ANN: H-Net academic announcements posted to the web 2014-05-12 - 2014-05-13

Donna Sinclair Discussion


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

between 2014-05-12 and 2014-05-13.


Category: Call for Papers



    Title: Announcing Issue 3.2 of Present Tense: A Journal of

       Rhetoric in Society

    Description: This current issue of Present Tense once again proves

       that vulnerable populations deserve our attention as we

       research, teach, and advocate in our constantly changing world.

       Specifically, Volume 3.2 brings together articles that attempt

       to critique unequal representations, highlight unjust situation




    Announcement ID: 213598


    Title: Wole Soyinka: 80 Years of Protracted Engagement

    Description: In honor of the 80th birthday, and the life-long

       commitment to human rights/justice, and the arts, The Journal

       of Pan African Studies ( will host a

       special edition on Akinwande Oluwole "Wole" Soyinka, a Nigerian

       writer, playwright, poet and human rights activist who was

       awarded t ...



    Announcement ID: 213626


    Title: Call for Submissions/ Book Reviewers, Catholic Library


    Description: Submissions are being accepted on an ongoing basis

       for upcoming issues of Catholic Library World. Catholic Library

       World is the official journal of the Catholic Library

       Association. Established in 1929, CLW is an international

       refereed quarterly journal. CLW publishes articles that focus

       on all aspe ...



    Announcement ID: 213582


    Title: Pacific Northwest Quarterly: Call for Papers

    Description: Pacific Northwest Quarterly welcomes

       submissionsPacific Northwest Quarterly is a scholarly,

       peer-reviewed journal of northwest historythe region comprising

       Alaska, British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and

       western Montana. Any topic pertaining to the history of some

       portion of this region or  ...



    Announcement ID: 213591


    Title: Rural Women's Studies Asssociation Triennial Conference

    Location: Texas

    Date: 2014-05-15

    Description: CFP: The Local is Global: Gender and Rural

       Connections across Time and Place Rural Women's Studies

       Association Triennial ConferenceHosted by Texas State

       University, San Marcos, TexasConference dates: February 12-14,

       2015Submission deadline: May 15, 2014 The theme of the 2015

       conference The Local is  ...



    Announcement ID: 213594


    Title: Call for Papers: International conference on the neutral

       countries during the Holocaust Funding approved - Deadline


    Date: 2014-05-25

    Description: CALL FOR PAPER Bystanders, Rescuers or Perpetrators?

       The Neutrals and the Shoah - Facts, Myths and Countermyths

       Centro Sefarad Israel Madrid; Center for Holocaust and Genocide

       Studies University of Minnesota; Mémorial de la Shoah Paris;

       History Unit of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of Sw



    Announcement ID: 213599


    Title: "The Road to the Unwanted War of 1914"

    Date: 2014-05-25

    Description: The Road to the Unwanted War of 1914 International

       Conference Faculty of History University of Bucharest 09 10

       October 2014 The Centenary of the outbreak of World War I will

       be marked by the international, multidisciplinary conference

       called The Road to the Unwanted War of 1914, organized by the

       Fac ...



    Announcement ID: 213659


    Title: Space Oddities: Urbanity, American Identity, and Cultural

       Exchange. 41st AAAS Conference in Graz, Austria / Nov. 21  23,


    Date: 2014-05-26

    Description: 41st AAAS (Austrian Association of American Studies)

       Conference in Graz / Nov. 21 23, 2014SPACE ODDITIES:Urbanity,

       American Identity, and Cultural ExchangeWhen we think of

       American cities, we have a complex (and often contradictory)

       set of images in mind, possibly encompassing glimpses of the

       Boston ...


    Announcement ID: 213631


    Title: Call for Submissions: Parsons Journal for Information


    Date: 2014-05-28

    Description: The Parsons Journal for Information Mapping (PJIM) is

       currently accepting abstracts for publication consideration in

       our Summer issue. PJIM is an academic journal promoting

       research, writing, and digital execution of theories in the

       field of information mapping and its related disciplines. Our

       missi ...



