Geographies and Imaginaries. The construction of space in Northern Europe (Strasbourg, France)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 31, 2018
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Nationalism History / Studies

In recent years, the concept of space has started to regain a central position in historical and literary research.
Evidence of this can be found in the increasing interest in the exploration of the material reality of space, but
also, and perhaps more importantly, in its cultural and communicational construction as a network of
symbols and signs. The effects of such « imagined geographies » are perceivable on different levels and affect

Political Violence in Syria: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 13, 2018 to September 14, 2018
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Political Science, Arabic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Area Studies, Contemporary History

Political Violence in Syria: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

CONFERENCE PROGRAM

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)

American Comparative Literature Association Panel: The Post-Historic Moment of Late Capitalist Culture - Synchronicity and the Politics of the Untimely

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 7, 2019 to March 10, 2019
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Literature, Philosophy, Popular Culture Studies

Time is a corporate asset now. (Delillo, Cosmopolis).

 

Call for Applications: Transregional Academy "Histories of Migrant Knowledges in and across the Transpacific: Agencies, Scales, Translations"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 28, 2019 to June 4, 2019
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Political Science, Literature, Humanities, Area Studies, World History / Studies

The Forum Transregionale Studien and the Max Weber Stiftung – German Humanities Institutes Abroad in cooperation with the Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute Washington DC (GHI West) at UC Berkeley, The Maria Sibylla Merian Center for Advanced Latin American Studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences (CALAS), and the Institute of European Studies, UC Berkeley, invite scholars with an interest in history from all fields, including history, literary studies, geography, environmental humanities, sociology, political science, anthropology, ethnic studies, economics, or

CfP: Crafting the Long Tomorrow @ Biosphere 2 (AZ) w/ Rachel Carson Center

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 22, 2018
Location: 
Arizona, United States
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Humanities, Urban Design and Planning, Graduate Studies, Area Studies

DEADLINE EXTENDED. OF THE INDIES: TOWARD A GLOBAL HISTORY OF KNOWLEDGE

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 8, 2019 to April 10, 2019
Location: 
Spain
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, World History / Studies

Restating Orientalism: Panel Discussion with Professor Hallaq at LSE

Type: 
Event
Date: 
October 4, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Humanities, Intellectual History, Philosophy, Area Studies

Panel Discussion with Professor Wael Hallaq on his recent book at LSE, October 4, 2018.

Sponsored by the London Comparative Political Theory Workshop, King's College London and London School of Economics.

 

CfP: Modernity and Modernism in South Asian Art (c. 1880-1947), The 11th International Convention of Asia Scholars (ICAS), Leiden 16-19 July 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 26, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Asian History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies

Dear Colleagues,

 

Call for Abstracts - 2nd INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ISRAEL AND JUDAISM STUDIES

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 27, 2018 to October 29, 2018
Location: 
Turkey
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Political History / Studies

 

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