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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

Fourth Annual Polish Studies Conference, Mon. Apr.24-Tues. Apr.25 (Chicago, IL)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 24, 2017 to April 25, 2017
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Literature

“MODERNIZATIONS”

 

4th Annual Polish Studies Conference at the University of Illinois at Chicago

April 24-25, 2017

 

 

Organizers: Professor Michał Paweł Markowski (Hejna Family Chair in Polish Language and Literature) & Professor Keely Stauter-Halsted (Hejna Family Chair in the History of Poland)

 

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS - COLLATERAL. Online Journal for Cross-Cultural Close Reading #7 - "Wandrers Nachtlied"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 24, 2017
Location: 
Belgium
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Fine Arts, Humanities, Literature

COLLATERAL versteht sich als eine mehrsprachige Onlineplattform für Begegnungen zwischen Text und Bild, Kunst und Analyse und kritischer und künstlerischer Forschung. COLLATERAL widmet sich der mikroskopischen Lektüre kultureller Artefakte, deren vielschichtige Bedeutungen und Formen jenseits kultureller, linguistischer und disziplinärer Grenzen analysiert und hinterfragt werden. Jedes Themenheft ‚clustert‘ vier kritisch-analytische, künstlerische, literarische und/oder theoretische Beiträge zu einem Text, Bild oder Video.

Single Lives: 200 Years of Independent Women in Literature and Popular Culture (University College Dublin, Oct-2017)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 1, 2017
Location: 
Ireland {Republic}
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Literature, Popular Culture Studies, Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Proposal Deadline: 1 April 2017, midnight Dublin time.
Notifications by 1 May 2017
Conference: October 13-14th, 2017, University College Dublin
 

This conference will explore the last 200 years of literature and popular media by, about, and for single women in relation to aesthetics and form, race, sexuality, class, space, reproduction and the family, political movements, and labor.

CFP for Modern Language Association Conference in New York 2018: Hurricanes in Literature of Greater Caribbean

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 12, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Literature, Maritime History / Studies

CFP for MLA 2018 in NYC

Hurricanes in Literatures of the Americas: Ecocritical Approaches to Environmental Insecurities

How do hurricanes produce states of insecurity? Papers sought on literature from the Greater Caribbean, including coastal southern US, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean islands.  CV and 300 word abstract by March 12.  Charlotte.rogers@virginia.edu

Film: 'Love in the Post: From Plato to Derrida'

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Film and Film History, Literature, Philosophy

'Love in the Post: From Plato to Derrida’ is a feature film based on Jacques Derrida’s The Post Card written and directed by Joanna Callaghan and co-written by Professor Martin McQuillan.

 

The film is now available on Kanopy, an educational streaming platform available through many institutions.

https://www.kanopystreaming.com/product/love-post

 

THREE PIVOTAL DECADES OF RACE RELATIONS IN AMERICA

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Human Rights, Race Studies

TRACE THE FIGHT FOR RACIAL JUSTICE IN THE MODERN ERA

Discover the work of the Race Relations Department based at Fisk University, a highly influential think tank which emerged as a centre of scholarly investigation and public conversation on civil rights in the twentieth century.

The Globalizationof Science in the Middle East and North Africa (18th-20th centuries)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 24, 2017 to March 25, 2017
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Intellectual History, World History / Studies

Te Center for Religion, Ethics, and Culture at the College of the Holy Cross (Worcester, Massachusetts) announces a two-day conference entitled, the Globalization of Science in the MIddle East and North Africa (18th-20th Centuries) to be held at the College of the Holy Cross on March 24-25, 2017. 

Conference Description:

Unlocking the Medinan Qur’an: International Workshop at Oxford, 19-21 March 2017

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
March 19, 2017 to March 21, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Arabic History / Studies

Unlocking the Medinan Qur’an

19–21 March 2017

International workshop held at Pembroke College, Oxford

Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, UK

 

International Conference on "The Bible in the Renaissance" - Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
May 22, 2017 to May 25, 2017
Location: 
Israel
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, British History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Humanities, Literature

Dear All - please note that between May 22nd and May 25th 2017, the international conference on "The Bible in the Renaissance" will take place at the Israel Institute for Advanced Studies in Jerusalem.

Max Planck Summer Academy for Legal History 2017

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
March 31, 2017
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Law and Legal History, Humanities, Political History / Studies

Deadline: March 31, 2017

The Program

The Max-Planck Summer Academy for Legal History provides a selected group of highly motivated early-stage graduates, usually PhD candidates, an in-depth introduction to methods and principles of research in legal history.

[Temple ICAS / Law School Event] 13 MAR 2017: Muslim Surveillance in the Name of National Security

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
February 23, 2017 to April 5, 2017
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Ethnic History / Studies, Human Rights, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Law and Legal History

Beasley School of Law and the Institute of Contemporary Asian Studies
present a Lecture Series:

New World Law & Order: Profile, Protest, and Social Justice

NEH Summer Institute: City/ Nature 2017

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
March 1, 2017
Location: 
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Literature, Urban History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning

City/Nature is a three week summer institute funded by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities intended for college and university teachers, and hosted by University of Washington in Seattle.  The institute will be led by UW faculty Thaisa Way (Landscape Architecture), Richard Watts (French and Italian Studies), and Ken Yocom (Landscape Architecture) and will run from June 26 to July 14, 2017. The institute will examine the historical separation between city and nature and how an integrative understanding of the two can serve an increasingly urbanized world.

Award for Graduate Student Paper in New Jersey History

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
October 15, 2017
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Local History, Public History, Historic Preservation, Social Sciences

NJSAA Award for Graduate Student Paper in New Jersey History

The New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance recognizes excellence in graduate writing about New Jersey history through its annual award.  This award is presented for a paper written by a graduate student that best represents significant research and writing about any aspect of New Jersey History.  The winning author will receive a prize of $150 and the paper will be published in New Jersey Studies.

Submission criteria:

“Risk on the Table: Food, Health, and Environmental Exposures,” March 10–11, 2017, Princeton University

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 10, 2017 to March 11, 2017
Location: 
New Jersey, United States
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Environmental History / Studies

“Risk on the Table: Food, Health, and Environmental Exposures”

March 10–11, 2017, Princeton University

Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies & Program in History of Science

Organized by Angela N. H. Creager (Princeton) and Jean-Paul Gaudillière (CERMES3, Paris)

 

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