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Historical Perspectives on Loss, Grief and Pain: Call for Papers

Historical Perspectives on Loss, Grief and Pain: Call for Papers

 

An interdisciplinary workshop organised and funded by the School of History, Classics and

Archaeology, University of Edinburgh on Friday 23 May 2014.

 

This one-day workshop aims to explore perspectives on emotions, taking as its starting point

‘loss’—as an historical fact and emotional response— and exploring the perceptions, depictions

and constructions of responses to it.

 

Confirmed speakers include:

 

Shakespeare: the Philosopher

We invite submissions of 1000-word abstracts for the conference:

 

Shakespeare: the Philosopher

University of Hertfordshire, 12th-13th September 2014

 

Speakers to include:

 

Miranda Anderson (University of Edinburgh)

Gregory Currie (University of York)

Maximilian de Gaynesford (University of Reading)

Derek Matravers (Open University)

Tzachi Zamir (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

 

H-Net academic announcements posted to the web 2014-03-27 - 2014-03-28

H-Net academic announcements posted to the web 2014-03-27 -

2014-03-28

 

EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM H-NET

The following 43 announcements were posted to the H-Net web site

between 2014-03-27 and 2014-03-28.

 

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    Title: Call for Papers!Politics of Gender and Justice : The

       Intersection of Identity and Disciplines

    Location: District of Columbia

Early Modern Philosophy

The sixteenth annual meeting of the South Central Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy will be held Friday-Saturday, May 30-31, 2014 at Texas A&M University, College Station. Confirmed speakers include Gary Hatfield (Penn), Roger Ariew (South Florida), Geoffrey Gorham (Macalester), Julie Walsh (Québec, Montréal), Kristen Primus (NYU), and Patrick Connolly (Iowa State). Others who would like to be considered for inclusion on the program should submit completed papers of 3000-5000 words (including notes) to Stephen H. Daniel no later than April 15, 2014.

H-Net Announcements March 21-24 2014

EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM H-NET

The following 25 announcements were posted to the H-Net web site

between 2014-03-21 and 2014-03-24.

 

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    Title: The Strong Museum Announces Mary Valentine and Andrew

       Cosman Research Fellowships to Advance Play Scholarship

    Description: ROCHESTER, New YorkThe Strong is pleased to announce

       the Mary Valentine and Andrew Cosman Research Fellowships to

H-Net Reviews March 17-24 2014

The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between

17 Mar 2014 and 24 Mar 2014.

 

Reviewed for H-War by Edward Westermann

    Vaughan, David K., ed..  _Letters from a War Bird: The World War I

    Correspondence of Elliot White Springs_.  Columbia: University of

    South Carolina Press, 2012.  xxxii + 358 pp.  $39.95, ISBN 978-1-

    61117-040-5.

http://www.h-net.msu.edu/reviews/showrev.php?id=35744

 

Reviewed for H-German by Lyn Marven

H-Net Job Guide March 17-24 2014

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 17 March

2014 to 24 March 2014. These job postings are included here based on

the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce. See the

H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more

information.

 

AFRICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Connecticut College - Visiting One-Year Professor of African History

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