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ACLA Seminar: POETICS OF EXSCRIPTION. J.-L. Nancy and Literature

Call for Papers
March 29, 2018 to April 1, 2018
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Philosophy, Literature, Humanities

“To write, and to read, is to be exposed, to expose oneself […] to ‘exscription’.”

– The Birth to Presence


“We have to begin by getting through, and by means of, the exscription of our body: its being inscribed-outside, its being placed outside the text as the most proper movement of its text; the text itself being abandoned, left at its limit.”

– Corpus



Special journal issue on “Resistance in Arts and Literature: Learning from the Past” (Clio: A Journal of Literature, History, and the Philosophy of History)

Call for Publications
August 9, 2017 to October 30, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Fine Arts, Journalism and Media Studies, Literature, Race Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

We are seeking scholarly essays and “short takes” for a special issue on “resistance in art and literature.” Find complete details in the call for papers here: https://goo.gl/bVBAEE.

Guiding questions include: What can the literature (and art) of political resistance in other times and places teach us? Can we theorize, taxonomize, or otherwise generalize lessons about political resistance from individuals’ artistic efforts to intervene in specific historical moments that are not our own?

CFP: Colonial Mobilization in Africa and Asia during the Second World War: soldiers, labourers and women, March 22-23, 2018, Kyoto

Call for Papers
March 22, 2018 to March 23, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, World History / Studies

International conference on Colonial Mobilization in Africa and Asia during the Second World War: soldiers, labourers and women

Kyoto University, Japan, March 22-23, 2018.


Organized by the research project “Colonial Soldiers in World War II: war, labour and gender under colonialism,” at Kyoto University, funded by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)



Keynote and main speakers:

David Killingray (Goldsmiths, University of London)

Tekeste Negash (Uppsala University)

Yasmin Khan (Oxford University)

Rare Book School Fall and Winter Courses

October 22, 2017 to January 12, 2018
United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Library and Information Science, Literature

Rare Book School (RBS) is now accepting applications for two winter courses in New York City! RBS offers five-day, intensive courses focused on the history of manuscript, print, and digital materials taught by world-renowned scholars and professionals. RBS is also accepting applications on a rolling basis for our fall courses in Charlottesville and New York City. 

Visit our website at rarebookschool.org or email rbsprograms@virginia.edu for details. 

22–27 October in Charlottesville