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Daily Publishing Schedule

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

 

To view published announcements by date, check out our new H-Announce Publishing Calendar.


 

Latest Announcements

Love Letters: 3rd Meeting of the Letters and Letter Writing Project. Thursday 21st January - Saturday 23rd January 2016: London: UK

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 21, 2016 to January 23, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Composition & Rhetoric, Humanities, Literature

Love Letters
3rd Global Meeting of the Letters and Letter Writing Project

Call for Participation 2016

Thursday 21st January – Saturday 23rd January 2016
London, United Kingdom

This is not a love letter

“I read over your letters again and again, and am continually taking them up as if I had just received them; but alas! They only serve to make me more strongly regret your absence: for how amiable must her conversation be, whose letters have so many charms?” Pliny the Younger, Epistulae, 6.7 [Translation William Melmoth 1915]

CFP for 3 day workshop: Democracy, the Nation State, and their adversaries

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 14, 2016 to January 16, 2016
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Demographic History / Studies, Government and Public Service, Political History / Studies

5. Democracy, the Nation State, and their adversaries

A democracy and its constituency only explicitly define themselves when they come under threat. This panel seeks to explore the tension that develops when oppositional groups within a democratic society challenge its fundamental principles.

Call for Papers: Dynasty and Dynasticism 1400-1700, University of Oxford

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 1, 2015
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, European History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Political History / Studies

 

Abstract submissions are invited for a major international conference on Dynasty and Dynasticism, 1400-1700, in Europe and beyond.

This conference aims to ask afresh what royal dynasty was in the late medieval and early modern periods: what beliefs underpinned it, whence its power and mystique derived, and who or what ruling dynasties believed themselves to be. It seeks to put dynasty under the spotlight, as a category of   analysis in its own right, and as a major organising political principle in the pre-modern world.

ECITDM15

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 11, 2015 to September 12, 2015
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Government and Public Service, Management and Leadership Studies

The Conference on “Exploration of Computation and Information Technology for Disaster Management (ECITDM15)” is aimed to focus, outline and highlight the common pre-disaster and post disaster issues which need to be addressed to bring out salient features for disaster recovery planning. The Conference is also expected to throw light on the benefits of disaster planning and the understanding requirements before and after a disaster occurs.

Call for Chapters: Handbook of Research on Administration, Policy, and Leadership in Higher Education

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2015 to July 15, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Educational Technology, Management and Leadership Studies, Public Policy

Call for Chapters: Handbook of Research on Administration, Policy,

and Leadership in Higher Education

 Editors

Dr. Siran Mukerji, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), India

Dr. Purnendu Tripathi, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), India

Call for Papers 1st IASC Thematic Conference on Urban Commons (Bologna, 6-7 November 2015), deadline abstracts 9 August 2015

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 10, 2015
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Urban History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Architecture and Architectural History, Government and Public Service

How can city squares, urban green spaces, cultural heritage, abandoned buildings, roads and other urban infrastructure, services or other resources and goods be governed as commons? Can cities be conceived as institutions for collective action and therefore run as commons?

Exploring the Erotic: Bodies, Desires, Practices. Thursday 21st January - Saturday 23rd January 2016: London: UK

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 21, 2016 to January 23, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Women's & Gender History / Studies, Music and Music History

Exploring the Erotic: Bodies, Desires, Practices
10th Global Meeting

Call for Presentations 2016
Thursday 21st January – Saturday 23rd January 2016
London, United Kingdom

Welcome to H-Announce on the Commons

Type: 
Announcements Administration

Dear H-Announce Readers:

Welcome to H-Announce on the H-Net Commons!  H-Net’s Academic Announcements center has moved from its previous location to the H-Net Commons so that it can be fully integrated with the Commons platform and our dozens of H-Net networks.  The new platform is still something of a work in progress as we iron out the wrinkles and fix issues that crop up when new software goes live.  We are grateful for your patience as we identify and fix any remaining issues.

2016 Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference Announcement and CFP

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 15, 2015
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Australian and New Zealand History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Black History / Studies, African American History / Studies, Humanities

Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference


Honolulu, HI


May 27-28, 2016


Chaminade University of Honolulu

 


We are pleased to invite panel and/or individual paper proposals for the 8th Oceanic Popular Culture Association Conference. All topics and proposals are welcome, particularly those treating cultural production within and/or about the Oceanic region.

Abstracts and Proposals for individual papers or 3-4 paper panels are due November 15, 2015.

The Alfred D. Chandler Jr. International Visiting Scholar in Business History Program

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
September 15, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies

The Alfred D. Chandler Jr. International Visiting Scholar in Business History Program seeks applicants who are established scholars in business history based outside the United States. Recipient receives a $7000 stipend and is required to stay at least two months but not more than six months at Harvard Business School. Main activities include interacting with faculty and researchers, presenting work at research seminars, and researching business history.

Thomas K. McCraw Fellowship

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
September 15, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, American History / Studies

The Thomas K. McCraw Fellowship seeks applicants who are established scholars from around the world interested in the business and economics history of the United States. Recipient receives a $7,000 stipend for travel and living expenses and is expected to be in residence at Harvard Business School a minimum of two months. Main activities include researching in Baker Library archives or other Boston-area libraries, presenting research at a seminar, and interacting with HBS faculty.

Provocative Plastics

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 17, 2015 to September 18, 2015
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

Explore everything from 3D Printing to post-war perceptions of plastics in popular culture.

Join scholars, art & design practitioners, and members of the plastics industry to examine the past, present and potential of plastics in a balanced way, juxtaposing the positive with the negative.

The Provocative Plastics conference will play a key role in developing a realistic understanding of the meaning of plastics for society and in influencing how plastics are perceived and deployed in the future.

Early bird tickets are available until 31st July.

CFC: Encyclopedia of the British Empire

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2016
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, European History / Studies, Military History, Political History / Studies, Political Science

Now seeking contributors to a forthcoming two-volume Encyclopedia of the British Empire to be published by ABC-CLIO. Expressions of interest are welcome from graduate students, postdocs, professors, and public history professionals. 

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