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CFP: Transnationalism and Subjectivity: Across Media and Beyond Area (Seminar at ACLA 2019)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 20, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

It would be difficult to overestimate the intimate links between the formations of the modern nation-state, the transformations of modern media (film, photography, literature, audio recordings, fiber optics), and the notion of “the subject” (however one might interpret the terms “subject” or “subjectivity”).

"New Oralities"/ ACLA March 7-10, 2019 @ Georgetown U in Washington, DC

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 20, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Literature

Call for Papers/ ACLA March 7-10, 2019 @ Georgetown U in Washington, DC  Panel on “New Oralities”


Conceptions of “orality,” a big idea of the 1980s, held that the introduction of writing enforced global, fundamental cognitive changes to human society. That model has exhausted itself. What’s next? – I posed this question, a provocation really, in the most recent ACLA State of the Discipline Report. In this panel, I am inviting answers.

Global Knowledge, Global Legitimacy? Transatlantic Biomedicine since 1970

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Public Health, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations

When the French pharmaceutical company Roussell Uclaff, a subsidiary of the German chemical giant Hoechst AG, was ready to introduce an abortion pill in 1988, American activists flooded the company’s headquarters near Frankfurt with protest letters. In response, the company’s German CEO mandated to stop the project. But the French state – a Hoechst minority shareholder – took the idea across the border, patented it, and embarked on medical trials for the new product in France. 

H-Net reviews posted to the web 10 Sep 2018 - 17 Sep 2018

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
10 Sep 2018 and 17 Sep 2018.

Reviewed for H-War by Geoff Bil
   Adas, Michael.  _Machines as the Measure of Men: Science,
   Technology, and Ideologies of Western Dominance. With a New
   Preface Edition_.  Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2015.  456
   pp.  $26.95, ISBN 978-0-8014-7980-9.
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=43986

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