Biocultural Dimensions of Everyday life. International Seminar of CORPUS. May 5th-7th Cordoba 2016 (Spain)

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Call for Papers
April 12, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, History Education, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Indigenous Studies

CORPUS International Group for the Cultural Studies of the Body organizes an international seminar 'Biocultural Dimensions of Everyday life' with the support of the University of Cordoba (Spain) on May 5th-7th. The present seminar is the continuation of the symposium Bodies in action. The Biocultural Dimensions of the Everyday life that was held within the framework of the 4th Congress on Latin American Anthropology (Mexico, 2015).

We invite to this seminar Biocultural Dimensions of the Everyday life researchers interested in the study of the body, of the human embodiment, of the techniques of the body, of the linkages between bodily action and material culture, of the human/animal co-actions, of the nutrition, of the health, of the bodily education, of the dance, of the sexuality and of other fragments of everyday life that invite to think about the complexity of the human being-in-the-world.

The proposals must include an abstract (150-300 words) and a current CV. The deadline for receiving presentations is April, 12th 2016. Presentations should be delivered preferably in English or Spanish. However, proposals in French and Portuguese will also be considered.

 Proposals must be sent to Frédéric Duhart ( & Almudena Villegas Becerril (


Contact Info: 

Frédéric Duhart

Faculty of Gastronomic Sciences of the Mondragon University

Basque Culinary Center

Paseo Juan Avelino Barriola, 101

20009 Donostia San Sebastian