French School at Athens’ one-month research fellowships for the calendar year 2019: The application deadline is
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. Deadline for submissions is October 1, 2018
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.
Place: University of Copenhagen
Special Issue Information
Genealogy is a scholarly, peer-reviewed Journal in our field, produced by international academic publishers MDPI (http://www.mdpi.com/journal/genealogy). Dr Bruce Durie is one of the Founding Editorial Board members, and has agreed to edit a Special Issue: Heraldry and Coats of Arms.
Striking Iron: An Interdisciplinary Symposium
Friday, November 9, 7pm
Saturday, November 10, 9:30am—6pm
Fowler Museum at UCLA, Lenart Auditorium
For a complete schedule and to register, visit http://ironsymposium.eventbrite.com.
This two-part symposium explores iron in the context of its history, spiritual potencies, cultural roles and meanings, and artistic possibilities in Africa and its Diasporas.
We are determined to recruit at least ten participants for our tour of Maya cities in the Yucatan (December 4-12), for which we have three registrants so far. To achieve this goal, we have reduced the price by $800 and extended our registration deadline to September 18. Please see the details about this and all our tours at archaeologychannel.org/tours. And please share this information with your contacts.
2018 – 2019 AKPIA Lecture Series, A Forum for Islamic Art & Architecture
The Indian History Congress, the representative body of professional historians in India since 1935, invites annual members to renew their membership, and new members to apply for initial membership, to be eligible to participate in the 79th Session of the annual conference, which would make them eligible to present papers, and for their papers to be considered for publication in the Proceedings of the Congress. The Venue of the IHC this year is Pune, India.