MLA 2020 CFP: Sino-French Exchanges in the Long Nineteenth Century

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 9, 2020 to January 12, 2020
Location: 
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, French History / Studies, Literature

MLA 2020 Call for Papers

 

Sino-French Exchanges in the Long Nineteenth Century

 

DEADLINE EXTENDED CFP: Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora (ASWAD) 2019 Conference (DEADLINE - MAR 1, 2019)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2019
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, African History / Studies, American History / Studies, Anthropology, Area Studies

Call for Papers:  Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora

10th Biennial Conference, November 5-9, 2019

The College of William & Mary

Williamsburg, Virginia, USA

 

THE INVENTION OF HUMBOLDT

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 12, 2019 to August 13, 2019
Location: 
Ecuador
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

The image of Humboldt as a towering genius in the wilderness is largely an invention or fabrication.   Humboldt did not invent nature in a flash on the snowy slopes of Chimborazo.  Many of the Prussian aristocrat’s central contentions were derivative or experiential, while others were sharply contested if not flatly rejected, often for good reason.  Recent scholarship suggests that Humboldt’s itineraries, collections, concepts an

CFP: Appalachian/Carpathian International Conference: Making Place: Transitional and Post-Industrial Development in Mountain Communities (Romania, October 7-11, 2019)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 1, 2019
Location: 
Romania
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Area Studies, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies

We invite participation in an International Conference (Romania, October 7-11, 2019) being supported by the Transilvania University of Brașov; Romanian--U.S. Fulbright Commission; the University of Kentucky Appalachian Center and Appalachian Studies Program; Radford University; and distinguished Appalachian Studies scholars from the U.S.A.

Searching for panelists for Global Diasporas panel at AHA 2020

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 6, 2019 to February 9, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, World History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

I am putting together, alongside Dr. Shahla Hussain, a panel on Global Diasporas for AHA 2020 and we are looking for other scholars who may be interested in joining our panel to present a paper.

We are broadly interested in imaginings of belonging beyond territorial boundaries, post-colonial politics surrounding diasporas, and the importance of transnational frameworks. 

If interested, please email me at ly2362@columbia.edu by end of day February 8, 2019.

World Literature - Northeast Popular/American Culture Association Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 1, 2019
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Humanities, Literature, Popular Culture Studies

The World Literature area for the 2019 Northeast Popular/American Culture Association conference is accepting paper proposals from faculty and graduate students. NEPCA’s 2018 annual conference will be held from Friday, November 15-Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside Hotel in Portsmouth, NH.

Amos E. Simpson Travel Awards--Louisiana Historical Association

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
March 1, 2019
Location: 
Louisiana, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Area Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Social History / Studies

LHA Travel Awards

The Louisiana Historical Association will offer two short-term travel awards for 2019. Each grant will provide a stipend of $1,500 for research in Louisiana archives and collections. These grants are designed to assist scholars interested in Louisiana history, for whom distance and expense present a substantial obstacle to research in the state's rich archives. Complete applications are due by March 1, 2019, for travel between May 1, 2019 and September 15, 2019.

Eligibility

Call for Applications – IU IAS Summer Repository Research Fellowship

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
March 8, 2019
Location: 
Indiana, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, African American History / Studies, Area Studies, Sexuality Studies, Music and Music History

The Indiana University Institute for Advanced Study is now accepting applications for its 2019 Summer Repository Research Fellowship (SRRF). This program funds a two-week residential fellowship for a community scholar or faculty member from outside Indiana University Bloomington to conduct in-depth research in the collections of one or more of our partner repositories.

Papers on Inner Asia - Announcing the relaunch of the publication series

Type: 
Journal
Location: 
Indiana, United States
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Islamic History / Studies, Area Studies, Asian History / Studies, Linguistics

Papers on Inner Asia is a refereed occasional paper series focused on the history, language, literature, and culture of Inner Asia. Initially published between 1986 and 2007 (in 40 issues) under the editorship of Yuri Bregel, PIA was known worldwide as a unique and significant publication series in Central Asian, Inner Asian, Tibetan, Mongolian, Turkic, and Iranian Studies.

 

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