Costume Institute’s Irene Lewisohn Costume Reference Library
The conference will explore the social, historical and cultural dimensions of medicine. It will promote an interdisciplinary perspective on health, illness, health care and the body. The conference will also focus on the issues relevant to medical knowledge, public health policy, the experience of being ill and of caring for those who are ill.
Papers are invited on topics related, but not limited, to:
history of medicine
sociology of medicine
Memorizing the Future: Collecting in the 21st Century, Vanderbilt University, Nashville/TN
Striking Iron: An Interdisciplinary Symposium
Friday, November 9, 7pm
Saturday, November 10, 9:30am—6pm
Fowler Museum at UCLA, Lenart Auditorium
For a complete schedule and to register, visit http://ironsymposium.eventbrite.com.
This two-part symposium explores iron in the context of its history, spiritual potencies, cultural roles and meanings, and artistic possibilities in Africa and its Diasporas.
Cfp: Panel on Museums and heritage politics in Contemporary South Asia
for DGA Conference on Contemporary Asia, Wurzburg, Germany, 3-5 April 2019
Panel organised by: Kanika Singh, Ashoka University
Paper submission@ http://dga-conference.de/call-for-papers/029sa/
Jen Sweeney (Bard College), Nigel Lezama (Brock University) & Jess Clark (Brock University) are co-organizing a small series of critical fashion and luxury studies interventions and events at NeMLA in Washington, DC, from March 21 to 24, 2019. We are seeking 200-word proposals from speakers for the following panel and round table:
Power Dressing: Counter-Hegemonic Practices in Fashion And Luxury
ACLA 2019: Revisions of Fascism: History, Aesthetics, and Affect
***This is a call for papers for a seminar to be held at the ACLA (American Comparative Literature Association) Annual Meeting (March 7-10, 2019) in Washington, D.C.***
CLIR is currently accepting applications for the 2019-2020 Mellon Fellowships for Dissertation Research in Original Sources. The deadline for submission of application materials is Tuesday, December 4, 2018.
The purposes of this fellowship program are to:
The deadline for submission for the Platform symposium on theatre, dance, and performance art criticism on 23 November 2018 has been extended to 24 September 2018. (Please see CFP below).