International Conference on Ecocriticism and Environmental Studies

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 20, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Animal Studies, Anthropology, Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Historic Preservation

Ecocriticism plays a significant role in shaping environmental consciousness. Representations of nature’s agency become central to many studies conducted in literature, culture studies, philosophy, history, sociology or political science. This conference aims to explore the relationship between the physical environment and text in its broader meaning as well as analyse the social concerns raised by environmental crisis.

Conference panels will be related, but not limited, to:

New CCWH Award--Rachel Fuchs Memorial Award for Excellence in Mentorship and Service to Women/LGBTQ in the Profession

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
October 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Historic Preservation, History Education, Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Rachel Fuchs Memorial Award for Excellence in Mentorship and Service to Women/LGBTQ in the Profession

 

Association of National Park Rangers - Ranger Rendezvous 41

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 7, 2018 to November 11, 2018
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Government and Public Service, History Education, Historic Preservation, Public History

The 41st Ranger Rendezvous will have opportunities to learn about field work in the National Park Service, current conservation issues, and for conversation with rangers from across the United States.

Annotation in Scholarly Editions and Research: Function, Differentiation, Systematization (Wuppertal, 20.-22.02.2019)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Archival Science, Digital Humanities, Historic Preservation, Humanities, Library and Information Science

The notion of annotation unites different concepts that vary in coverage, application and direction but have conceptual parallels as well. In the Humanities, annotations refer to additional contextualization and explanation of a text added by the author, a further scribe, or an editor. Therefore, annotations are equally objects and tools of research. From the perspective of Information Technology, annotations can already refer to the application of processable markup to data sets. Furthermore, the notion can refer to structured keyword indexing or metadata description, e.g.

SAARC Archaeology and Heritage Management Training Workshop

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
August 26, 2018 to August 28, 2018
Location: 
Afghanistan
Subject Fields: 
Archaeology, Cultural History / Studies, Historic Preservation, South Asian History / Studies

SAARC Archaeology and Heritage Management Training Workshop - Footsteps of the Past, Custodians of the Present, Heritage of the Future

Tangible Cultural Heritage (TCH) of South Asia is not limited to World Heritage Sites and the landscape is dotted with archaeological sites indicating the long and eventful history of the Region.  In many of these TCH sites there are associated Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) which are neglected due to lack of resources.  There are sites in the Region which are yet to be identified, conserved, restored and managed for posterity.  However, the bigg

CFP: Estado da Índia: Colonial Periodical Press, Politics and Culture

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 30, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Area Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Historic Preservation

Colonial Periodical Press - Goa Chapter

International Seminar Estado da Índia: Colonial Periodical Press, Politics & Culture

Date Organised by 21-23 Jan. 2019 Government College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Quepem–Goa, India

Call for Papers: 30th June to 30th October

Theoretical and Practical Aspects of conservation of tangible Ottoman Heritage

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
October 28, 2018
Location: 
Israel
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Historic Preservation, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning

The Van Leer Jerusalem Institute and the Forum for Turkish Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem plan a one-day international workshop to be held in Jerusalem, October 28, 2018.

Dennis E. Frye Visiting Scholar of Civil War Studies - Graduate Student Scholarship

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
July 13, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Historic Preservation, Military History, Political History / Studies, Public History

Shepherd University’s George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2018 graduate student scholarship, the “Dennis E. Frye Visiting Scholar of Civil War Studies,” to attend the 22nd annual Civil War and American Society Seminar.

Award opportunities for Public History!

Type: 
Prize
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Graduate Studies, Historic Preservation, Public History

The Western History Association is pleased to announce prize and scholarship opportunities for public historians. Please check out the awards below or visit the WHA website for more information!

 

Autry Public History Prize: $1000 to awarded annually to medial exhibits, public programs, or written works that contribute to a broader public reflection and appreciation of the past or seerve as amodel of professional public history practice in the history of the North American West.

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