Small-Scale Food Producers: Legacies and Future Challenges. International virtual conference, UIEP-ICAF-CAE Call for papers March 19th-20th 2021 (Free of charge participation)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 5, 2021
Location: 
Mexico
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Rural History / Studies, Sociology

The Intercultural University of the State of Puebla (UIEP), the IUAES Commission on the Anthropology of Food and Nutrition (ICAF) and the IUAES Commission "Anthropology and Environment" (CAE) propose consideration of the theme “Small-Scale Food Producers: Legacies and Future Challenges” within the framework of an international virt

Call for Abstracts - The Migration Conference 2021 London, UK - 6-10 July 2021

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 31, 2021 to July 10, 2021
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Social Sciences, Geography, Sociology, Borderlands

On behalf of The Migration Conference Organizing Committee, we cordially invite you to the 9th conference in the series which will take place online despite being scheduled to be hosted by Ming-Ai Institute, London, United Kingdom from 6 to 10 July 2021.

The City, the Media and Gentrification: Actors, Discourses and Representations

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 28, 2021 to May 29, 2021
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Geography, Humanities, Social Sciences, Sociology, Urban Design and Planning

The City, the Media and Gentrification: Actors, Discourses and Representations 

Regions in Recovery - Building Sustainable Futures Global E-Festival

Type: 
Event
Date: 
June 2, 2021 to June 18, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Geography, Urban Design and Planning, Social Sciences, Political Science, Economic History / Studies

This conference is a new venture in response to a Covid-19 world. It recognises current difficulties for researchers wishing to share their research and thinking. This initiative brings together both formal and informal researcher led groupings in regional studies and science to create an open and inclusive environment with minimum barriers to engagement.

CFP: The Social Life of Skills, Online Conference, 5th-7th July 2021

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 5, 2021 to July 7, 2021
Location: 
Australia
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Childhood and Education, Geography, Sociology, Teaching and Learning

Across the global South, governments are investing in skill development and vocational education in order to drive productivity increases and address chronic problems of youth unemployment. This emphasis on skills has been amplified recently, as hopes are being attached to ‘skills-led recoveries’ to the economic downturn associated with Covid-19.

2021-2022 Fellowships for U.S. Scholars Conducting Field-Based Research on Palestine

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
January 11, 2021
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Area Studies, Geography, Humanities, Anthropology

New deadline: Applications due January 11, 2021

Awards announced March 19, 2021

 

Fellowship awards up to a maximum of $9,000. (Given the COVID-19 pandemic, awarded fellows will likely have until December 31, 2022 to complete their research.)

The Palestinian American Research Center (PARC) announces its 22nd annual U.S. research fellowship competition for research that will contribute to Palestinian Studies. Applicants must be doctoral students or scholars who have earned their PhD and must be U.S. citizens.

2021-2022 NEH Fellowships for Scholars Conducting Field-Based Humanities Research in Palestine

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
January 18, 2021
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Area Studies, Geography, Humanities, Literature

 

New deadline: Applications due January 18, 2021

Awards announced March 19, 2021


Fellowship awards $4,200 per month for a minimum of four and a maximum of eight months of research. (Given the COVID-19 pandemic, awarded fellows will likely have until December 31, 2022 to complete their research.)

GIS in Latin America Webinar Series (final webinar)

Type: 
Event
Date: 
November 30, 2020
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Geography, Urban Design and Planning, Urban History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies

The University of Chicago's Center for Latin American Studies and Department of Anthropology are delighted to invite you to our third webinar on innovative research that combines traditional strategies (ethnography, interviews, archival research, archaeological fieldwork, etc.) with spatial analysis.

Webinar 3: Monday, November 30, 2020, 12:40-2:00pm CST

The Coloniality of Infrastructure. Eurafrican Legacies

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 12, 2021 to January 15, 2021
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, Geography, European History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

When Eurafrica emerged in the 1920s as an intellectual and political project to connect Europe with Africa, its goal was to ensure European colonial dominance in a changing world. Key to the proposed continental merger was infrastructure—not surprising at a time when railways, ports, camps, and other large-scale building projects were facilitating the extraction and movement of things for Europe while curtailing the freedom and mobility of Africans on an unprecedented scale.

Call for Book Chapters: "Living with Tourism: Paradoxes, Empowerment and Future Directions"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 13, 2020 to January 30, 2021
Subject Fields: 
Public Policy, Diplomacy and International Relations, Social Sciences, Geography, Cultural History / Studies

Social scientists have progressively freed themselves from tourism explicative theoretical models, studies on acculturation, and the impact on communities – viewed as traditional, passive and the object of tourism consumption – and have moved on by adopting ethnographic methodologies of experimental immersion.

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