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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

CFP—The Sixties—PCA National Conference--October 1 Deadline

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 21, 2016 to March 25, 2016
Location: 
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Demographic History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Music and Music History

CFP—The Sixties—October 1 Deadline

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual National Conference
Monday, March 21 through Friday, March 25 2016

Sheraton Seattle Hotel

Seattle, Washington

 

Submission Deadline: October 1, 2015

The Sixties Area of the Popular Culture Association welcomes submissions on any aspect of popular culture from this era. Topics of interest might include, but are not limited to:

 

CfP: 20th Century Mass Graves

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 17, 2015
Location: 
Georgia
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Archaeology, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, World History / Studies

C A L L  F O R  P A P E R S

Conference: 20th Century Mass Graves - Witnesses of Violence, Sources of History

Tbilisi, Georgia, 15-17 October 2015

Deadline: 17 August 2015

Conference organized by DVV International in cooperation with Ruhr-University Bochum and supported by VolkswagenStiftung.

 

The aim of the conference is to share experience between experts and researchers working with mass graves in different parts of the world.

Call for submissions--U.S.-Japan Women's Journal

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 15, 2015
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Asian American History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Call for submissions: U.S.-Japan Women’s Journal

The purpose of the U.S.-Japan Women's Journal is to exchange scholarship on women and gender between the U.S., Japan, and other countries; to enlarge the base of information available in Japan on the status of American women as well as women in other countries; to disseminate information on Japanese women to the U.S.; and to stimulate comparative study of women's issues. The editors of USJWJ welcome contributions consistent with its purpose.

CFP: Applications due July 31 for BSA's 2016 New Scholars Program

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 31, 2015
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Archival Science, Library and Information Science, Literature
Each year, the Bibliographical Society of America (BSA) invites three scholars in the early stages of their careers to present twenty-minute papers on their current, unpublished research in the field of bibliography as members of a panel at the BSA's Annual Meeting, which takes place in New York City in late January. 
 

Cyprus conference - Housed by Choice, Housed by Force

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2015
Location: 
Cyprus
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Cultural History / Studies, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies

HOUSED by CHOICE, HOUSED by  FORCE - Homes, Conflicts and Conflicting Interests

Conference Call

Location: Cyprus (University of Cyprus; Cyprus Institute)

Dates: January 21 – 22.  2016

Details: http://architecturemps.com/cyprus/

 

Keynotes Announced:

Howayda Harithy. Lebanon. Professor of Architecture at the American University of Beirut. 

CFP: Penn Program on Democracy, Citizenship and Constitutionalism Graduate Student Workshop

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 11, 2015 to August 8, 2015
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Geography, Humanities, Literature

The Penn Program on Democracy, Citizenship and Constitutionalism invites paper proposals for its Ninth Annual Graduate Workshop Series at the University of Pennsylvania. We welcome submissions by graduate students from any university and discipline whose paper relates to one or more of the program’s overarching themes of democracy, citizenship, and constitutionalism.

Call for Book Chapters. Mater Dolorosa: The Representation of the Blessed Mary in Literature and Art

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
July 11, 2015 to July 31, 2015
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, European History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies

In today’s complex world religious discourse is especially crucial, considering that secularism is expanding around the globe. We seek contributions on the representation of the Virgin Mary in World Literature and Art. Comparative approaches are always welcome. Religious and cultural literacy is important for domestic and international politics, the practice of peace, harmony, justice, and social prosperity. Thus, this edited volume will help diminish religious illiteracy.

The Humanities and Societal Change

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
August 13, 2015
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Political Science

The President of the Nigerian Academy of Letters (NAL), Professor B.O. Oloruntimehin, FHSN, FNAL on behalf of the National Executive Council cordially invites you to the 2015 Nigerian Academy of Letters (NAL) Annual Convocation, Scientific Session and investiture of new NAL Fellows taking place at the University of Lagos, Lagos State, Nigeria.

Convocation Theme: The Humanities and Societal Change

Convocation Lecture: ‘Reflections on the Pains of Growth.’

Trafficking Memory: Women, Catastrophe, and the Limits of the Transnational

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 31, 2015
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Environmental History / Studies, Intellectual History, Literature, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Edited Collection; Call for Essays--Abstracts due August 31st, 2015

Trafficking Memory: Women, Catastrophe, and the Limits of the Transnational

IIFAS INAUGURAL CONFERENCE CREATING ASEAN FUTURES 2015: TOWARDS CONNECTED CROSS-BORDER COMMUNITIES

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 29, 2015 to September 30, 2015
Location: 
Indonesia

For the inaugural conference of the International Indonesian Forum for Asian Studies (IIFAS) entitled " Creating ASEAN Futures 2015: Towards Connected Cross-Border Communities," we are calling for individual paper abstracts, abstracts for presentations in pre-organised panels and proposals for poster presentations. We also welcome proposals for book launches, or report significant research findings. We have allocated a dedicated space at the venue to expose images and cinematic endeavours of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations).

Conference Dates

Food and Nutrition in 19c & 20c Europe, 12-13 May 2016, University of Sussex (UK)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 18, 2015
Location: 
United Kingdom

Food and Nutrition in 19c & 20c Europe, 12-13 May 2016, University of Sussex (UK)

The History Department at the University of Sussex is pleased to announce a conference on the history of food and nutrition in Europe since about 1800.

Second International Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Thought

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 7, 2016
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, British History / Studies, European History / Studies, Fine Arts

Sam Houston State Unversity's Second International Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Thought will be held April 7-9, 2016.  Duke University Art Historian Dr. Caroline Bruzelius will be the featured speaker. 

Deadline to propose a Special Session: August 15, 2015.

Deadline for abstract submissions:        November 1, 2015.

Notification of acceptance:                    December 15, 2015.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-Announce: 6 July - 13 July

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from  6 July 2015 to 13 July 2015. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.

AFRICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

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