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Call for Papers - Excursions Journal and Symposium - 'Networks'

EXCURSIONS JOURNAL 8:1

Call for Papers and Abstracts: ‘Networks’

Deadline for Symposium Abstracts: 31 July 2017

Deadline for Journal Articles: 31 October 2017

‘To operate within the matrix of power is not the same as to replicate uncritically relations of domination.’ Judith Butler, Gender Trouble (1990)

William Nelson Cromwell Foundation research grants

In 2017, the William Nelson Cromwell Foundation will make available a number of $5,000 fellowship awards to support research and writing in American legal history by early-career scholars. Early career generally includes those researching or writing a PhD dissertation (or equivalent project) and recent recipients of a graduate degree working on their first major monograph or research project.

Short-term Travel Awards @ Smithsonian's National Museum of American History (July 15)

Travel Research in Equity Collections (TREC)

Short-term Travel Awards at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History

 

To encourage use of its equity-related collections, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History offers 4 short-term travel awards for researchers to come to the Museum and use the Archives Center's 20,000 feet of archival materials. Each recipient is awarded a lump sum of $1,500 to support 10 days of research in residence.

Call for Submissions for The Menial Collection

The Menial Collection is a newly established, peer-reviewed journal of art theory and post-modernity, in the form of a pastiche of a rather problematic arts organization based in Houston, Texas, The Menil Collection. This journal is dedicated primarily to the publication of essays, papers, and interviews, which call into question what is entailed within higher-browed intellectualism, and hierarchies propagated by, as well as within, museums. 

CFP - "Navigating Complexity: Perspectives on Rare and Undiagnosed Disorders"

I am currently seeking presenters for a proposed panel for the Association of University Centers on Disabilities 2017 conference, and I welcome papers from scholars in all fields whose work relates broadly to questions of rare and undiagnosed disorders. Please see below:

Panel Title: “Navigating Complexity: Perspectives on Rare and Undiagnosed Disorders”

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