CFP for April 2018 Issue, “Gun Violence in the United States”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 16, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Political History / Studies

The Activist History Review invites proposals for our April issue, “Gun Violence in the United States.”

On December 14, 2012, Adam Lanza entered Sandy Hook Elementary School and began shooting. When the shooting stopped, Lanza had killed 20 small children and six staff members. What should have been a turning point in our public policy concerning guns and public safety became, instead, a testament to the power of the gun lobby.

Captivity in War: a Global Perspective (19th and 20th Centuries)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 23, 2018 to March 24, 2018
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Diplomacy and International Relations, World History / Studies, Military History, Human Rights, Cultural History / Studies

Captivity in War: a Global Perspective

International Conference at the University of Bern, Switzerland, organised by the Military Academy at ETH Zurich

23/24 March 2018, University of Bern, Länggassstrasse 49,CH- 3012 Bern, Switzerland, Room F-121

Organised by Tamara Braun and Marcel Berni

2018 NEH Summer Institute: Global Histories of Disability

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
June 18, 2018 to July 13, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Human Rights

We are now accepting applications for “Global Histories of Disability!” This four-week NEH Summer Institute for College and University Teachers will take place at Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C. from June 18 to July 13, 2018. The Institute will host twenty-five scholars from different disciplines and at different stages in their careers, including up to three advanced graduate students and at least five non-tenure track faculty, who share a strong interest in the history of disability. Each participant will receive a $3,300 stipend to help defray travel and living expenses.

Beyond Relief and Rehabilitation: UNRRA in Historical Perspective, 1943-1947

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 15, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Diplomacy and International Relations, European History / Studies, Human Rights, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, World History / Studies

One-day workshop to be held at Newcastle University on Thursday, June 28th 2018

Keynote address to be delivered by Dr Jessica Reinisch (Birkbeck, University of London)

Jakarta – International Conference on Research in Social Science & Humanities (ICRSSH), 20-21 Nov 2018

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 20, 2018 to November 21, 2018
Location: 
Indonesia
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Social History / Studies, Sociology, Human Rights, Humanities

Conference Name: Jakarta – International Conference on Research in Social Science & Humanities (ICRSSH), 20-21 Nov 2018

Conference Dates: 20 – 21 November 2018

Pleasure and Health: A Colloquium

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 15, 2019
Location: 
Australia
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Health and Health Care, Human Rights, Public Health, Social Sciences

Dear Colleagues

 

Please circulate to your academic and student networks.

We are planning a Pleasure and Health Colloquium. ​This colloquium invites contributions to the study of health-related pleasures.

 

Activities to promote health have had to pay attention so called ‘unhealthy behaviours’ concerning, for example, tobacco and alcohol use, food choice and sexual activity.  A range of interventions have been developed in an attempt to change such behaviours.

Black Lives Matter: Culturally Sustaining, Responsive and Relevant Pedagogy in Higher Education

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 27, 2018
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Human Rights, Humanities, Law and Legal History

Black Lives Matter: Culturally Sustaining, Responsive and Relevant Pedagogy in

Higher Education

 

Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies

www.jpanafrican.org 

 

 

Call for Papers

 

 

Barcelona – International Conference on Research in Social Science & Humanities (ICRSSH), 29-30 Aug 2018

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
August 29, 2018 to August 30, 2018
Location: 
Spain
Subject Fields: 
Human Rights, Humanities, Social History / Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology

Conference Name: Barcelona – International Conference on Research in Social Science & Humanities (ICRSSH), 29-30 Aug 2018

Conference Dates: 29 – 30 August 2018

Social Phobias and the Politics of Fear: Causes and Resistance Manufacturing the “Other”: Xenophobia, Fascism, the Alt-Right and More

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 30, 2018
Location: 
British Columbia, Canada
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Human Rights, Law and Legal History, Political Science, Sociology

 

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