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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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.

international and Interdisciplinary conferences

Call for Paper and Panel

International and Interdisciplinary Conference

New Delhi, India

Dates:  December 27-29, 2016

Topic: Society, Culture and Morality: East and West

Venue: Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India


Sponsored by Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India,

Directed and organized by the Institute of Cross Cultural Studies and Academic Exchange, Society for Indian Philosophy and Religion Elon, NC, USA




Acceptance of proposal will be mailed within 2 weeks or earlier to participants