H-Celebration: Current Affairs Discourse (CAD)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Australian and New Zealand History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

H-Celebration: Current Affairs Discourse 

Our call for ideas is open to all and we would love to hear your ideas about the Haka, a traditional and diverse Maori dance performed in sports, weddings, ceremonies, celebrations and other public occasions.

Topic: ‘The Christchurch Massacre’ 

The H-Celebration network is deeply saddened by these tragic events and our thoughts and prayers go out to the families and friends in their time of sorrow and loss. 

Curator Lecture: the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
May 14, 2019
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Local History

Free evening lecture by Tudor Place Curator Grant Quertermous, "The Peter Family and the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893", at Tudor Place in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C.

In August of 1893, Britannia W. Kennon, the 78-year-old owner of Tudor Place, traveled by train from Washington to Chicago to experience the World’s Columbian Exposition, also known as the White City because of the gleaming white facades of the fair’s neoclassical buildings.

On the crossroads of modernity - New perspectives on religion, culture and society since 1750 (Bochum - 24-25 June 2019)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 24, 2019 to June 25, 2019
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

 

On the crossroads of modernity

New perspectives on religion, culture and society since 1750

CCSCE conference in cooperation with the Faculty of Theology of the Ruhr-Universität Bochum and KADOC-KU Leuven

24-25 June 2019 Ruhr-Universität Bochum

 

Monday 24 June 2019

9.15 Registration

9.40 Welcome by prof. Thomas Söding (Ruhr-Universität Bochum) - Dean of the Faculty of Catholic Theology and

prof. Wilhelm Damberg (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)

WATERMARKS Interdisciplinary Workshop on Drought and Adaptation in the Mediterranean during the Little Ice Age (1300 -1850 AD) - Deadline 31 May 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 30, 2019
Location: 
Spain
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Humanities, World History / Studies

WATERMARKS - Interdisciplinary Workshop on Drought and Adaptationin the Mediterranean during the Little Ice Age (1300–1850 AD)

 ICTA-UAB, Institute of Environmental Science and Technology, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.

Thursday 24 –  Friday 25 October 2019

Call for Chapters: From Self-Portrait to Selfie: Contemporary Art and Self-Representation in the Social Media Age

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 13, 2019 to October 31, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Communication, Cultural History / Studies, Fine Arts, Journalism and Media Studies

Edition:

Women Challenging Expectations

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 27, 2020
Location: 
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Sexuality Studies, Cultural History / Studies

There are countless stories of women who have challenged social expectations to accomplish great things in the arts, humanities, medicine, science, sports, politics and the military.  Ephemera 40 will focus on the accomplishments of such women around the world and over the centuries ¾contributions to society that have all too often been overlooked.  

Caribbean Quarterly: Enough! Child Sexual Abuse in the Caribbean

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 1, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Human Rights, Literature

Caribbean Quarterly is now accepting submissions for Enough!, an issue dedicated to addressing child sexual abuse (CSA) in Caribbean culture through an examination of regional literature, film, art, music, and life writing.

21st-Century Literature

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 14, 2019 to November 17, 2019
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Literature, Cultural History / Studies

This session will address literary works across different genres and cultural origins since the turn of the millennium, and the challenges associated with categorizing, examining, and teaching them. Nineteen years in, our twenty-first century literary traditions are beginning to take shape, and, indeed, it may be time to bring the unhelpfully named "contemporary" period to a close. Has our culture indeed shifted into a new literary period? What aspects of the new era provide it a sense of definition? Or, is the defining crisis that will launch a new literary period just on the horizon?

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