Reinterpreting the Islamic medina, New perspectives on linking and distancing of spaces

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 15, 2015 to October 31, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies, Social Sciences, Architecture and Architectural History, Islamic History / Studies

CALL FOR PAPER PROPOSAL, 13th International Conference on Urban History

19th-century Photography: Call for Submissions

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 1, 2015 to November 7, 2015
Location: 
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Archival Science, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Film and Film History

The New England Archivists (NEA) is working in collaboration with the Journal of Contemporary Archival Studies (JCAS) to publish original articles on the topic of 19th-century photography collections and techniques. The JCAS will select submissions for a special issue to be published online in conjunction with the NEA Fall 2015 Meeting focusing on 19th-century photography to be held in Providence, Rhode Island, on November 7, 2015.

Sophia U. ICC Lecture Series with Dr. Jonathan M Hall on Yatô Tamotsu, the Japanese Photographic Male Nude, and Future Gay Nostalgia

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
July 10, 2015
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Asian History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Fine Arts

Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture Lecture Series 2015

Yatô Tamotsu, the Japanese Photographic Male Nude, and Future Gay Nostalgia

Jonathan M Hall (Assistant Professor of Media Studies, Pomona College)

Reconsidering the Political in Contemporary History: Social Practices and Material Cultures in Cold War Western Europe

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 1, 2015
Subject Fields: 
Political History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

Recent studies have demonstrated the potential of a constructivist approach towards the political history of Cold War Western Europe. Expanding on the works of thinkers such as Pierre Bourdieu and Michel Foucault, historians demonstrate that we need to understand the political as a communicative space shaped by verbal and performative interaction. They argue that various acts of communication constantly reconfigured the boundaries of what is considered as political.

Special Issue on 21st Century Film and Television

Type: 
Call for Papers
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

The Projector is developing a special (potentially double) issue on the evolving roles of television and film in the twenty-first century. The issue(s) will feature research that illuminates cultural, aesthetic, or material aspects of contemporary popular media, which is created, interpreted, and recreated in an environment filled with interactive channels, where films, television-streaming programming, and news of the day are “events” shaped by forces ranging from corporate entities to celebrities to active members of participatory culture.

Art as Information: Plans, Maps, Diagrams and Algorithms (UAAC session, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Nov.5-7, 2015)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 15, 2015
Location: 
California, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Geography

Call for papers for group session: Art as Information: Plans, Maps, Diagrams and Algorithms for the 2015 UAAC (University Art Association of Canada) conference at NSCAD University (Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University), Halifax, on November 5–7.

CFP « Azincourt or Agincourt : Remembering and Representing the Hundred Years War » (deadline 28 August 2015) 6 November 2015, University of Toulouse, France.

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 28, 2015
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Military History, Diplomacy and International Relations, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

CFP « Azincourt or Agincourt : Remembering and Representing the Hundred Years War », 6 November 2015, University of Toulouse, France.

Commemorating Painful Pasts through Performative Practices

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 24, 2015
Location: 
Sweden
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Dance and History of Dance, Cultural History / Studies, Fine Arts, Film and Film History

Commemorating Painful Pasts through Performative Practices

Hosted by the Department of Culture and Aesthetics, Stockholm University, Sweden, 15 -17 June 2016

Paper Points North, the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Friends of Dard Hunter

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 22, 2015 to October 25, 2015
Location: 
Alberta, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Fine Arts, Canadian History / Studies

 

You are invited to Paper Points North, the 2015 Annual Meeting of the Friends of Dard Hunter, held in the beautiful Alberta Rockies at the internationally recognized Banff Centre. Enjoy a long weekend of conversation and activities filled with handmade paper!

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