The Material Culture Caucus of the American Studies Association encourages participation in the November 8-11, 2018, Annual Meeting: “States of Emergence” in Atlanta. We welcome scholarly papers and panels that explore an expansive definition of emergence. This includes all spaces, institutions, objects and technologies that affect the formation of new identities, cultures and social roles.
To read the conference Call for Papers see: https://theasa.net/annual-meeting
The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from
4 December 2017 to 18 December 2017. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Material-Culture.
CALL FOR PAPERS
MONARCHY AND MODERNITY, 1500-1945
University of Cambridge
8-9 January, 2019
Homo pictor. Image studies and archaeology in dialogue
A Conference of the Institute for Archaeological Studies, University of Freiburg, 28–30 June 2018
Call for Papers
In 1961 Hans Jonas identified the ability to make images as a differentia specifia of humans. The term homo pictor refers to the cultural anthropological dimension and the fundamental importance of the relationship between images and humans.