Becoming Media: Objects

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 27, 2017 to October 28, 2017
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Cultural History / Studies

—a conference organized by Sarah Tindal Kareem, University of California, Los Angeles, and Davide Panagia, University of California, Los Angeles

Call for Book Chapters: Firsting in the Early-Modern Transatlantic World (Second Call)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 1, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

Firsting is the process through which an act, circumstance or phenomenon generated by man, or accomplishment is represented or acclaimed as having occurred for the first time. Firsting necessarily implies seconding and lasting as concomitant processes that help structure historical exchanges. Firsting involves complex issues that conflict our present, including those of race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, religion and language, and place of origin.

CFP: Open Content for Fall 2017 issue of SEQUITUR, a graduate student online scholarly journal

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 22, 2017
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, Digital Humanities, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Graduate Studies

Sequitur Issue 4:1, Fall 2017

CFP: Open Issue

Deadline: September 8 EXTENDED September 22

“Il n’est guère de matière si vaste que celle des monumens de l’Antiquité”. The Reception of Roman Antiquity in the Eighteenth Century : Crossed Perspectives

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 6, 2017
Location: 
Belgium
Subject Fields: 
Intellectual History, French History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Archaeology, Classical Studies

Argument

Subversive Homes: Domestic Spaces in English Women’s Writing 1640-1740 (NeMLA Pittsburgh, April 12-15, 2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2017
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Literature, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Women have traditionally been associated with domestic spaces. This panel will examine the complexity of these places as a locus of intersection between various economic, religious, and social spaces.

CFP: Mediterranean Geography, Mediterranean Poetics (March 29-April 1, Los Angeles)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 20, 2017
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Literature, Maritime History / Studies

Papers proposals are being sought for a panel, “Mediterranean Geography, Mediterranean Poetics,” to be held at the American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) Annual Meeting, from March 29-April 1, 2018, at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Columbia Seminar on Early American History and Culture

Type: 
Seminar
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Early Modern History and Period Studies

The Columbia Seminar on Early American History and Culture is pleased to announce its schedule for 2017-2018. The seminar will meet at Columbia University’s Faculty House (W. 116th Street and Morningside Drive). Seminar attendees are invited to gather for cocktails before each meeting at 5:00pm. Presentations begin at 5:30pm. Dinners follow at 7pm. If you wish to attend, please contact the seminar rapporteur, Yoav Hamdani, at earlyamericanseminar491@gmail.com. ​

FALL 2017

4 Sessions on Jewish Engagements & Religious Encounters in the Medieval World, International Medieval Congress, Leeds, UK

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies

BETWEEN MEMORY AND IMAGINATION I:

MEDIEVAL RELIGIOUS ENCOUNTERS FROM THE “SILK ROAD” TO THE INDIAN OCEAN

Sponsor: Arc Humanities Press Organizer: Shannon Cunningham Moderator: Alexandra Cuffel Respondent: Adam Knobler

Memory and Remembrance in the Middle Ages and Renaissance

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 15, 2017
Location: 
Nevada, United States
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Music and Music History, Religious Studies and Theology

The Rocky Mountain Medieval and Renaissance Association and the Medieval Association of the Pacific invite paper and panel proposals for its 2018 conference, to take place in Las Vegas, Nevada on April 12-15, 2018. The conference theme is “Memory and Remembrance in the Middle Ages and Renaissance,” in honor of the 50th anniversary of the RMMRA. The program organizers invite proposals that consider the idea of memory and remembrance, broadly conceived, during the Middle Ages and Renaissance.

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