DEEP DECOLONIZATION: Latin America and the Connected Histories of the Postcolonial World

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 17, 2016 to March 18, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Area Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, World History / Studies

The School of Advanced Study is delighted to make a clarion call to scholars everywhere to gather in London to consider the key place of Latin America in the connected making of the postcolonial world.  Although Latin America clearly was a vanguard of global decolonization in the modern age, this deep historical fact is largely ignored or downplayed in the Anglophone world, where decolonization is provincially understood to be a post-war, twentieth-century phenomenon.  Our collective conference task is to map not only the ways and means by which Latin American and Caribbean decolonizati

Confluence and Divergence in the Portuguese Speaking World: An Interdisciplinary Conference Hosted by Kennesaw State University in partnership with the Georgia Afro-Brazilian Consortium

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
February 11, 2016 to February 12, 2016
Location: 
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Environmental History / Studies, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies

Conference Description: This conference will examine the diverse and unique confluence of aesthetic, cultural, economic, environmental, literary, political, and social influences within the Portuguese Speaking World. It especially seeks papers that emphasize intercultural and interdisciplinary perspectives which work to expand understanding of the challenges, changes, and alternatives facing these countries and their relationships to each other as well as with the broader world.

Call for Papers: The Uses of Justice and Legal Pluralism

Type: 
Call for Papers
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Economic History / Studies, Law and Legal History, World History / Studies, Social History / Studies

THE USES OF JUSTICE AND LEGAL PLURALISM

A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE 1600-1900

 

International Conference • University of Leiden, the Netherlands, March 17-18, 2016

 

Call for Papers: The Southern Quarterly

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
September 30, 2015
Location: 
Mississippi, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Area Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Literature, Social Sciences

The Southern Quarterly solicits carefully documented scholarly essays for a general issue. We are particularly eager to receive manuscripts dealing with Southern literature, history (especially with the post bellum South), music, art, and foodways. Manuscripts should run between 20-25 pages (double-spaced) and follow the MLA style of documentation.

 

FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES, ADEKUNLE AJASIN UNIVERSITY, AKUNGBA-AKOKO, ONDO STATE, NIGERIA

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 25, 2015
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Humanities, World History / Studies, Contemporary History, Area Studies

FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES, ADEKUNLE AJASIN UNIVERSITY, AKUNGBA-AKOKO, ONDO STATE, NIGERIA.

                                                                                           IN COLLABORATION WITH

                                                                          THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF NIGERIA (HSN)

CALL FOR PAPERS

Theme: Democracy, Terrorism and Development

Date: November 25 – 27, 2015

Appalachian Symposium, Sept 9-10, Berea KY

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 9, 2015 to September 10, 2015
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Area Studies, Composition & Rhetoric, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities

The Appalachian Symposium 2015
September 9-10

Berea College, Berea, Kentucky

All events are free and open to the public. Two days of public conversations about literature, Appalachia, and much more on the historic campus of Berea College. Plenty of room at all events - except for master classes, where space is somewhat limited, so show up in time to secure your seat. No registration required. Just show up and listen to these interesting public conversations.

American Philosophical Society Franklin Research Grants

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
October 1, 2015
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Archaeology, Area Studies, Classical Studies, Modern European History / Studies

Franklin Research Grants

Scope

This program of small grants to scholars is intended to support the cost of research leading to publication in all areas of knowledge. The Franklin program is particularly designed to help meet the cost of travel to libraries and archives for research purposes; the purchase of microfilm, photocopies or equivalent research materials; the costs associated with fieldwork; or laboratory research expenses. 

Eligibility

Big Data Call for Paper

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 31, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Area Studies, Business History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies
Call for papers

 

 

CFP: "Crossroads and Transgressions: Cormac McCarthy Between Worlds"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Area Studies, Humanities, Literature, Popular Culture Studies

Crossroads and Transgressions: Cormac McCarthy Between Worlds

An International Symposium

July 7-9, 2016

JFK Institute, Freie Universität Berlin

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