Discussions

CFP: Deadline Approaching! -Material Culture Caucus, American Studies Association Annual Conference | States of Emergence | November 2018, Atlanta

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

CFP Homo pictor. Image studies and archaeology in dialogue

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.

Pages

Subscribe to H-Material-Culture: Discussions