Lectures, Seminars, and Workshops

This page will dynamically gather announcements for Lectures, Seminars, Workshops, Roundtables, Symposia, Summer Programs, and Conference Announcements that have been posted to H-SAWH.  As new networks move into the Commons, the page will expand its criteria to bring related announcements into the collection.

Title Categories Keywords Post date
Conference - PICTURING ROYAL CHARISMA IN THE NEAR EAST Conference kingship, Middle East, Hebrew University of Jerusalem 12/15/2014 - 8:58pm
LIVING IN A TOXIC WORLD (1800-2000). REGISTRATION OPENED FOR SPRING SCHOOL Workshop environmental history and policy, Toxic Bodies, regulation, activism, industry 12/15/2014 - 7:25pm
CFP: The Specter of Peace in Histories of Violence, August 14-15, 2015 violence, Conference, Caribbean Peace, violence, Caribbean, colonial Americas 12/15/2014 - 5:48pm
Altered States: Configuring Madness in Caribbean Literature (Liège, Belgium, 23-24 April 2015) Conference, Literature symposium; Caribbean literature; madness 12/15/2014 - 5:47pm
ISSF Roundtable 7-8 on Conservative Internationalism: Armed Diplomacy under Jefferson, Polk, Truman, and Reagan ISSF, Roundtable, Roundtables conservative internationalism, Reagan, Truman, Polk, Jefferson 12/15/2014 - 11:50am
Kyoto Lectures: Zwigenberg on Hiroshima, the Holocaust and the Rise of Global Memory Culture, December 16 at 6 pm Lecture Hiroshima, Holocaust, memory, Zwigenberg 12/12/2014 - 4:31pm
Early Modern Japan Network Annual Meeting at the AAS Conference, Research early modern Japan Network, Annual Meeting 2015, Japanese History / Studies, Association for Asian Studies Annual Meeting 12/10/2014 - 10:27pm
LECTURE: Michael Cucek, Japanese politics and policy: the agenda for 2015 Lecture Japanese politics, Temple University Japan 12/10/2014 - 4:48pm
Reminder: Public Lecture "Beyond the Binary: Representations of Gender in Anime" Lecture anime, Gender, manga, popular culture, japan 12/10/2014 - 4:43pm
ANN: Media Workshop: "Arab Media & Violence" Workshop media, Arab World 12/10/2014 - 12:14pm


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New Brill Publication: Al-Ḥīra by Dr. Isabel Toral-Niehoff


I hope that you are all well! I am delighted to share with you the recent Brill publication on 'Al-Ḥīra':

'Toral-Niehoff, Isabel. Al-Ḥīra: Eine arabische Kulturmetropole im spätantiken Kontext. Leiden: Brill, 2014, xviii + 251 p, €103.'

Brill link: http://www.brill.com/al-ira

WHO Global Health Histories Seminars 2015: Programme Confirmed

2015 heralds an exciting new Global Health Histories seminar programme and some wonderful speakers. As in previous years each event will be broadcast live online, with registration links appearing closer to each event (details will be posted at www.who.int/global_health_histories/en/).

CFA: HBI SEMINAR SERIES : Fresh Voices: Jewish Women Writers from North America - Scholar in Residence Program - Spring 2016

The HBI (Hadassah-Brandeis Institute) invites proposals for our 2016 residential spring seminar focused on Jewish Women Writers from North America. North American Jewish women writers of fiction, and international academics and scholars whose work analyzes North American fiction that explores Jewishness and gender, are invited to apply to participate in the HBI's themed Spring Scholar in Residence Program.

CFP: Seeking one more panelist for panel on gender, class, and citizenship for NACBS 2015

I am putting together a panel focused on the intersections of gender, class, and citizenship in nineteenth- and twentieth-century Britain and Empire for the North American Conference on British Studies to be held in Little Rock, Arkansas on 13-15 of November 2015. 

If interested please email a short explanation of the paper and its title to jmabne2@g.uky.edu.