The Comics Arts Conference is now accepting 100 to 200 word abstracts for papers, presentations, and panels taking a critical or historical perspective on comics (juxtaposed images in sequence) for a meeting of scholars and professionals at WonderCon, March 29-31, 2019, in Anaheim, CA. We seek proposals from a broad range of disciplinary and theoretical perspectives and welcome the participation of academic and independent scholars.
28th International Conference on Pediatrics Health
August 12-14, 2019 Rome, Italy
Holiday Inn Rome
Eur Parco dei Medici Via le
Castello della Magliana, 65 00148 Roma, Italia
Welcome to our 28th International Conference on Pediatrics Health! Pediatrics Health 2019 is an extraordinary event which brings together a unique and international mix of large and medium companies, leading universities, research institutions and hospitals in the field of Pediatrics to the historical city of Rome, Italy.
Specialists of adolescence and youth tend to consider these life stages as valuable barometers of social change. Indeed, new trends in society can be observed through the prism of young people who today find themselves under the spotlight as never before. At the same time, all over the planet, tremendous changes in everyday life can be witnessed currently.
Call for Papers
Children’s/Young Adult Literature and Culture
Seeking scholars to join a panel on the formative experiences of southern women activists for the November 2019 meeting of the Southern Historical Association in Louisville, Kentucky. Current panelists explore the coming-of-age experiences of African American lawyer Elreta Alexander and social work educator Sophonisba Breckinridge. Seeking chair/commentator and additional panelist. Deadline for submission is Sept. 15, 2018. Please contact Anya Jabour by Sept. 10, 2018.
Tim Cole, Dan Stone & Gábor Kádár
Mon 22 Oct 2018
Time: 6pm - 8pm
Every tenth victim of the Holocaust was a Hungarian citizen, a victim group constituting half a million people. Among them, more than one hundred thousand were children and teenagers. Most of their names and stories are unknown. Although Anne Frank, one of the most well-known victims of the Holocaust, was herself a child, the perspectives and experiences of child victims (Hungarians and others) are often marginal in mainstream Holocaust research, education and remembrance.
Robin P. Chapdelaine and Lara Putnam are seeking contributors for an edited collection or journal special issue focused on child labor during the years leading up to independence in various colonies. We invite scholars to submit a 400 word abstract and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 2nd, 2018. The 2-day workshop will be held March 29th-30th.