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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

Looking for humanities scholars who use non-English sources to participate in PhD study

Type: 
Call for Volunteers
Date: 
July 15, 2015 to December 15, 2015
Location: 
Wisconsin, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Archival Science, Digital Humanities, Educational Technology, Humanities

If you are conducting research using non-English sources in Summer or Fall 2015, please consider participating in a qualitative study entitled "The Information Seeking Strategies of Humanities Scholars using Resources in Languages other than English."  The process involves two interviews and a research diary over a period of 2-3 weeks.  Participants will receive an electronic copy of the completed dissertation and will be helping to further understanding of how this unique group of scholars overcome issues related to identifying and obtaining resources that are not in English.

2015 McMullen Naval History Symposium - Registration Open

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
September 17, 2015
Location: 
Maryland, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Government and Public Service, Maritime History / Studies, Military History

Registration for the 2015 McMullen Naval History Symposium, held at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, is open at:  http://www.cvent.com/d/8rqqpv

 

The bi-annual McMullen Naval History Symposium is widely recognized as the premier scholarly event focused specifically on naval history held in the continental United States. Approximately 200 scholars from all over the world are expected to participate in the symposium.

Conference: 2015 FPR-UCLA Sex/Gender conference (Oct. 23-24)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 23, 2015 to October 24, 2015
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Humanities, Psychology, Social Sciences, Social Work

A Critical Moment: Sex/Gender Research at the Intersection of Culture, Brain, & Behavior

October 23-24, 2015  - Late Registration ends on September 30

UCLA, Los Angeles, California

 

WEBSITE: http://www.thefpr.org/conference2015/

 

REGISTRATION: http://www.thefpr.org/conference2015/registration.php

 

CFP: Women's Lives around the World: A Global Encyclopedia to be published by ABC-CLIO

Type: 
Call for Papers
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Demographic History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Labor History / Studies

Seeking contributors for Volume 2: The Americas, one of a four volume set titled Women’s Lives Around the World, that will provide a country by country overview of the social, political, economic, and religious situations of women throughout the world. Aimed at undergraduate and high school levels, entries will explore the women’s diverse, intersectional lives, including differences of race/ethnicity, sexual identity, social class, religion, and ability. Available entries listed below.

International Summit on Civil and Human Rights , October 28-30, 2015

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 28, 2015 to October 30, 2015
Location: 
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Asian American History / Studies, Asian History / Studies

 International Summit on Civil and Human Rights

Remembering:  International Struggle for Civil and Human Rights

Kennesaw State University Continuing Education Center

3333 Busbee Drive

Kennesaw, Georgia 30144

October 28 – 30, 2015

Negotiating Identities: Mixed-Race Individuals in China, Japan, and Korea

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 1, 2015
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian American History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Demographic History / Studies

The University of San Francisco Center for Asia Pacific Studies is pleased to announce the call for papers for “Negotiating Identities:  Mixed-Race Individuals in China, Japan, and Korea” a conference to be held at the University of San Francisco on Thursday and Friday, April 14 - 15, 2016. 

The highlight of the conference will be a keynote address by Emma Teng, Professor of History and Asian Civilizations, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

WORKSHOP A infância e sua história: metodologias e fontes

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
July 27, 2015 to July 30, 2015
Location: 
Brazil
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Atlantic History / Studies, Childhood and Education, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies

WORKSHOP A infância e sua história: metodologias e fontes

Coordenador(es): Dr. EDUARDO SILVEIRA NETTO NUNES (UNICASTELO/UNISANT'ANNA, GT HISTORIA DA INFANCIA E JUVENTUDE/ANPUH-SP/Brasil), Dra. OLGA BRITES (PUC/SP, GT HISTORIA DA INFANCIA E JUVENTUDE/ANPUH-SP/Brasil)

INFORMAÇÕES MINICURSO : http://www.snh2015.anpuh.org/minicurso/view?TIPO=1&ID_MINICURSO=888

Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
August 3, 2015 to August 7, 2015
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Archival Science, Eastern Europe History / Studies, European History / Studies, Military History

London Centre for Social Studies (LCSS)

Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies in the UK

Organiser

LCSS, London Centre for Socials Studies

Registration Fee

Call for submissions for a new anthology on European film since 1990

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 20, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Communication, European History / Studies, Film and Film History, Fine Arts, French History / Studies

I am putting together an anthology of new research on European film since 1990. The book is intended for classroom use in both contemporary European history and film courses. The work needs to be genuinely cross-disciplinary, emphasizing relationships between social change, popular political culture, and cinematic representation; and the language needs to be straightforward (i.e. jargon-free) and accessible to both advanced undergraduates and the general reading public.

CFP: NEMLA (Northeast Modern Language Association) 2016 Hartford What does Digital Humanities Enable Today?

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2015
Location: 
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities

In their 1999 essay “Deformance and Interpretation," Lisa Samuels and Jerome McGann propose deformative criticism against a rigid, theoretical, informative mode of reading in humanities. Deformance is an action, an imaginative, creative poiesis that does not necessarily aim to set a meaning of a text but reimagines it as a performance.

SIMPOSIO n. 26 INFANCIA EN LA HISTORIA DE LAS AMÉRICAS Y CARIBE 55 ICA PROGRAM

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
July 12, 2015 to July 15, 2015
Location: 
El Salvador
Subject Fields: 
Childhood and Education, Sociology

PROGRAMACIÓN SIMPOSIO n. 26  INFANCIA EN LA HISTORIA DE LAS AMÉRICAS Y CARIBE 55 ICA (CONGRESO INTERNACIONAL DE AMERICANISTAS) (Área temática 4: Historia) 

Coordinadores del Simposio La infancia en la historia de las Américas y Caribe

Dr. Eduardo Silveira Netto Nunes  y    Dr. María Eugenia Sánchez Calleja

CFP: 2016 Louisiana Historical Association Annual Meeting

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 1, 2015
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies

Call for Papers
2016 Louisiana Historical Association Annual Meeting
March 17-19, 2016
Crowne Plaza Executive Center & Hotel
Baton Rouge, Louisiana

 

The Louisiana Historical Association invites proposals for its 58th Annual Meeting to be held in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on March 17-19, 2016.  The meeting will take place at the Crowne Plaza Executive Center and Hotel.

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