CFP: Current and Future Ecocriticisms of the Americas, Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment, Davis CA June 26-29, 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 20, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Chicana/o History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Literature

What is the current state of hemispheric American ecocritical studies?  Where is the discipline headed?

Climate change in the Soviet Union and Russia: Approaches and debates in science, society, and politics, 1960s-2010s

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 31, 2018
Location: 
Russian Federation
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Political History / Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Social Sciences
 

Workshop organized by Benjamin Beuerle, German Historical Institute Moscow; Katja Doose and Jonathan Oldfield, University of Birmingham

Energy Humanities: Current State and Future Directions (Call for Book Chapters; Springer)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Popular Culture Studies, Social Sciences

For humankind, energy production and consumption present a double-edged sword. On the one hand, we need energy to survive; on the other hand, the production of energy with current technology poses a threat to our very survival as it is not sustainable from a long-term perspective.

Graduate Research Meet 2018

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 26, 2018 to October 27, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Humanities, Social Sciences, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The Graduate Research Meet (GRM), an annual national seminar and researchers’ conference is stepping into its fifth edition this year. Organized by doctoral students in the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at IIT Guwahati, the Graduate Research Meet (GRM) is held annually with the aim to bring together scholars researching in the various disciplines of the humanities and social sciences across universities and institutions.

ASEH 2019: Call for roundtable participants--Activist Environmental History in the Trump Era

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 13, 2018
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Public Policy, Journalism and Media Studies, Government and Public Service

We are looking for historian(s) interested in joining a roundtable to talk about their experiences in activism oriented against the environmental policies of the Trump Administration.   The roundtable proposal will go in for the next American Society for Environmental History meeting, in Columbus OH April 11-13 2019, which has as its theme "Using Enviro History: Rewards and Risks."  https://aseh.net/conference-workshops/columbus-ohio/call-for-proposals-1   Thus far the panel includes mysel

CfP: Prospection and Inventory: Changing Meanings of Nature in Latin American History (3rd World Congress of Environmental History 2019)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Mexican History / Studies

Georg Fischer (Aarhus/Denmark) and Frederik Schulze (Münster/Germany) seek papers for a panel on prospection and inventarization of natural resources for the 3rd World Congress of Environmental History (Convergences: The Global South and the Global North in the Era of Great Acceleration). The congress will be held from July 22-26, 2019 at the Federal University of Santa Catarina (Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, UFSC), Florianópolis, Brazil.

Global Maritime History Launches Book Review Section

Type: 
Call for Volunteers
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies, World History / Studies, Military History

As part of the ongoing development of the Global Maritime History project, we have launched our new Book Reviews Section.
Dr Erin Spinney has been appointed the Book Reviews Editor.

In order for a book to be reviewed:

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