Date:Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Time:7:00 - 9:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.)
Modernism in Literature and the Arts: East and West
“Staying as I am,
One foot in one country and the other in another,
I find my condition to be very happy,
in that it is free
. --- Rene Descartes, Letter to Elisabeth Bohemia, July 1648”
The IH Grad Con Committee welcomes proposals from all students conducting scholarship within the humanities, with special focus on graduate student research. While proposals that respond directly to the conference theme are encouraged, all topics regardless of region, temporality, or discipline will be considered in order to ensure cross-disciplinary dialogue. Abstracts addressing this year’s theme may take the form of individual presentations, research posters, and panel proposals.
American Comparative Literature Association 2019 Annual Meeting
The Center on Religion and Chinese Society at Purdue University invites papers that examine the relationship between Christianity and social activism in Chinese societies. We welcome both scholarly research papers of empirical or historical studies and personal reflection papers by Christian social activists.
Japan Studies Association (USA) is pleased to invite proposals for individual presentations and themed panels for our 25th Annivesary Annual Conference to take place in Honolulu, Hawai'i on January 3-5, 2019. Proposal submission deadline: September 24, 2018. Access the sumbission portal: http://www.japanstudies.org/submit-jsa-conference-proposal.html
I edit a book series for Praeger Publishers entitled Racism in American Institutions (RAI) and am seeking book proposals for new titles in the series. The basic aim of the RAI series is to explore institutional and structural racism from a variety of vantage points and through a multiracial or multiethnic lens.
CFP Issue 6.1 - Reminder
Displaced Subjects: Human Rights, Humanitarianism, and Critical Refugee Studies
Edited by Tina Chen (Penn State) and Cathy Schlund-Vials (University of CT-Storrs)
Dear esteemed colleagues,