    Announcement ID: 213616


    Title: Call for Papers: Shaping Peace - Local Infrastructures and

       State Formation (Third Annual Conference of the International

       Association for Peace and Conflict Studies and the ECPR

       Standing Group on Critical Peace and Conflict Studies, 11-12


    Date: 2014-05-31

    Description: Call for Papers: Shaping Peace: Local Infrastructures

       and State Formation Call for papers for our Third Annual

       Conference of the International Association for Peace and

       Conflict Studies and the ECPR Standing Group on Critical Peace

       and Conflict Studies (11-12 September 2014) at the Humanitarian

       and  ...



    Announcement ID: 213667


    Title: Negativity and Celebration of the Surface

    Date: 2014-05-31

    Description: CfP: Negativity and Celebration of the

       SurfaceHumboldt University Berlin, Institute of Cultural

       StudiesJuly 4th/5th 2014Workshop Organisation: Dr Leena

       Petersen Negativity occurs, if positivity is negated. As a

       modern concept, it represents itself in rather subversive

       literature. Simultaneously and  ...


    Announcement ID: 213670


    Title: NEPCA 2014 World Literature Call for Papers

    Location: Rhode Island

    Date: 2014-06-01

    Description: CALL FOR PAPERS:The Northeast Popular/American

       Culture Association (NEPCA) is seeking paper proposals on the

       topic of World Literature for its fall conference to be held at

       Providence College in Providence, Rhode Island on October

       24-25, 2014.Proposals are due June 1, 2014.If you are

       interested in p ...



    Announcement ID: 213686


    Title: Call for papers: TEXTOS HíBRIDOS JOURNAL

    Date: 2014-06-01

    Description: Textos Híbridos, the electronic journal dedicated to

       the study of the Latin American chronicle from the Conquest to

       the present day, invites the submission of critical studies on

       the Latin American literary chronicle for its July 2014 issue.

       The journal seeks to lend additional visibility to the chr ...



    Announcement ID: 213587


    Title: SAMLA CFP: Sustainability through an Interdisciplinary Lens

    Location: Georgia

    Date: 2014-06-01

    Description: Sustainability through an Interdisciplinary LensSouth

       Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference 86:

       Sustainability and the Humanities. Atlanta, GA, November 7-9,

       2014Michael Clune begins his book, Writing Against Time (2013),

       with a question: Is art different from life? He observes that

       accord ...


    Announcement ID: 213634



    Date: 2014-06-06

    Description: METABODY CONFERENCE 4 Madrid, Friday 11th July


       Deadline: 6th June, 2014 In the 1990s, Jan Bremmer y Herman

       Roodenburg edited A Cultural History of Gesture, and in 2009

       Past and Present issued a special supplement to the politics of

       gestu ...



    Announcement ID: 213688


    Title: CRISIS IN FILM AND VISUAL MEDIA - Call for Conference


    Date: 2014-06-10


       international conference hosted by Vilnius University (Vilnius,

       Lithuania), September 19-20, 2014Co-organized by Contemporary

       Art Centre (Vilnius, Lithuania), and Lithuanian Film Centre /

       Creative Europe Desk LT MEDIA Office (Vilnius, Lithuania),Wit




    Announcement ID: 213595


    Title: Marx and Sustainability [SAMLA 86]

    Location: Georgia

    Date: 2014-06-13

    Description: Problems that we now call ecological were part of

       proletarian misery that Marx knew and described well:

       malnutrition, polluted air and water, noise, a degenerating

       environment, and overpopulation. In stating that these problems

       cannot be reduced to natural laws, but rather attributed to

       flaws in the ...


    Announcement ID: 213622


    Title: Network of Transnational Doctoral Research - Law and

       Culture Training Programme

    Date: 2014-06-15

    Description:  Proposals for papers are invited from postgraduate

       researchers in order to foster links in research between

       students. Potential topics may include but are not limited

       to:Globalisation, Culture & LawMinorities and Diversities in

       CultureParallel Legal Systems and Ethnocultural

       JusticeReconstructing M ...



