Borderlines XXIII Conference Call for Papers: 'Sound and Silence in the Medieval and Early Modern World'

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 4, 2019
Location: 
Ireland {Republic}
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Literature, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Music and Music History, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Borderlines XXIII, 'Sound and Silence in the Medieval and Early Modern World', Trinity College Dublin, 26–28 April 2019

 

Trinity College Dublin is proud to host the annual Borderlines conference. The conference is in its 23rd year and attracts a large number of medievalists and early modernists from across the globe.  

Epistolary Bodies: Letters and Embodiment in the Eighteenth Century - A Midlands Eighteenth-Century Research Network (MECRN) one-day conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 25, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Literature, Social History / Studies

Epistolary Bodies: Letters and Embodiment in the Eighteenth Century

A Midlands Eighteenth-Century Research Network (MECRN) one-day conference

 

Held at the University of Leicester

24th May 2019

Organised by Sarah Goldsmith (Leicester), Sheryllynne Haggerty (Nottingham) and Karen Harvey (Birmingham)

 

Ad fontes: Teaching paleography, archival research, and analysis of historical sources

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Subject Fields: 
Archival Science, Digital Humanities, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Educational Technology, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

Relaunch of the Ad fontes e-learning project

The University of Zurich has relaunched its digital Ad fontes project with a new website and new tools designed to teach students how to navigate archives and work with historical documents.

 

International conference: 'Africa, the cradle of human diversity'

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
May 22, 2019 to May 25, 2019
Location: 
Sweden
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Anthropology, Archaeology, Demographic History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies
The International conference: 'Africa, the cradle of human diversity' will
take place on May 22nd-25th 2019 at Uppsala University (Sweden). The
conference will assemble 30 leading researchers from different fields to
present and discuss state-of-the-art approaches to address long-standing
questions about past and present human diversity in Africa. These questions
include modern human origins in Africa, the history of farming expansions,
admixture patterns, adaptation to new environments and cultural

CEMS Graduate Conference 2019: CULTURAL ENTANGLEMENT, TRANSFER AND CONTENTION IN MEDITERRANEAN COMMUNITIES FROM ANTIQUITY TO THE PRESENT

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
May 30, 2019 to June 1, 2019
Location: 
Hungary
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Archaeology, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies

The Center for Eastern Mediterranean Studies (CEMS) at Central European University and its junior members are proud to announce the forthcoming sixth International Graduate Conference on Cultural Entanglement, Transfer and Contention in Mediterranean Communities.The conference will provide a forum for graduate and advanced undergraduate students working on the Eastern Mediterranean to present their current research, exchange ideas, and develop scholarly networks.

Conference Description

Sabbateanism in Italy and its Mediterranean Context

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 20, 2019 to January 22, 2019
Location: 
Michigan, Italy
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology

The first ofh three-conference cycle (Rome-Maryland-Jerusalem) is approaching. “Sabbateanism in Italy and its Mediterranean Context” will be hosted in Rome on January 20-22, 2019. Participants will investigate the Sabbatean excitement and the movement’s activities in Italy. Others will address the aftermath of this messianic movement in later generations on the Peninsula. We hope to broaden the conversation in several ways, first through consideration of other millenarian preaching and excitement among Jews during the 16th, 17th, and early 18th centuries.

Financing Welfare Arrangements in Times of Transition. Europe from the 17th to the early 20th century

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 22, 2019
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Economic History / Studies, European History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Social History / Studies

CfP: Workshop 'Financing Welfare Arrangements in Times of Transition. Europe from the 17th to the early 20th century' 

European University Institute, Florence, Italy, 6-7 May 2019

Keynote speakers: Cornelis Jaco Zuijderduijn (Lund University) and Regina Grafe (EUI)

Application deadline: 22 February 2019

A New Magazine dedicated to Theodore Gericault

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Digital Humanities, Early Modern History and Period Studies, French History / Studies, Social History / Studies

Welcome to a new free Magazine dedicated to Theodore Gericault and his world. "Unlike any other study of France's most important Romantic painter." We invite all interested in Paris, Art, Romanticism and related topics to view our first issue at: https://gericaultlife Reviews from Australia, the UK, and America have been supportive and positive. Enjoy!

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