H-Death is a scholarly network that explores the multitude of historical issues surrounding the process and experience of dying and death. The H-Death network will allow scholars to compare and contrast the processes and experiences of dying and death across time and space, including American, European and non-Western contexts.

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Call For Papers - International Conference: “Digital Approaches to Genocide Studies”

USC Shoah Foundation - Call For Papers

International Conference: “Digital Approaches to Genocide Studies”

Co-sponsored by the USC Mellon Digital Humanities Program

October 23-24, 2017 at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

The USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research invites proposals for its 2017 International Conference “Digital Approaches to Genocide Studies” that will be co- sponsored by the USC Mellon Digital Humanities Program.

CDAS Conference 2017: Call for Papers Death at the Margins of the State

A Centre for Death & Society Conference 

09-10 June 2017 

The Edge, University of Bath, UK

 

Human beings typically grant appropriate death rites to those deemed members of the community; withholding of proper rites often reflects or symbolises exclusion from the political or moral community. The history of dissection, for example, bears witness to this.

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