CFP: Science and Technology area, Northeast Popular Culture Association

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 1, 2018
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Digital Humanities, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Popular Culture Studies, Social Sciences

The Science and Technology area of the Northeast Popular Culture Association encourages paper submissions that explore the relation of science and technology to popular culture and to American culture. Science and technology are broadly defined. Some topics may include:

Journal of Intoxication and Addiction Studies Vol 1.

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 21, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Area Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

CFP: South Asian Centre for Monitoring Drug Abuse, Addiction and Diversion (SAC-MDAD) invites interdisplinary and multidisciplinary research articles on intoxication and addiction across time and geographic entities. We are particularly interested in publishing scholarly articles looking at the history of intoxication. The articles will have to be submitted via email at southasianarcodata@gmail.com. Those interested should mail an abstract (not more than 150 words) by July 21, 2108.

Harvard-Newcomen Postdoctoral Fellowship in Business History

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
October 1, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Management and Leadership Studies

To be awarded for twelve months’ residence, study, and research at Harvard Business School. The fellowship is open to scholars who, within the last ten years, have received a Ph.D. in history, economics, or a related discipline. This fellowship is to enable scholars to engage in research that will benefit from the resources of Harvard Business School and the larger Boston scholarly community. A travel fund and a book fund will be provided. This fellowships will also provide an opportunity for the fellow to participate in the activities of Harvard Business School.

Thomas K. McCraw Fellowship in U.S. Business History

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
October 15, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, American History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

This award honors the work and contributions of Thomas K. McCraw (1940-2012), who was Isidor Straus Professor of Business History at Harvard Business School. The fellowship enables established scholars from around the world whose primary interest is the business and economic history of the United States to spend time in residence at Harvard Business School. The main activities of the Thomas K. McCraw Fellow will be to conduct research in the archives of Baker Library or in other Boston-area libraries, present his or her work at a seminar, and interact with HBS faculty.

The Alfred D. Chandler Jr. Travel Fellowships

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
November 5, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Business History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Management and Leadership Studies

The purpose of this fellowship is to facilitate library and archival research in business or economic history. Individual grants range from $1,000 to $3,000. Three categories of applicants will be eligible for grants: 1) Harvard University graduate students in history, economics, or business administration, whose research requires travel to distant archives or repositories; 2) graduate students or nontenured faculty in those fields from other universities, in the U.S.

Call for Proposals: Travel to Collections Grants

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
June 1, 2018
Location: 
Florida, United States
Subject Fields: 
Political History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

Travel grants of up to $2,500 are available to support research in the Special and Area Studies Collections Department of the George A. Smathers Libraries at University of Florida. Proposals are due Friday, June 1, 2018, with award notifications the week of July 1, 2018. Research must be undertaken between August 1, 2018, and June 30, 2019.

Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg (Institute for Advanced Study), Delmenhorst, Germany - Senior and Junior Fellowships

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
July 16, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Philosophy, Political History / Studies, Political Science, Social Sciences, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

The Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg (HWK) in Delmenhorst, Germany, is an Institute for Advanced Study in the Northwest of Germany. Its Fellowship program offers outstanding scholars the opportunity to focus on research without the distraction of everyday routines in academia, to interact with colleagues from other disciplines, and to benefit from the wide range of academic traditions represented at the institute. The HWK awards Fellowships to highly qualified scholars of all career levels, from postdoctoral researchers to senior scientists.

CFP Revista Figura: Dossier "Insects, Art and Science in the Modern Age"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 1, 2018 to August 31, 2018
Location: 
Brazil
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

 

Dossier "Insects, Art and Science in the Modern Age"

Deadline: August 31, 2018

From its beginnings, humanity has lived intensely with the insects, which are prevailing forms of life in the terrestrial environment. Relations of good and evil, established over millennia with these small animals crossed through various civilizations, are duly enshrined in stereotyped symbols in the imaginary of the Christian West in the centuries preceding the Industrial Revolution.

The Book as Cure: Bibliotherapy and Literary Caregiving from the First World War to the Present

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
September 14, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Literature, Library and Information Science, Military History, Cultural History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

This one-day conference, part of the annual programme of the History of Books and Reading (HOBAR) research collaboration at The Open University, will take place in the Gordon Room, Senate House, University of London, on 14 September 2018.

Deadlines Closing: Workshop on Health and Materiality: Histories of Health, Medicine and Trade across Cultures, 1600-2000

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 14, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, World History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

Call for Papers:

8-10 November, 2018

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