Institutions and Well-Being: Heritage, Space & Bodies

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
March 28, 2018
Location: 
Sweden
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, Geography, Psychology, Social Sciences

We invite contributions for a collection of articles exploring the intersections of heritage, space and well-being. The planned volume seeks to investigate how traces of history impact on space and the ways in which the ensuing interrelations facilitate or curtail well-being. Thus, for instance, ‘traces’ of history affect the extent to which different (ethic, gendered, classed, etc.) bodies can extend into space (Ahmed 2006), and this has significant influence on their well-being.

CC22 Dra López Marrero - Huracanes y bosques en Puerto Rico y las Antillas Mayores: ¿Qué nos dice un siglo de investigaciones ecológicas?”,

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
March 12, 2018 to March 19, 2018
Location: 
Puerto Rico, United States
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Geography, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Social Sciences

The Institute of Caribbean Studies, University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras (UPR-RP), celebrating its 60th anniversary, invites the academic community and the general public to the lecture: “Huracanes y bosques en Puerto Rico y las Antillas Mayores: ¿Qué nos dice un siglo de investigaciones ecológicas?, by Dr. Tania del Mar López Marrero, Interdisciplinary Center of Littoral Studies, UPR-Mayagüez.  Dr.

New Spaces of Resistance in Latin America: Beyond the Pink Tide​

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 19, 2018 to April 20, 2018
Location: 
Puerto Rico, United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Geography, Contemporary History

New Spaces of Resistance in Latin America: Beyond the Pink Tide​
University of Cambridge
19 April 2018 - 20 April 2018
 

Registration for this conference is now open. Registration closes on Sunday, 15 April

 

Call for Papers: Special Forum “American Territorialities”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 30, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Geography, Law and Legal History, Native American History / Studies

Call for Papers: Special Forum “American Territorialities”

Workshop: Incubators of Modernity: Liminal spaces between informal practices and state action

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 30, 2018
Location: 
Lithuania
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Geography, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Social History / Studies, Sociology
Workshop: Incubators of Modernity: Liminal spaces between informal practices and state action

When & Where: 9–10 October 2018, Vilnius, Lithuania

Organization: German Historical Institute Warsaw

Partners: Institute of Lithuanian History, Vienna, Institute of East European History,

University of Vienna, Laboratory of Critical Urbanism Vilnius

Monsoon [+other] Waters

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 12, 2018 to April 13, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Geography, Urban History / Studies

Monsoon [+Other] Waters is the second in a series of symposia convened by the Monsoon Assemblages project.

2018 International Academic Conference on Organized Crime and Gender: Call for Abstracts Now Open

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 13, 2018
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, Geography, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Political Science, Ethnic History / Studies

Migration Policy Centre
European University Institute
Florence, Italy 11-13 July 2018

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.

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