    Announcement ID: 213608


    Title: Historia Medicinae: Call for Submissions

    Date: 2014-07-01

    Description: Historia medicinae (HM) invites submissions for its

       upcoming issue. Topics should be related to the history of

       medicine and science, and have interdisciplinary relevance. For

       article formats and submissions guidelines, please visit The deadline for submissions is July

       1, 20 ...


    Announcement ID: 213654


    Title: 'Everyday Life' - A one-day symposium, Cambridge, 8 Sept


    Date: 2014-07-04

    Description: CFP: A one-day symposium on the theme of 'Everyday

       Life' at the University of Cambridge on 8 September 2014This

       event hopes to bring together historians and scholars from

       related disciplines such as sociology, archaeology, and

       politics that use the idea of everyday life in their work. The

       theme is n ...



    Announcement ID: 213580


    Title: The Journal of Alternative Perspectives in the Social

       Sciences is calling for papers for Volume 5 Issue 5 (August,


    Date: 2014-07-10

    Description: The Journal of Alternative Perspectives in the Social

       Sciences is calling for papers for Vol 5, No 5, August 2014.

       JAPSS is a peer-reviewed academic journal published both online

       and in print. The Journal is published in Florida, USA and it

       deals with a vast array of topics. JAPSS is indexed and cat ...



    Announcement ID: 213685


    Title: The Journal of Asia Pacific Studies is calling for papers

       for its August Issue

    Date: 2014-07-15

    Description: The Journal of Asia Pacific Studies is calling for

       papers for its August Issue. JAPS is an interdisciplinary

       journal published in Florida, USA. We welcome articles dealing

       with the broad field of Asia Pacific Studies. JAPS is published

       both online and in print and it is indexed and catalogued by

       EBS ...



    Announcement ID: 213684


    Title: Exploring History

    Date: 2014-08-15

    Description: Articles are invited for the December 2014 issue

       (vol.6 no. 1) of Exploring History, a bi-annual journal of

       Indian and Asian history and culture with ISSN nomenclature

       (ISSN 2230 8490) published by the Post-Graduate Department of

       History, Malda College, Malda, West Bengal, India. Articles

       must be su ...



    Announcement ID: 213662


    Title: Call for Papers

    Date: 2014-08-30

    Description: CALL FOR PAPERS Dialog, a refereed journal of the

       Department of English and Cultural Studies, Panjab University,

       Chandigarh, invites submissions for its 2014 winter issue.

       Dialog provides a forum for interdisciplinary research on

       diverse aspects of culture, society and literature. For its

       forthcomin ...


    Announcement ID: 213655


    Title: Migration policies and the materiality of identification in

       European cities, 1500-2000

    Date: 2014-09-01

    Description: The Centre for Urban History (CSG) at the University

       of Antwerp and Historical Research Into Urban Transformation

       Processes (HOST) at the Free University of Brussels (VUB)

       invite proposals for papers for a workshop on 'Migration

       policies and the materiality of identification in European

       cities, 1500 ...



    Announcement ID: 213660


    Title: Law-Making and Law-Breaking in the Context of

       Securitization and Neo-conservatism

    Date: 2014-09-01

    Description: International ConferenceDevelopment of Russian

       Law-VII: Law-Making and Law-Breaking in the Context of

       Securitization and Neo-conservatism20-21 October 2014Faculty of

       LawUniversity of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland Call for papersIn

       the light of recent event and current political situation,

       Russian law  ...


    Announcement ID: 213671


    Title: Brand New State: Oklahoma and the Great Plains in


    Location: Oklahoma

    Date: 2014-09-05

    Description: Settlement and resettlement. Booms and busts. Seas of

       grass and clouds of dust. The landscape of the Great Plains is

       one of change, and Oklahoma in particular provides a unique

       opportunity to see what these changes have wrought. From

       indigenous occupation, to the forced resettlement of native

       tribes ...



    Announcement ID: 213588


    Title: Call for papers: Journal of Race and Policy.

