University of Southern California, Department of Art History
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CALL FOR PAPERS: Bold Women Write Back
Large-Scale Violence and Its Aftermaths Summer Institute
Kean University | June 25-29, 2017
Kean University's Master of Arts in Holocaust and Genocides Studies Program, along with the Auschwitz Institute for Peace and Reconciliation and Cardozo Law School’s Benjamin Ferencz Human Rights and Atrocity Prevention Clinic, invites scholars, practitioners and human rights advocates to a multi-day summer institute in June, titled Large-Scale Violence and Its Aftermaths.
Call for Nominations
2017 Jane Jacobs Urban Communication Book Award
Urban Communication Foundation
The annual Jane Jacobs Urban Communication Book Award recognizes an outstanding book, published in English, which exhibits excellence in addressing issues of urban communication. It is named in honor of the late social activist and author of The Death and Life of Great American Cities. All entries must be published between January 1, 2015 and June 30, 2017. The book award brings with it a $500 prize.
This week's In Media Res theme focus is "Transformative Games" (April 17 - 21).
Here's the lineup: http://mediacommons.futureofthebook.org/imr/
Monday, April 17 - Alexandra To (Human-Computer Interaction Institute, Carnegie Mellon University) presents "Tandem Transformational Game Design."
The conference “Jews, Christians, and Muslims in the Reformation Era,” jointly organized by the Verein für Reformationsgeschichte & The Society for Reformation Research, will be held 18-21 July 2017 at the Eckstein Haus in Nuremberg, Germany. For more information about the conference and to register, please visit http://www.nuremberg2017.org/
Rare Book School is accepting applications on a rolling basis for our five-day, intensive courses on manuscript, printed and digital materials. With world-class instruction and resources, and an emphasis on hands-on experience, we are pleased to offer courses in five cities this summer. Several of our courses are still accepting applications, including:
Please join us at the 4th Annual Summer Institute, held at the Justice Kennedy Library and Learning Center (Robert T. Matsui US Courthouse, Sacramento).
The JLC (Judicial Learning Center) Summer Institute is a four and a half day summer professional development for educators. Teachers will gain knowledge about the judiciary and enhance their skills to effectively teach the role and operations of the courts while meeting Common Core Standards.
Strategies of Critique XXXI at York University, Toronto April 21st - April 22nd
The Berlin-Brandenburg Colloquium on Environmental History provides a forum for the discussion of environmental history research in an informal setting in Berlin. We are happy to invite you to our series of talks in the summer semester 2017.
In order to celebrate our five year anniversary, we will kick off our semester with a special jubilee talk
Jubilee Talk with Award Winning
Professor KATE BROWN (American Academy Berlin / College Park, USA).
1914-1918-online. International Encyclopedia of the First World War is an English-language online reference work on World War I dedicated to publishing high quality peer-reviewed content. Each article in the encyclopedia is a self-contained publication and its author receives full recognition. All articles receive a distinct URL address as well as a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) and are fully citable as scholarly publications.
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR TRANSFORMATIONS: The Journal of Inclusive Scholarship and Pedagogy
Deadline: May 31, 2017 All Topics Welcome
Guest Editor: Jason Martinek
Young South Asia Scholars Meet (Y-SASM), Zurich, 15-17th June, 2018
Contributors are invited for a new book project titled, “Africa and the World: The Continent in Global History” (3 volumes), commissioned by ABC-CLIO, a major US publisher of reference academic books. Editor, Saheed Aderinto. This three-volume book would have around 900,000 words and 500 alphabetically arranged entries of 1000 to 2500 words each. Topics to be covered include but not limited to the slave trade, exploration, colonization, African contributions to world civilization, global science, art, and culture, and other subjects on Africa’s relationship with the rest of the world.