H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 1 March - 8 March

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
March 8, 2021
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Ancient History, Arabic History / Studies
H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 1 March 2021 to 8 March 2021. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-Announce. See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information. To contact the Job Guide, write to jobguide@mail.h-net.org or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.

Freer and Sackler Lecture: Enduring Images: Repetition of Motifs in Ancient Near Eastern Seals

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
March 9, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Archaeology, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

Please join us on Tuesday, March 9, 12–12:40 pm for our monthly series Sneak Peek: New Research from the Freer and Sackler. This month's lecture, Enduring Images: Repetition of Motifs in Ancient Near Eastern Seals, will be presented by Antonietta Catanzariti, Robert and Arlene Kogod Secretarial Scholar and Assistant Curator for the Ancient Near East at the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, the Smithsonian's National Museum of Asian Art.

Those. Othering, Alterity, Appropriation in Ancient Art - A digital Conference at the Institute of Classical Archaeology

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 20, 2021 to May 21, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Archaeology, Classical Studies, Cultural History / Studies, World History / Studies

Concepts of others, othering, self-representation  or  opposing worlds are topics of well-known 
conferences and publications over the last decades. Due to the relevance and width of the topic, 
the  announced  event  would  like  to  continue  the  investigations  and  furthermore  consider  the 
Greeks and Romans as strangers in other cultures and the location of the ancient world in global 
history.
Dealing with others and the demarcation of the self is a determining phenomenon of human 

History of Diplomacy and Technology - Call for contributions

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
February 25, 2021 to December 31, 2021
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Diplomacy and International Relations, Digital Humanities, Ancient History, Social Sciences, Communication

 

In January 2021, DiploFoundation held the introductory session of its new series of open monthly Zoom discussions on the evolution of diplomacy and technology titled Diplomacy and Technology: A historical journey

The main aim of the series is to anchor current debates on artificial intelligence and the digital in a wider context of how humanity dealt with the emergence of new technologies in the past, and how we should/can deal with it today.  

[Diplomacy and technology: A historical journey] Prehistory: The birth of diplomacy and early ‘technologies’

Type: 
Event
Date: 
February 25, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Communication, Digital Humanities, Diplomacy and International Relations, Intellectual History

 

When did diplomatic practice start? How did our ancestors solve conflicts? Are humans biologically more prone to conflicts or cooperation?

CONF The Layered Image. Its Phenomena and Constructions in Ancient Art

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 17, 2021 to March 19, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Archaeology, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Classical Studies, Cultural History / Studies

The Layered Image. Its Phenomena and Constructions in Ancient Art

A Conference at the Institute for Classical Archaeology, University of Hamburg (online via Zoom)
Generously supported by the Gesellschaft für interdisziplinäre Bildwissenschaft e. V. (GiB) and by the Liebelt-Stiftung, Hamburg.

Organised by Jacobus Bracker, Fanny Opdenhoff and Martina Seifert.

Middle Persian (Pahlavi) Online Course

Type: 
Event
Date: 
March 31, 2021
Location: 
Armenia
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Languages, Linguistics

Armenian School of Languages and Cultures - ASPIRANTUM is organizing Middle Persian (Pahlavi) online school. The 3 weeks Pahlavi online school will start on April 19, 2021, and last till May 7, 2021. The Middle Persian language online school will help the participants become skillful in reading and interpreting Pahlavi texts.

This 3 weeks Middle Persian online school will be organized on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays each week (4 days each week, 12 days during three weeks) and will include 42 hours of intensive Middle Persian teaching (3.5 hours during each day). 

CONF: Matrix of Mobility: Networks of Objects and Exchange (online, 4–5 Mar 21)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 4, 2021 to March 5, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Ancient History, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Islamic History / Studies

Online, 4–5 March 21
Free Registration: https://matrixofmobility.com/

"Mobility and Borders in the Ancient Near East" (ASOR 2021)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 15, 2021 to March 15, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Borderlands, Geography, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Anthropology

ASOR Annual Meeting (In-Person and Virtual Components)

"Cultures of Mobility and Borders in the Ancient Near East"

CFP Buddhism in Pakistan

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 11, 2021
Location: 
Pakistan
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Archaeology, Asian History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, South Asian History / Studies

The Silk Road Centre in collaboration with Taxila Institute of Asian Civilizations and Quaid-i-Azam University is organizing an international conference on Buddhism in Pakistan along with an art festival and sacred Buddhist site visits to promote the understanding and value of Buddhist heritage that flourished here between the 3rd century BCE and 10th century CE in contemporary Pakistan. The conference will be held in Islamabad from October 11-12, 2021. We are now accepting abstracts for the conference as well as art projects.

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