The University of Malta Junior College shall be hosting the second edition of The Junior College Multi-Disciplinary Conference: Research, Practice and Collaboration from Monday 17 to Thursday 20 September 2018. This year’s edition, with the theme of “Breaking Barriers”, encourages learning through difference, particularly through the breaking or affirming of paradigms in the following areas of study: the social, natural and human sciences; arts and the humanities; education; business; technology and the environment.
Berlin, June 7–8, 2018
Held at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin/Center for the History of Emotions and part of the ERC Project “The Healthy Self as Body Capital. Individuals, Market-Based Societies, and Body Politics in Visual Twentieth Century Europe”
Process—the blog of the Organization of American Historians, The Journal of American History, and The American Historian—invites proposals and submissions for a series of upcoming posts about the history of disasters.
Call for Papers
This one-day international symposium will address the global dimensions of Latin American Studies, past, present and future. Confident that the field cannot be properly understood merely as a product of the Cold War, this symposium will take the long, global view of the field.
A conference on the problem of animal exploitation will be held at Bucknell University on Saturday, March 3 from 9:30am to 5:00pm. The special focus of this conference is the abolitionist perspective on animal rights. Speakers include Gary L. Francione and Anna Charlton of Rutgers University Law School, Sherry Colb and Michael Dorf of Cornell University Law School, Gary Steiner of Bucknell University, and the renowned visual artist Sue Coe. The conference includes presentations by all the speakers and will conclude with a round-table discussion.
The Call for Papers for the 45th ICOHTEC meeting in Saint-Étienne, France has been extended to 19 Feb.
The theme of the conference is "Technological Drive from Past to Future?", but in particular, there are strands on
The 12th annual meeting of the Southern History of Science and Technology Conference (SoHoST) will be held on March 23-24 at Mississippi State University. The deadline for abstracts has been extended to February 12, 2018.
The International Society for the History of the Neurosciences (http://www.ishn.org) is accepting nominations for a Book Award for a monograph on any topic in the history of the mind and brain sciences.
The American Philosophical Society Library is now accepting applications for long and short-term research fellowships for scholars working in the fields of history of science, technology, and medicine; early American history; and Native American and Indigenous studies. Applicants whose research subjects overlap any other APS Library fellowship programs may also submit applications to other pertinent programs, though only one fellowship can be awarded to an individual.