CfP: Citizen Science and Social Innovation: Mutual Relations, Barriers, Needs, and Development Factors

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2020
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Environmental History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Research and Methodology, Social Sciences

In collaboration with the Open Access journals of Frontiers (www.frontiersin.org

East Asia by the Book! Center for East Asian Studies at the University of Chicago Author Talks featuring Professor Yanzhong Huang

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
December 1, 2020
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Chinese History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies

Please join the Center for East Asian Studies at the University of Chicago (CEAS) for their East Asia by the Book! CEAS Author Talks featuring Professor Yanzhong Huang, Professor and Director at The Center for Global Health Studies at Seton Hall University and Senior Fellow for Global Health at The Council on Foreign Relations, on Tuesday, December 1, 4:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time).

New Podcast Episode: Reclaiming the Energy Commons with Ashley Dawson

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Humanities

The second episode of the Environmental Humanities Podcast (Northwestern University) is available. This episode features Ashley Dawson, author, activist, and Professor of English at the Graduate Center and the College of Staten Island, CUNY. The conversation centers around Dawson's recent book, People’s Power (O/R, 2020), and paths toward a just energy transition beyond fossil fuels and green capitalism.

Graduate Student Fellowship: The Julia Child Foundation for Gastronomy and the Culinary Arts Fellowship in Food History at the University of North Texas

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
January 15, 2021
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Graduate Studies, Race / Ethnic Studies

The UNT Department of History (https://history.unt.edu/) is soliciting applications for a graduate student fellowship in food history (either at the MA or PhD level) funded by the Julia Child Foundation for Gastronomy and the Culinary Arts. All students interested in pursuing a graduate degree in History and in conducting research in any area of food history are invited to apply. The $5,000 annual stipend is renewable for one additional year upon satisfactory academic performance.

InVisible Culture Issue 31: BLACK STUDIES NOW AND THE COUNTERCURRENTS OF HAZEL CARBY (FALL 2020)

Type: 
Journal
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Black History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

In 2019, Yale professor Hazel V. Carby was the Distinguished Visiting Humanist at the University of Rochester. A major Black feminist scholar and prize-winning author, Carby’s visit led to a special issue, “Black Studies Now and the Countercurrents of Hazel Carby,” just published by InVisible Culture, the graduate-student led journal of the Graduate Program in Visual & Cultural Studies. Co-edited by Joel Burges (Associate Professor of English and Director of VCS), Alisa V. Prince (Ph.D.

Acoustic and Visual Ecology of Damaged Planet

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 31, 2020
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Film and Film History, Literature

“Acoustic and Visual Ecology of Damaged Planet”

Special Issue of AM Journal of Art and Media Studies

Guest Editor: Tatiana Prorokova-Konrad

CfP - Climate Change in Coastal Cities: Centring the Voices of Urban Residents in Asia and Africa

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 30, 2020
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies

Good morning all, 

A reminder to submit your abstracts to our symposium on Climate Change in Coastal Cities: Centring the Voices of Urban Residents in Asia and Africa, to be held as part of ICAS 12 in Kyoto next August. 

Online participation options and limited travel grants will be available.   

Abstracts should be submitted via the online application form that you'll find on the above website - deadline: 30 November 2020

We look forward to hearing from you! 

CfP SIEF 2021 "After Breakthrough: New Imaginaries in Human - Landscape Relations"

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 26, 2020
Location: 
Finland
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Environmental History / Studies, Humanities, Local History, Social Sciences

Dear all,

We welcome proposals for the panel Env03 "After Breathrough" at the Congress of The International Society for Ethnology and Folklore - SIEF2021 - which will be held on June 21-24, 2021 virtually (originally planned in Helsinki, Finland). CfP is open until November 26, 2020

Application Link

Panel convenors:

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