Circus and Beyond. Rethinking the History of Popular Entertainment

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
May 11, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Local History, Popular Culture Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

In 2018, different institutions in the UK will celebrate the 250​th anniversary of the modern circus under the label Circus250. The conference ​'The Circus and Beyond' will take this opportunity to explore the historical impacts of the circus, aiming to discuss new ways to contextualise these entertainments. It endeavours to bring together scholars interested in various aspects of circus, as a phenomenon as well as a form of performance, during the nineteenth and the twentieth centuries.

Artikel für das GFL-Journal (http://www.gfl-journal.de/) Internet-Ausgabe Dezember 2018

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
May 20, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Humanities, Film and Film History, Teaching and Learning

 

Literarische und filmische Alteritätsdarstellungen und ihre didaktische Aufbereitung für den DaZ-/DaF-Unterricht

HONG KONG STUDIES—Issue 3 (Spring 2019) Call for Papers—Special Section on Orientalism Forty Years on; and General Research Papers

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Humanities, Literature

 

HONG KONG STUDIES—Issue 3 (Spring 2019) Call for Papers—Special Section on Orientalism Forty Years on; and General Research Papers

The first bilingual and interdisciplinary academic journal on Hong Kong, Hong Kong Studies (Chinese University Press), is now accepting articles for Issue 3 (scheduled for publication in Spring 2019), which will comprise both general research articles on Hong Kong and a special section on Edward Said’s Orientalism.

(CFP) One century of Diaspora: reflection day about emigration public policies (Lisbon, 30 Oct 2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2018
Location: 
Portugal
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies

One century of Diaspora: reflection day about emigration public policies

30 October 2018

Lisbon (Sociedade de Geografia de Lisboa)

In the beginning of September 2017, the Council of Europe presented a parliamentary network in order to stimulate the debate about policies of Diasporas between 47 Member-States of the Council. The aim is to promote a concerted and an adequate answer to the situation of the current migration, in the name of the interdependency and of the solidarity between the North and the South.

Deadlines Closing: Workshop on Health and Materiality: Histories of Health, Medicine and Trade across Cultures, 1600-2000

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 14, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, World History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

Call for Papers:

8-10 November, 2018

Picasso and History

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 30, 2018
Location: 
Spain
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Social History / Studies

IV International Congress: Picasso and History

Call for Papers

The Museo Picasso Málaga will host the Fourth International Congress on Pablo Picasso on the ninth, tenth and eleventh of October 2018, in the city of Málaga. Thanks to the initiative of the Musée national Picasso-Paris, since 2015 the congress has offered an annual forum where recent academic studies on Picasso’s work, stature and sociocultural context are presented and debated.

SCA Node-Workshop 'Displacements in South Asia: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives'

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
April 20, 2018 to April 21, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Sociology, Anthropology, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies

We are pleased to announce that the Kolkata node workshop 'Displacements in South Asia: Historical and Contemporary Perspective' organised as a local node of the Society for Cultural Anthropology's (SCA) virtual conference 'Displacements', will be held at Jadunath Bhavan Museum and Resource Centre,10 Lake Terrace, Ballygunge, Kolkata 700029, on April 20, Friday from 9:30am -

CfP: International Organizations and Decolonization in Historical Perspective

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 15, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Diplomacy and International Relations, World History / Studies

 

“International Organizations and Decolonization in Historical Perspective”

An International Symposium sponsored by the International Research Award in Global History, Universities of Basel, Munich and Heidelberg

University of Munich, January 25 – 26, 2019

Keynote Speaker: Susan Pedersen (Columbia University)

Georgetown - Howard Indian Ocean Worlds Conference, 7 April, Georgetown University, 12:30 PM

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 7, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies
 
GU- HOWARD INDIAN OCEAN WORLDS CONFERENCE

This Saturday, April 7 the India Initiative will be sponsoring a one day mini- conference on Indian Ocean cultural dynamics, with invited speakers from Howard, Georgetown and elsewhere.

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