CfP Panel Provincializing Disability Rights. Transnational Histories of Disability in Asia

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 9, 2018
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Human Rights, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

For the International Convention of Asian Scholars (ICAS 11, 16-19 July 2019, Leiden The Netherlands) we aim to organize a panel in which we explore the question how postcolonial thought could further inspire the writing of disability histories in Asia.

Korean Literature Association Annual Workshop

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 1, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Korean History / Studies, Literature

Reminder:

Call for Papers

Korean Literature Association Annual Workshop

“The Worlds of Korean Literature and Media”

October 26-27, 2018

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Re-Envisioning Religious Studies As A Global Discipline

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 15, 2018 to November 16, 2018
Location: 
Colorado, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Social Sciences, Asian History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies

The Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory and the University of Denver in conjunction with its partner faculty researchers abroad is sponsoring a two-day symposium prior to the American Academy of Religion meeting on the topic “Re-Envisioning Religious Studies As A Global Discipline”  The purpose of the symposium is to re-envision the field of Religious Studies as an emergent, operative, genuinely global discipline that is neither predominantly “Americocentric” nor beholden largely to, or segmented by, the specialties, topical interests, and methodologies that have pre

Call for Panelists: 2019 AAS Annual Conference, Denver, CO; March 21-24

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 20, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies

We are seeking presenters for a panel tentatively titled "Nation Building in Twentieth Century India." Historians have long examined how political figures played a key role in the emergence of free India. In this panel however, we seek to shed light on the role of social forces that lay beyond the realm of political parties. We currently have one panelist presenting material on Bihari intellectuals and their role in the building of modern Patna. A second panelist examines the contribution of Indian railwaymen to the same process in the 1939-1949 period.

Call for Manuscripts: "What Should We Know About Asia?”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 20, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies, Southeast Asian History / Studies

Education About Asia (EAA) is the peer-reviewed teaching journal of the Association for Asian Studies. Our print and online readers include undergraduate instructors as well as high school and middle school teachers. Our articles are intended to provide educators and academics in the humanities and social sciences who are often not specialists with basic understanding of Asia-related content.

The Body in Colonial India

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
July 7, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, British History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

The Body in Colonial India: July 7, 2018

Goldsmiths, The University of London

Please join us for the Body in Colonial India Colloquium. Registration is free (including lunch) but space is limited. Please register by June 29, 2018. If you are interested in registering please complete the registration form through the link below. Spaces will be held on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Event Schedule:

10:00-10:15 registration and tea/coffee

10:15-10:30: Opening remarks

Workshop: Transactions and Documentation in the Persianate World

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
July 13, 2018 to July 14, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Law and Legal History, South Asian History / Studies

Transactions and documentation in the Persianate world

Exeter, 13-14 July 2018

Freer|Sackler Talk: Traveling Monks and Cosmopolitan Buddhism by Dorothy C. Wong

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
June 23, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Asian History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

Traveling Monks and Cosmopolitan Buddhism

Dorothy C. Wong

Saturday, June 23, 2018, 2 pm

Freer Conference Room

 

Sound Culture Studies and Modernity in Asia Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 16, 2018
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Popular Culture Studies, Social History / Studies

Call for papers for the Sound Culture Studies and Modernity in Asia Conference
Organised by the Asian Sound Cultures and Modernity Project at Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

Date: 14- 15 September 2018
Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

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