CFP for an upcoming edited volume Hydroscapes and Hydrosocial States Vibha Arora

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 23, 2018 to March 25, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Environmental History / Studies, Political Science, Sociology, Asian History / Studies
 
CFP for an upcoming edited volume_Hydroscapes and Hydrosocial States_Vibha Arora
 
Following the paper presentations at ASA2017 “Shifting States” and panelists presentations therein (Panel 14 convened by Vibha Arora and Georgina Drew_https://nomadit.co.uk/shiftingstates/conferencesuite.php/panels/5928), I am circulating a c

Translating Sea-Level Change in Urban Life: Policies, Practices and their Intersections in Island Southeast Asia (A Roundtable Symposium)

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
May 28, 2018 to May 29, 2018
Location: 
Indonesia
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Maritime History / Studies, Southeast Asian History / Studies, Urban History / Studies

An International Roundtable Symposium hosted by the EMERSA project (funded by the DFG´s SPP 1889 Regional Sea Level Change and Society initiative)

ABOUT:
The symposium aims to bring together researchers from the social sciences, the humanities and area studies, together with practitioners and policymakers that work across a diverse range of themes related to the lived and experiential aspects of (relative) sea level change in urban Southeast Asia.

Junior Researcher Workshop 
(In)Human Time: Artistic Responses to Radiotoxicity

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
May 23, 2018
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Film and Film History, Fine Arts, Humanities

Radiotoxicity – the toxic effects of a radioactive substance on living cells or tissue – is notoriously intangible. Not only is ionizing radiation imperceptible to the unaided human senses, diseases caused by radiation exposure often develop only years or decades later, making it hard to make juridical claims. To complicate matters, radiotoxicity does not only rupture human time, but opens the inhuman perspective of a deep future, forcing thousands of future generations to live with the radioactive contaminants released today.

Scholarships at Shanghai University

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
April 1, 2018
Location: 
China
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Economic History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, World History / Studies

Shanghai University is accepting applications for scholarships at undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels, for programs in Chinese and in English.

Various deadlines: 1 April to 15 May, 2018.

 For information regarding scholarships: http://www.apply.shu.edu.cn/upload/j/e/2.pdf

 

The following programs may be of particular interest to foreign students:

1. Study Program in International Relations and Diplomacy

Western History Collections, University of Oklahoma Libraries: research fellowships for visiting scholars

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
March 26, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Native American History / Studies, Rural History / Studies

The University of Oklahoma Libraries Western History Collections (WHC) invites applications from established and emerging scholars for WHC endowed research fellowships.

North American Society for Oceanic History CFP Deadline Extended

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 20, 2018
Location: 
Missouri, United States
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies, Military History

 

From the Rivers to the Oceans:

Inland Maritime History and the Nexus of Fresh and Salt Water

St. Charles, Missouri, May 20-23, 2018

 

North America’s many navigable lakes and rivers have played defining roles in the history of the United States, Canada, and Mexico. War, commerce, exploration, recreation, and leisure, all played out over time on their banks and waters.

CfP: Being Anthropologists in the Time of Disruption: Power and Representation.

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 30, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Public Policy
Call for Papers

Being Anthropologists in the Time of Disruption: Power and Representation.

October 10-11, 2018, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

 

[Temple ICAS Lecture] Historical Japan in a 21st Century Pacific Maritime World

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
April 2, 2018
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Local History

Date:Monday, April 2, 2018
Time: 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Venue: Temple University, Japan Campus, Azabu Hall 1F, Parliament Lounge (access: http://www.tuj.ac.jp/maps/tokyo.html)
Speaker: Noell Wilson, 2017-18 Fulbright Research Fellow in the Faculty of Law at Hokkaido University and Croft Associate Professor of History and International Studies at the University of Mississippi

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