Narratives of Displacement International Conference “Navigating Borders: Immigration, Refugeeism and Citizenship”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 13, 2018 to October 14, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Human Rights, Law and Legal History, Social History / Studies, World History / Studies

The conference seeks to explore the narratives of displacement and to demonstrate the validity of a cross-disciplinary approach which brings together the historical, cultural, social and literary expertise in the handling of text. The conference will particularly focus on time and space representations and on treatment of the theme of cultural ambivalence and identity conflict. The subject of displacement will be regarded as both a migration, voluntary or forced, and a sense of being socially or culturally “out of place”.

Papers are invited on topics related, but not limited, to:

2019 J.I. Staley Prize Nominations Sought

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
October 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Archaeology, Linguistics, Social Sciences, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The School for Advanced Research is currently taking nominations for the 2019 J.I. Staley Prize for a book that exemplifies outstanding scholarship and writing in anthropology.

The award recognizes innovative works that go beyond traditional frontiers and dominant schools of thought in anthropology and add new dimensions to our understanding of the human species. It honors books that cross subdisciplinary boundaries within anthropology and reach out in new and expanded interdisciplinary directions.

Reminder: POEM Opening Conference "Participatory Memory Practices: Connectivities, Empowerment, and Recognition of Cultural Heritages in Mediatized Memory Ecologies" (13.-14.12.2018, Hamburg)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Digital Humanities, Humanities, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Social Sciences

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Framing the Global Conference, Indiana University Bloomington

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 27, 2018 to September 29, 2018
Location: 
Indiana, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Sociology, World History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations

Framing the Global, an initiative of the Indiana University Center for the Study of Global Change and Indiana University Press, funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, will host its second international conference in September 2018. Through the research of our fifteen fellows and our ongoing book series, Framing the Global continues to carve out a vital intellectual space for critical and grounded global studies.

The Framing the Global conference will explore new analytical frameworks for global studies as well as innovative pedagogy for the field.

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 6 August - 13 August

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
August 13, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Anthropology, Archaeology
H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 6 August 2018 to 13 August 2018. 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.msu.edu or call +1-517-432-5134 between 9 am and 5 pm US Eastern time.

II Annual International Conference of Caesurae Collective Society on "Translation across Borders: Genres and Geographies"

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 9, 2018 to October 11, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Humanities, Languages, Literature, South Asian History / Studies

Call for Papers

Translation Across Borders: Genres and Geographies

CfP: The “Ethical” and the “Everyday”: Interrogating analytical turns for/in the study of Islam and Muslims in Europe (29th-30th November 2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 29, 2018 to November 30, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Islamic History / Studies, Research and Methodology, Social Sciences, Sociology

 

 

International Conference on Ecocriticism and Environmental Studies

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 20, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Animal Studies, Anthropology, Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Historic Preservation

Ecocriticism plays a significant role in shaping environmental consciousness. Representations of nature’s agency become central to many studies conducted in literature, culture studies, philosophy, history, sociology or political science. This conference aims to explore the relationship between the physical environment and text in its broader meaning as well as analyse the social concerns raised by environmental crisis.

Conference panels will be related, but not limited, to:

Anthropology of the Contemporary Middle East and Central Eurasia (ACME) : Recruiting Book Review Editor and Film Review Editor

Type: 
Journal
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Area Studies, Middle East History / Studies

The journal Anthropology of the Contemporary Middle East and Central Eurasia (ACME) is looking to recruit a new Book Review Editor and a new Film Review Editor, with the first contributed work to appear in Volume 5(1), Summer 2017/18.

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