Deadline Extended to September 20: Call for individual papers, panels, or roundtables. The Association of Global South Studies annual conference will be Nov. 18-20 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The conference is a small gathering of scholars of multiple disciplines dedicated to understanding the politics, economy, history, arts, and ecology of the Global South.
This month, Bloomsbury has launched a major online module on the Arcadian Library Online platform, Europe and the Ottoman World: Diplomacy and International Relations, which contains documents originating from between 1475 and 1877. This collection contains rare and important diplomatic correspondences, treaties and accounts of ambassadorial missions. Highlights include:
Political Violence in Syria: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
Thursday 13 September 2018
15:00 Welcoming Remarks
15:10 Keynote: Lisa Wedeen, “On Uncertainty: Fake News, Post-Truth, and the Question of Judgment in Syria”
16:30 Opening panel on new research areas: Fred Lawson, Roschanack Shaery, Uğur Üngör
Friday 14 September 2018 (Location: Drift 21, room Sweelinckzaal)
Call for proposals for World Literatures panel at the Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA) convention in Washington, DC, March 21-24, 2019
The Coming-of-age Genre in the Arabic Novel
Chair: Sally Gomaa, PhD, Salve Regina University
The North Africa Caucus of the African Literature Association is seeking papers for a Special Issue of the Journal of the African Literature Association devoted to North Africa.
THE HERZOG ERNST FELLOWSHIP Programme
ASPIRANTUM is pleased to announce its second International Persian Language 2 and 3 weeks winter school in Yerevan, Armenia to take place from December 02, 2018 to December 15, 2018 (2 weeks) and December 02, 2018 to December 22, 2018 (3 weeks).
This 14 or 21 days’ winter school offers participants to master skills in written and oral modern Persian, reading and interpreting Persian texts from different periods as well as rapidly deepening their knowledge in colloquial Persian.
Submissions are being accepted for the Fourth Round of the BRAIS – De Gruyter Prize in the Study of Islam and the Muslim World.
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Greetings. Building on the success of our TAC Tour of Iran, we have expanded our tour program to include upcoming tours to Yucatan and Oman! We are registering participants for these tours now and we invite you and people in your network to join us.