2019 Salve Regina University Cultural and Historic Preservation Conference Newport, Rhode Island, October 18-19, "Preservation and Memory"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 18, 2019 to October 19, 2019
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Archaeology, Architecture and Architectural History, Historic Preservation

At its most fundamental level, preservation is about memory. Historic buildings, objects, monuments, and landscapes are all materializations of the past, and the basic challenge facing preservationists and scholars is to protect and interpret the past - in the present. Memory, however, is not a basic thing. Like all human constructs, memory is gloriously and sometimes painfully, complex, packed with a myriad of questions like “What or who is being remembered?

Call for Book Award Nominations

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
February 17, 2019 to June 15, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Archaeology, Architecture and Architectural History, Geography, Historic Preservation

The International Society for Landscapes, Place, & Material Culture (ISLPMC--formerly Pioneer America Society: Association for the Preservation of Artifacts and Landscapes) is proud to issue a call for nominations for the 2019 Fred Kniffen Book Award, and the 2019 Allen Noble Book Award.

CONF: The 2019 Interdisciplinary History of War Conference, 19 March 2019, All Souls College, Oxford

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 19, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Archaeology, Area Studies, Military History, World History / Studies, Anthropology

A collaboration between the Faculty of History at the University of Oxford and the
Sir Michael Howard Centre for the History of War at King’s College London.

19 March 2019, 9:30am–6:00pm, All Souls College, Oxford

TAC tour of Maya cities in the Yucatan, June 15-23, 2019!

Type: 
Event
Date: 
June 15, 2019 to June 23, 2019
Location: 
Mexico
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Archaeology, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies, Pre-Columbian History / Studies

The “Ancient Maya Cities of the Yucatan, Summer Solstice 2019” tour, led by 20-year archaeologist and archaeoastronomy expert, Dr. Christopher Powell, in the period June 15-23, 2019, takes us to eight different ancient Maya cities and will yield a much firmer understanding of the urban culture of that fascinating civilization than a visit to just one or two cities. Designed especially for Archaeological Legacy Institute (AlI), this Yucatan tour has many highlights. For example, Dzibilchaltun was inhabited continuously for 3000 years, all the way up to the Spanish arrival.

EAA cfp Session# 121: Current research and the development of national post-medieval archaeologies over the last 25 years

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 18, 2019
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Archaeology

Dear all, 

Please find below a cfp for the SPMA sponsored session at EAA 2019. The session is organised by Harold Mytum,  Jonas Nordin, and Eve Campbell.  We would warmly welcome submissions from H-Net members. The deadline for abstracts is 18 February 2019. 

The link to the EAA website and submissions portal is here: https://goo.gl/qF2EfN  

Kind regards, 

Eve 

Reaches of Empire: Historical Archaeology and New - Global - Insights into European Expansion, session at the 25th EAA, Bern, 4-7 September 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 15, 2019
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Archaeology, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Labor History / Studies

Dear Colleagues, 

you are cordially invited to submit your abstracts for one of the few sessions in Historical Archaeology at the 25th EAA in Bern, Switzerland.

Session: #336

Theme: Global change and archaeology

Session format: Session with keynote speaker and discussion

Title: Reaches of Empire: Historical Archaeology and New - Global - Insights into European Expansion

Content:

Introduction to Islamic Landscape Archaeology (Webinar Initiative in Islamic Material Culture)

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
March 1, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Archaeology, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Rural History / Studies

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION - February 24, 2019

START OF THE WEBINAR - March 01, 2019

This 7-week webinar serves as an introduction to the methodologies of and project designs for Islamic landscape archaeology, using an ongoing field project in the Jerusalem region. In an innovative form of instruction, the course will be taught “from the field”, making use of taped broadcasts caught by bodycam during excavation and survey.

Mobilities and Materialities: Building Bridges Between Past and Future

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 16, 2019 to October 19, 2019
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Archaeology, Asian History / Studies, European History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

International Conference of Transport, Traffic and Mobility (T²M)

H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-Announce: 21 January - 28 January

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Date: 
January 28, 2019
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Archaeology, Architecture and Architectural History, Asian History / Studies
H-Net Job Guide

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 21 January 2019 to 28 January 2019. 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.

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