Call for Manuscripts: Brill Research Perspectives in Popular Culture

Type: 
Call for Publications
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Social Sciences

The expression “popular culture” alludes, essentially, to a form of culture that makes little, if any, categorical distinctions between “high or serious culture” and “low or entertainment culture,” making it historically a non-traditional form of culture. In the evolution of human cultures, popular culture stands out as atypical, since it takes cultural material from any source and revamps it according to the laws of the marketplace.

Call for Articles: Contributions to an edited volume on "Prophecy, prognosis, and politics. Perspectives from the history of persons from antiquity to the modern age"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Political History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Intellectual History, Ancient History, Contemporary History

King Croesus and the Pythia of Delphi, Frederick Barbarossa and Hildegard of Bingen, Ronald Reagan and Joan Quigley: At all times, political actors had contact with supposedly prophetic and otherwise clairvoyant persons. Without wanting to promote any conspiracy theories one can argue, with P.-C.

CfP: Criptic Identities. Historicizing the identity formation of persons with disabilities across the globe

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 21, 2019 to March 22, 2019
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Health and Health Care, Social History / Studies

CRIPTIC IDENTITIES

Historicizing the identity formation of persons with disabilities across the globe

Leiden University, Institute for History, 21 – 22 March 2019

Franklin Research Grants and APS/IASH Fellowship

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
December 2, 2018
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Contemporary History, European History / Studies, Social Sciences, Humanities

The Franklin program is particularly designed to help meet the costs of travel to libraries and archives for research purposes; the purchase of microfilm, photocopies, or equivalent research materials; the costs associated with fieldwork; or laboratory research expenses.

Franklin Research Grants and APS/British Academy Fellowship

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
October 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, European History / Studies, Social Sciences, Humanities, Contemporary History

The Franklin program is particularly designed to help meet the costs of travel to libraries and archives for research purposes; the purchase of microfilm, photocopies, or equivalent research materials; the costs associated with fieldwork; or laboratory research expenses.

UCSF Archives & Special Collections awarded $99,325 LSTA grant for textual data extraction from historical materials on HIV/AIDS

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Subject Fields: 
Archival Science, Contemporary History, Digital Humanities, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Public Health

The Archives and Special Collections department of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Library is pleased to announce the award of a $99,325 "Pitch-An-Idea, Local" grant for the first year of a two-year project from the Institute of Museum and Library Services’ (IMLS) Library Services and Technology Act funding administered through the California Sta

THE 11TH AL-JAMI'AH FORUM & CONFERENCE: ISLAMIC STUDIES UPDATE

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 30, 2018 to September 18, 2018
Location: 
Indonesia
Subject Fields: 
Islamic History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Southeast Asian History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Contemporary History

Call for Papers

The 11th Al-Jami’ah Forum & Conference

 

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