German Society of Pennsylvania, the German Historical Institute will sponsor two to four fellowships of up to four weeks for research at the Joseph Horner Memorial Library in Philadelphia between June 1 and July 15, 2017.

TRAINING WORKSHOPS ON QUALITATIVE RESEARCH

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
May 15, 2017 to May 25, 2017
Location: 
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Research and Methodology

TRAINING WORKSHOPS ON QUALITATIVE RESEARCH at Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health. All workshops held twice per year in May and August. Registrations are now open for May 2017. The qualitative research skills taught in these workshops are widely applicable across may disciplines, including health sciences, social sciences, humanities and public policy.

CfA: EPRIE 2017 on 'Migration, integration, and belonging'

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
March 26, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Asian American History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, European History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies

Exchange Program for Regional Integration in East Asia and Europe (EPRIE) 2017

Migration, integration, and belonging
from June 21 to July 3, 2017 in East Asia (South Korea and Japan)

 

Fritz Stern Dissertation Prize 2017

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
May 31, 2017
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
German History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, American History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies

Since 1997 the Friends of the German Historical Institute award the Fritz Stern Dissertation Prize for the best doctoral dissertation on German history written at North American universities. Dissertations on all periods of German history, on German-American relations, and on the history of Germans in North America are eligible. The winner is invited to the GHI to present her/his research at the annual symposium of the Friends in November. The prizewinner receives an award of $2,000 and reimbursement for travel to Washington D.C.

In Media Res - Cinema Journal Presents InFocus: Watchmen

Type: 
Event
Date: 
February 27, 2017 to March 3, 2017
Location: 
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Film and Film History, Popular Culture Studies, Journalism and Media Studies

This week on In Media Res, Cinema Journal presents "InFocus: Watchmen" (February 27 - March 3).

 

Here's the lineup:  http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/

 

Monday, February 27 - Blair Davis (DePaul University) presents "Watchmen: Rebirth, Reboot, Recycle."

 

Tuesday, February 28 - Aaron Taylor (University of Lethbridge) presents "The Continuing Adventures of the 'Inherently Unfilmable' Book:  Zack Snyder's Watchmen."

 

Mobilization of the Very Poor in Japan

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
April 3, 2017
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Japanese History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Human Rights

Date: Monday, April 3, 2017
Time: 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Venue: Temple University Japan Campus, Azabu Hall 1F Parliament (access)
Speaker: David Antoine Malinas, Associate Professor at Paris-Diderot University
Moderator: Robert Dujarric, Director of ICAS
Admission: Free. Open to the public.
Language: English

Fellowship at the University of Guanahuato, Mexico

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
March 4, 2017
Location: 
Mexico
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Digital Humanities

Faculty in Computer Science, Electronics and Social Science at the University of Guanajuato, Mexico are looking for post-doctoral fellows.
Visiting fellows receive airfare, and monthly stipend of US $1300. Appointment is for one year and renewable for a second year. Appointment is subject to project approval by CONACYT, Federal Education Secretariat of Mexico.
Essential Qualifications:
Fellowship 1: PhD in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering.
Fellowship 2: Social Sciences
Deadline: 4th March 2017.

Invention of the Environment in Architecture - CCA Mellon Multidisciplinary Research Project

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
April 21, 2017
Location: 
Canada
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Environmental History / Studies, Geography, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Urban History / Studies

Mellon Multidisciplinary Research Project

“Architecture and/for the Environment,” 2017-2019

 

Open Call

10 February to 21 April 2017

CCA, Montreal

 

External advisors

Daniel Abramson, Boston University

David Gissen, California College of the Arts

Imre Szeman, University of Alberta

 

CCA Committee

Mirko Zardini, Director

Giovanna Borasi, Chief Curator

Kim Förster, Associate Director, Research

 

REGISTRATION OPEN: Medicine, Environment and Health in the Eastern Mediterranean World, 1400-1750, Cambridge UK, 3-4 Apr 2017

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 3, 2017 to April 4, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Environmental History / Studies

MEDICINE, ENVIRONMENT AND HEALTH IN THE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN WORLD 1400-1750

Christ’s College, University of Cambridge
Monday 3 and Tuesday 4 April 2017

Organized by Valentina Pugliano (Cambridge) and Nükhet Varlık (Rutgers-Newark)

Generously sponsored by the Wellcome Trust and Christ's College, Cambridge

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