CfP: Empires: Towards a Global History

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 3, 2017
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies, World History / Studies

Empires: Towards a Global History

The proposed conference is premised on the idea that empires drew their strength from a global systemic architecture of hegemony and dominance.  The objective of the conference is designed to emphasize how imperial interactions served to reinforce empires within their global scaffolding. “Towards a Global History of Empires” seeks to delineate different strands and interconnected themes that explain both empires’ persistence as well as their mutations over time.

The themes that we propose for the conference shall include:

Call for Papers: The Poverty of Academia: Exploring the (Intersectional) Realities of Working Class Academics

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 1, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Labor History / Studies, Social Sciences

Call for Papers: The Journal of Working-Class Studies

 

Special Issue, December 2017: The Poverty of Academia: Exploring the (Intersectional) Realities of Working Class Academics

 

Thinking Through and Beyond Catastrophe: Composing for a Common, Livable World

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 31, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Composition & Rhetoric, Environmental History / Studies, Teaching and Learning, Area Studies

CFP: How is it Possible to Think Through and Beyond Catastrophe?

Roseberry-Nash Graduate Student Paper Prize

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
August 1, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Area Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

ROSEBERRY-NASH GRADUATE STUDENT AWARD COMPETITION 2017 CALL FOR PAPERS

 

The Society for Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology invites submission of papers for our Seventh Annual Roseberry-Nash Student Paper Contest. The competition honors the work of two distinguished anthropologists, June Nash and the late William Roseberry for their multiple contributions to the anthropological understanding of Latin America. The award will be presented at the next AAA meetings in Washington, DC November 29-December 3, 2017.

 

Family, Kinship, and Historical Data: An International Workshop on Recent Developments in East-Central and Southeast Europe

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
August 25, 2017 to August 26, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Demographic History / Studies, European History / Studies, Research and Methodology, Social History / Studies

 

 

Family, Kinship, and Historical Data: An International Workshop on Recent Developments in East-Central and Southeast Europe

 

Organizer: Centre for Population Studies, Babeș-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania

25th – 26th of August, 2017

Cluj-Napoca, Romania

 

Call for Papers: Questioning South Asia Conference, Habib University, Karachi

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 22, 2017 to November 24, 2017
Location: 
Pakistan
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Research and Methodology, Social Sciences, South Asian History / Studies, Humanities

Conference Website: habib.edu.pk/questioningsouthasia/
Abstract Submission Deadline: June 15, 2017
Contact: qsa@habib.edu.pk

Habib University invites paper and panel submissions for the Questioning South Asia Conference in November 2017.

Kulturökologie und ökologische Kulturen in der Großregion

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 1, 2017 to June 2, 2017
Location: 
Luxembourg
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Literature, Sociology

Cultural ecology and ecological cultures in the Greater Region
Transdisciplinary conference organised by Jeanne E. Glesener, Christiane Solte-Gresser and Sébastian Thiltges

Programme

Thursday, 1st June 2017 – Natur Musée Luxembourg
09:15 Welcome
09:30 Introduction by Sébastian Thiltges
10:00 Keynote 1: Marco Schank, „Was kann die Literatur zur Lösung ökologischer Probleme beitragen?“
10:45 Coffee break 
11:00 New environmental challenges (Chair: Sébastian Thiltges)

Call for Papers: Present Past: Time, Memory, and the Negotiation of Historical Justice

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 20, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Public History

6th Annual Conference of the Historical Dialogues, Justice, and Memory Network

 

Present Past:  Time, Memory, and the Negotiation of Historical Justice

December 7-9, 2017

Columbia University, New York City

DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION EXTENDED TO JUNE 20, 2017!

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Opportunities in Israel - Informational Webinar on May 18th

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
May 18, 2017
Location: 
Israel
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Graduate Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies

On May 18th, the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program will host a webinar to examine the range of Fulbright opportunities available to teach and conduct research in Israel. The Senior Scholar and Postdoctoral Fellowships are open to American scholars in all academic disciplines. During the interactive session, we will discuss relevant application tips and highlight examples of successful projects.

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