    Location: New York

    Date: 2014-09-15

    Description: Dear Colleagues: The Journal of Race and Policy (ISSN

       1540-8450) is an interdisciplinary forum for the presentation

       of research pertaining to education, employment, health care,

       citizen participation, social welfare, social justice and other

       key areas of public policy concern. It is the objective of ...



    Announcement ID: 213614


    Title: Structural Changes in Contemporary Societies, Digital

       proceedings (December 2014)

    Date: 2014-10-01

    Description: This is a call for papers for digital proceedings (a

       collection of papers) which address the above-mentioned issue

       from a theoretical perspective or describe the empirical study.

       We invite original submissions from a range of social sciences

       and sociological disciplines.Languages: Serbian, English,  ...


    Announcement ID: 213653


    Title: Southern Studies Conference at Auburn University

       Montgomery, 6-7 February 2015

    Location: Alabama

    Date: 2014-10-15

    Description: SOUTHERN STUDIES CONFERENCE at Auburn University

       Montgomery6-7 February 2015 Now in its seventh year, the AUM

       School of Liberal Arts invites panel and paper proposals on any

       aspect of Southern history from Civil War to Civil Rights, from

       dueling to NASCAR, from King Cotton to corn whiskey. This two-




    Announcement ID: 213612


    Title: Rural Survival Skills in an Urban Setting (Midwest Modern

       Language Association 2014, Detroit: Special Sessions)

    Location: Michigan

    Date: 2014-11-13

    Description: African American, American, and immigration

       literature for MMLA conference, "The Lives of Cities": In

       Tillie Olsens working class novel Yonnondio, the character Anna

       takes her children out, looking for empty lots where dandelions

       grew, so they may harvest dandelion greens. It is hereforaging

       for foo ...


    Announcement ID: 213624


    Title: Conference in Cuba

    Date: 2014-11-19

    Description: The Seventeenth International Conference, Socialism

       for the Twenty-first Century, and the Eighth International

       Colloquium, The Influence of Philosophy and the Social Science

       on the Cultural Heritage of the countries of the American

       Mediterranean, will be held at the University of Havana from

       Novembe ...



    Announcement ID: 213642




    Location: Massachusetts

    Date: 2015-03-05

    Description: Call for PapersA HISTORY OF PENAL REGIMES IN GLOBAL

       PERSPECTIVE: 1800-2014Harvard University, Cambridge MAMarch

       5-7th, 2015The rise of the prison has been an important

       historical development of the modern era. Over the past two

       hundred years, the growth of prisons has ticked upward.

       Confinement has  ...



    Announcement ID: 213600


    Title: 2015 International Graduate Historical Studies Conference

       at Central Michigan University

    Location: Michigan

    Date: 2015-03-27

    Description: The Department of History is pleased to announce its

       Annual International Graduate Student Historical Studies

       Conference to take place March 27-28, 2015. This years theme is

       Locating History: The Local, the National, the Transnational.

       We invite graduate students from across the social sciences and



    Announcement ID: 213593


    Title: Kyoto Conference on Coleridge and Contemplation, 27-29

       March, 2015

    Date: 2015-03-27

    Description: Philosophers and literary scholars unite in this

       conference on Coleridge and Contemplation at Kyoto Notre Dame

       University, Japan, 27-29 March, 2015.Key speakers include Jim

       Mays (UCD), Douglas Hedley (Cambridge), David E. Cooper

       (Durham), Andy Hamilton (Durham), Mark Lussier (Arizona State),

       Kaz Ois ...



    Announcement ID: 213650


    Title: Conference 2015 Arabic Commentaries on the Hippocratic


    Date: 2015-04-09

    Description: ARABAPHCOMM Conference: Call for Papers The Arabic

       Commentaries on the Hippocratic Aphorisms Project invites

       abstracts for a conference to be held 9-11 April 2015. The

       project investigates the rich tradition of Arabic interaction

       with this particular medical text (as outlined below), and the

       confere ...


    Announcement ID: 213646