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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

Historical Justice and Memory Network 2015 Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2015
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Sociology

The Politics of Memory:

Victimization, Violence and Contested Narratives of the Past

Fifth Annual Conference of the Historical, Dialogues, Justice, and Memory Network

Columbia University, New York,

December 3-5, 2015

Paper Submission Deadline: September 15, 2015*

*papers will be accepted on a rolling basis beginning in mid-July; please see below for details

Film: “Earl Ijames’s Colored Confederates and U.S. Colored Troops”

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
October 15, 2015
Location: 
North Carolina, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, American History / Studies, Military History

The JLMH is proud to present a documentary film and Q &A with Earl Ijames on “Earl Ijames’s Colored Confederates and U.S. Colored Troops” on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 7 pm at the Visitors Center of the Joel Lane Museum House at 160 South Saint Mary’s Street, Raleigh, NC 27603.

CFP The Arc of Social Justice: From 1619 to the 1965 Voting Rights Act and Beyond

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 1, 2015
Location: 
Virginia, United States
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Race Studies

The Joseph Jenkins Roberts Center for African Diaspora Studies (Roberts Center) at Norfolk State University (NSU), in partnership with the Civil Rights Institute (CR Institute) at Hampton University (HU), is hosting a one-day conference, 1619: Making of America that will be held at Hampton University on September 17, 2015.  This year’s conference theme, The Arc of Social Justice:  From 1619 to the 1965 Voting Rights Act and Beyond, offers scholars and participants from various disciplines a unique platform

Game of Thrones versus History

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
August 15, 2015 to October 15, 2015
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Film and Film History, Literature, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

This is a call for original essays for The Game of Thrones versus History, an academic-trade title to be published by Wiley-Blackwell in April 2017 to coincide with the start of the seventh season of HBO's highly successful series.

Call for Proposals - The Oxford Handbook of Hip Hop Music Studies (Abstracts due 10/1)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 1, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Contemporary History, Dance and History of Dance, Music and Music History, Sociology

CALL FOR PROPOSALS – THE OXFORD HANDBOOK OF HIP HOP MUSIC STUDIES

Edited by Justin D Burton and Jason Lee Oakes

Deadlines

Abstracts (400 words): 1 October 2015

Chapter Drafts (5k-7k words): 1 March 2016

Final Drafts: 1 June 2016

Goals

Berkshire Conference of Women Historians’ Book Prizes

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
November 1, 2015
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Now Accepting Nominations for the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians’ Book Prizes

Deadline for Nominations:  November 1, 2015

 

Please note that the deadline for the prize has been moved up to November 1, 2015.

We are no longer using a January 15 deadline.

 

To nominate a book click http://tinyurl.com/2015BCBookPrize

Buddhist Japonisme: Negotiating the triangle of religion, art and nation

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
September 18, 2015 to September 19, 2015
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Religious Studies and Theology

Buddhist Japonisme: Negotiating the triangle of religion, art and nation

A Symposium at Musée d’ethnographie de Genève, on occasion of the Exhibition “The Buddhism of Madame Butterfly – Buddhist Japonism” (September 9th 2015 – January 10th, 2016)

The World of Prisons. The History of Confinement in Global Perspective, Late Eighteenth to Early Twentieth Century

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 7, 2016 to September 10, 2016
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, World History / Studies

University of Bern, Department of History

SNSF Professorship, Prof. Dr. Stephan Scheuzger

Conference:

The World of Prisons.
The History of Confinement in Global Perspective,
Late Eighteenth to Early Twentieth Century

September 7 – 10, 2016

Call for Papers – The 17th Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders and Sexualities, June 1-4, 2017. Deadline for proposals, January 15, 2016

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 15, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Women's & Gender History / Studies

Call for Papers – The 17th Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders and Sexualities, June 1-4, 2017.  Deadline January 15, 2016

The theme for the 2017 Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders and Sexualities will be Difficult Conversations: Thinking and Talking About Women, Genders, and Sexualities Inside and Outside the Academy.  The conference will be held June 1-4, 2017 at Hofstra University, outside of New York City.

CFP: “The Critical ‘I’” NEMLA roundtable (3/17-21/2016; Abstract deadline: 9/30/2015)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2015
Location: 
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
Literature, Social Sciences
CFP: “The Critical ‘I’”
NEMLA (Northeast Modern Language Association) Mar 17-20, 2016, Hartford.

CFP for Crossroads: The Future of Graduate History Education

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 11, 2016 to March 12, 2016
Location: 
New Jersey, United States
Subject Fields: 
Graduate Studies

Crossroads: The Future of Graduate History Education

The historical profession, like many academic disciplines, finds itself at a crossroads in training its future practitioners. The intellectual revolutions of the 21st century and transformations in higher education have changed how historians practice their craft as well as career opportunities available to them. How should graduate history education adapt to these developments? Some argue the answer is training for non-academic as well as academic careers.

NeMLA 2016 - Rising Above Adversity: Stories to Grow by

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 17, 2016 to March 20, 2016
Location: 
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences

This roundtable hopes to provide inspiration and guidance through personal narratives on lessons learned overcoming or coping with either life-long challenges or sudden life-altering issues. Possible topics could include, but are not limited to, academic or sexual harassment, mental or physical health, or personal loss. The goal is to present cathartic stories illustrating inextinguishable human qualities that will stimulate audience dialogue.

Inheriting the City: Advancing Understandings of Urban Heritage Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 31, 2016 to April 4, 2016
Location: 
Taiwan
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Architecture and Architectural History, Archaeology, Cultural History / Studies

International Conference Announcement and Call for Papers

Inheriting the City: Advancing Understandings of Urban Heritage

March 31 - April 4, 2016, Taipei, Taiwan

Ironbridge International Institute of Cultural Heritage, University of Birmingham and National Taiwan University

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