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Recent Network Content

CFP: Taiwan Children's Literature Research Association, "Children's and Young Adult Fantasy Literature: Past, Present, Future"

TAIWAN CHILDREN’S LITERATURE RESEARCH ASSOCIATION (TCLRA)

台灣兒童文學研究學會(TCLRA)

7th ANNUAL CONFERENCE

第七屆年度會議

CHILDREN’S AND YOUNG ADULT FANTASY LITERATURE; PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE

CALL FOR PAPERS (CFP)

 

An international one-day conference hosted by

2017 JDC Archives Fellowship Program

The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) Archives invites applications for its 2017 fellowship program. In 2017, 5-6 fellowships will be awarded to senior scholars, postdoctoral researchers, graduate students, and independent researchers to conduct research in the JDC Archives, either in New York or in Jerusalem.

Boys and books

I am wondering if anyone knows of any fictional (or non-fictional) accounts in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries which address boys and sexual discovery/violence.

CfP: GHI Panel Series at the GSA: Kinship, Knowledge, and Migration

Call for Papers

GHI Panel Series at the GSA:

Kinship, Knowledge, and Migration

October 5-8, 2017, Atlanta / Deadline: December 15, 2016

 

The German Historical Institute in Washington, DC (GHI), is organizing a panel series on the nexus of kinship, knowledge, and migration for the 2017 Annual Conference of the German Studies Association, to be held October 5-8, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia.

Reminder: CFP 'The children's '68/ Le '68 des enfants'

Dear colleagues,

*With apologies for cross-posting*

This is a quick reminder that the deadline for this call is December 1st. The call for papers (in French and English), along with more information on the project and our research blog, can be found here: https://children68.hypotheses.org/call-for-papers

All best wishes

Sophie Heywood

University of Reading, UK/ Université de Tours, France

Beyond camps and forced labour: current international research on survivors of Nazi persecution

Beyond camps and forced labour: current international research on survivors of Nazi persecution

Sixth international multidisciplinary conference, to be held at Birkbeck, University of London, and Wiener Library, London, 10-12 January 2018

In memory of David Cesarani

 

Call for Papers - submission extension: SWPACA Children's/Young Adult Literature and Culture Area (11/15/2016; 2/15/2017-2/18/2017)

Dear Fellow Childhood Studies scholars - I welcome your submissions:

EXTENDED Proposal submission deadline: November 15, 2016

Children’s / Young Adult Literature and Culture Area
Southwest Popular / American Culture Association (SWPACA)

38th Annual Conference, February 15-18, 2017
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Conference Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico

http://www.southwestpca.org

 

EXTENDED Proposal submission deadline: November 15, 2016

Elsje van Kessel (University of St Andrews), ‘Painting the Family: Irene di Spilimbergo, Titian, and the Portrait as Surrogate’

Centre for the Study of the Body and Material Culture

Royal Holloway, University of London

Seminar Programme, Autumn 2016: The Family in Visual Culture

9th November, 5:30pm

11 Bedford Square, Room 03
London
WC1B 3RA

Elsje van Kessel (University of St Andrews), ‘Painting the Family: Irene di Spilimbergo, Titian, and the Portrait as Surrogate’

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