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

 

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Latest Announcements

Regional (Dis)order in the Middle East: Historical Legacies and Current Shifts

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 11, 2017
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE

Venue:

The Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe
Auditorium (Ground Floor)
Via Belmeloro, 11 - Bologna/Italy

Organized by the International Affairs Institute of Rome (IAI), in collaboration with the Johns Hopkins University SAIS Europe in Bologna, in the framework of IAI New-Med project:
www.iai.it/en/ricerche/future-cooperative-security-mediterranean

Conference: "Spatial Thought in Islamicate Societies, 1000–1600," Tübingen (Germany), 30.03.-01.04.2017

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 30, 2017 to April 1, 2017
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Intellectual History, Cultural History / Studies, Geography, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Islamic History / Studies

Dear colleagues,

The full programme of the upcoming conference on

Spatial Thought in Islamicate Societies, 1000–1600
The Politics of Genre, Image, and Text

to be held at the University of Tübingen (Germany) from 30 March to 1 April 2017, is now online and can be downloaded as PDF, including abstracts, from the conference website

http://www.spatial-thought.uni-tuebingen.de

New England Historical Association (NEHA) Book Award

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
January 1, 2017 to June 1, 2017

The New England Historical Association (NEHA), a regional affiliate of the AHA, announces its annual book award competition. Publishers may nominate one monograph per year for the James P. Hanlan Book Award for the best book on any time, place or historical topic published in 2016 by an author who lives or works in New England. The $300 stipend and certificate will be presented to the winning author at the Fall NEHA conference. Inquiries welcome by June 1, 2017.

Global History of Violence: Oxford Conference Registration Open

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 29, 2017 to July 1, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Law and Legal History, World History / Studies

Registration now open: A Violent World? 

Oxford University, 29 June – 1 July 2017

 

This conference brings global approaches to the history of violence, reassessing the nature of violence during the early modern period. Integrating warfare and other crucial forms of large-scale violence with recent scholarship on the history of collective and inter-personal violence, this three-day conference will probe historical assumptions about the limits of violence and its decline during the early modern period. 

 

GENESIS – HELSINKI 2017: Creative Processes and Archives in Arts and Humanities (7th - 9th June 2017)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 7, 2017
Location: 
Finland
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Fine Arts, Humanities, Literature, Oral History

GENESIS – HELSINKI 2017: Creative Processes and Archives in Arts and Humanities

Helsinki, 7th – 9th June 2017

#GENESISHELSINKI2017

Registration open!

The Finnish Literature Society (SKS) and ITEM – Institut des textes & manuscrits modernes will organise an international and interdisciplinary conference GENESIS – HELSINKI 2017: Creative Processes and Archives in Arts and Humanities in Helsinki, 7th – 9th June 2017.

International Conference on History of Medicine: “Ancient Greek and Indian Medicine: Achievements and Interactions”

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 6, 2017
Location: 
Greece
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Health and Health Care

The Hellenic Department of Balkan Medical Union organizes an International Conference on History of Medicine, under the auspices of the University of Crete, the Medical School of Crete, the Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens, the University Institute of History of Medicine, Claude Bernard University, Lyon, France and the Pan-Hellenic Medica

Radicalism and Popular Protest in Britain 1790-1820

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 9, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Labor History / Studies, Social History / Studies, British History / Studies

Described by E.P. Thomson as 'one of the first attempts in history to mount a wholly proletarian insurrection, without middle class support', the Pentrich Uprising of June 1817 happened nearly 200 years to the date of this conference.

International Interdisciplinar Conference on Gender Studies and the Status of Women

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

THIS CONFERENCE OFFERS A PLATFORM FOR:

 

- Discussion relating to the current status of women, with a special focus on the following categories that constitute potential challenges to gender equality and women’s rights: the UK’s decision to leave the EU, the refugee crisis, rising levels of (and political legitimisation of) sexual violence and misogyny, cuts in child-care and services for disabled people, lack of access to paid parental leave, tax and welfare reforms, the gender pay gap, sexual harassment and the rise of zero-contract hours.

Public Lecture -- Revolutionary Rogues -- Winter Park, FL

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
March 22, 2017 to April 1, 2017
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies

David Head, lecturer at the University of Central Florida, will present a public talk, "Revolutionary Rogues: The Spanish American Pirates and Privateers Who Tried to Conquer Florida," on Monday, March 27, at 7:00 PM, at the Winter Park Public Library in Winter Park, Florida.

Deadline Approaching: Genealogies of Modernity

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
July 3, 2017 to July 7, 2017
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Philosophy, Religious Studies and Theology

When and how did we become modern?  Many twentieth- and twenty-first century thinkers have identified an "age of reform," roughly 1350-1600, as the birthplace of modernity.  Many of these accounts are declension narratives that locate the origins of modernity's ills in late-medieval and Reformation-era intellectual developments.  This seminar will re-examine several influential declension narratives and explore alternative possibilities form within the relevant disciplines: philosophy, led by Thomas Ward (Loyola Marymount University);

Politicizing the Social and the Cultural in the Histories of Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
June 9, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, European History / Studies, German History / Studies, Italian History / Studies

Workshop organised by Christian Goeschel (University of Manchester) and Hannah Malone (Magdalene College, Cambridge), sponsored by the German History Society, the Association for the Study of Modern Italy, and the Trevelyan Fund.

 

Friday 9 June 2017

Magdalene College, University of Cambridge

 

In Conversation: C. Riley Snorton: On Public Memory and Political Martyrdom

Type: 
Event
Date: 
April 12, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Black History / Studies, Fine Arts, Humanities, Women's & Gender History / Studies

In Conversation: C. Riley Snorton

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12 | 6:30 PM | ICP MUSEUM, 250 Bowery, New York, NY 
A look at race, gender, and sexuality through public memory and political martyrdom

Work in Progress

Type: 
Event
Date: 
April 19, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Fine Arts, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Humanities

Work in Progress

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19 | 6:30 PM | ICP MUSEUM
A discussion with photographer Melody Melamed and poet and critic Michael Weinstein about “Work in Progress,” Melamed’s exploration of gender, bodies, and identity
 

Narrative Histories of Nuclear Disaster: Hibakusha Memories and Mythologies

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
April 12, 2017
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Oral History, Japanese History / Studies

Date: Wednesday, April 12, 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)
Admission: Free. Open to the public.
Language: English
RSVP: icas@tuj.temple.edu


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