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From June 24th to 26th, we (i.e. Jörn Eiben and Olaf Stieglitz) will host an interdisciplinary conference devoted to the study and analysis of various types of visual sources from the realm of sports. Our overall goal is to bring together scholars from different disciplines and discuss our different approaches to the visualisation of sporting bodies.
The keynote lectures delivered at the recent symposium on Religious Materiality and Emotion in Adelaide are now available as video or podcast from the ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions.
Miri Rubin, 'A History of the Virgin Mary in Matter and Emotion': https://vimeo.com/156512029
Monique Scheer, 'Tears, Shivers and Me, Or - How We Do Inspiration': https://soundcloud.com/emotions_make_history
2016 JSA Freeman Foundation Summer Institute
The Consulate General of Turkey in New York and Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun are honored to present a conference on the subject of:
"The Ottoman Turkish Sephardi Jews: Inclusion and Prosperity"
Sunday, April 10, 2016, starting at 9:45 am
The Conference will take place at Congregation Kehilath Jeshurun, 125 East 85th Street, New York, NY 10028 (between Park & Lexington Avenues). There is no charge to attend the Conference.
The Institute of Literature, Folklore and Art of the University of Latvia invites to participate at the international conference “Popular Culture at the Turn of the 20th Century”.
Call for Papers: RPGs as Texts and Tools
Northeast Popular/American Culture Association Conference
Keene State College, NH
October 21-22, 2016
We welcome proposals on any aspect of Whedon’s television and web texts (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Firefly, Dr.
CFP: Robin Williams: Essays on the Man and the Movies (contracted collection) (4/17/2016)
With his untimely passing in 2014, Robin Williams left behind a huge body of film work, from comedies to dramas, to satire, to animation and voice-over work.
Scholarly essays are sought for a collection on the filmic work and artistry of Robin Williams. All films and theoretical approaches welcome.
Possible topics may include but are not limited to (Listed films are merely suggestions):