CFP: Transnationalism and Subjectivity: Across Media and Beyond Area (Seminar at ACLA 2019)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 20, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

It would be difficult to overestimate the intimate links between the formations of the modern nation-state, the transformations of modern media (film, photography, literature, audio recordings, fiber optics), and the notion of “the subject” (however one might interpret the terms “subject” or “subjectivity”).

Accepting Applications for Association of Asian Studies (AAS)/Northeast Asia Council (NEAC) Korean Studies Grants

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
October 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Asian History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Research and Methodology

Dear AAS Members Interested in Korea,

Studying East and Southeast Europe as Area Studies: Paradigms - Themes - Methods for the 21st Century

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 25, 2018 to October 27, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Eastern Europe History / Studies, Area Studies

 

The Fifth Annual Conference of the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies will take place in Munich (Germany) 25-27 October 2018.

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

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