The following announcements from H-Net may be of interest to some Jhistory list members.

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The following announcements from H-Net may be of interest to some Jhistory list members.

Political Journalism between Media Change and Democratization from the 17th to the 21st Centuries [announcement]

by Volker Depkat

Political Journalism between Media Change and Democratization from the 17th to the 21st Centuries

 

Call for Book Chapters – The Gutters: Comics, Cinema, and Cultural Capital [announcement]

by Victoria Echegaray

Vernon Press invites chapter proposals on Adaptation in Comics and Television for an edited collection The Gutters: Comics, Cinema, and Cultural Capital, edited by Reginald Wiebe (Concordia University of Edmonton).

All areas of study, with a common goal of engaging the cultural, social, philosophical, and material significance on the topic of cultural capital and respectability in cinematic adaptations of comicbooks are invited to participate.

 

 

Modern Visuality and Nineteenth-Century Performance[announcement]

by Patricia Smyth

The nineteenth century is associated with the transformation of traditional ways of life, rapid technological advances, radical changes to the environment, and the emergence

by Jay Precht

Call for proposals for single papers, panels, and roundtables for the Native American Studies Area at the Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture annual meeting. The meeting will take place from November 10-13, 2021 and will be virtual.Submit a 300-word abstract to the Native American Studies Area at mapaca.net/areas/native-american-studies by July 15, 2021. If you have questions, please e-mail Jay Precht at jhp21@psu.edu.

 

 

 

CFP: Television @NEPCA 2021 [announcement]

by Karen Honeycutt

There is still plenty of time to submit your proposal for the Northeast Popular/American Culture Association’s (NEPCA's) virtual conference, which will be held from Thursday, October 21 to Saturday, October 23.  The TELEVISION area welcomes paper submissions from graduate students, faculty, writers, and independent researchers of popular culture.  The deadline for proposals is August 1, 2021.  You can submit proposals here:  https://nepca.blog/conference/ 

 

 

Online talk | DAVID ARNOLD (University of Warwick) The typewriter as protagonist: India’s new age of technology, 1890–1920 [announcement]

by Vaibhav Singh

 

AN ONLINE SERIES OF TALKS UNDER THE PROGRAM

 

 

Call for Chapters: “Documentary Film in Latin America and the Caribbean: Theory and Practice” [announcement]

by Christopher Ballengee

Call for Chapters:

“Documentary Film in Latin America and the Caribbean: Theory and Practice”

Edited by Christopher L. Ballengee

 

 

 

Mediated Memories of Responsibility [announcement]

by Cathy Collins

Centre for the Study of Cultural Memory

INSTITUTE OF MODERN LANGUAGES RESEARCH

School of Advanced Study • University of London