Call for Proposals for the 10th annual Berkeley-Stanford Graduate Student Conference in Modern Chinese Humanities, 2019
This panel invites interdisciplinary thinkers to transcend standardized methodologies for teaching and learning about the environment. The ASLE (Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment) Biennial Conference (themed 'Paradise on Fire') will be held at University of California, Davis, from June 26-30, 2019.
Paradise is burning - or melting, flooding, or otherwise collapsing. In actuality, these collapses are simultaneous, or convergent as Christian Parenti has termed it. Or, as a recent article states, "when the Arctic melts, the West burns."
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The annual conference of the Irish Association for American Studies, this year situated in University College Cork, is focused on the theme of confidence-men, hucksters, corruption and governance in the US.
Power, Economic Development and Morality: Paradoxes and Challenges
Ibn Haldun University invites paper proposals for the 5th International Ibn Khaldun Symposium, Power, Economic Development and Morality: Paradoxes and Challenges, to be held on 27th - 28th April, 2019, in İstanbul
While many studies on Ibn Khaldun focused on Asabiyyah and the role of kinship and tribal bonds in establishing dynasties, little attention has been given to his views on the role of accumulating wealth and conspicuous consump
5th INTERNATIONAL MULTIDISCIPLINARY CONGRESS PHI 2019: “INTELLIGENCE, CREATIVITY, AND FANTASY.”
October 2019 (date to be briefly disclosed)
Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris
“Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change!”
Stephen Hawking (1942-2018)
“Creativity is intelligence having fun.”
Albert Einstein (1879- 1955)
“Everybody must have a fantasy.”
Andy Warhol (1928- 1987)
The Philosophy of Andy Warhol
Die Herausgeberinnen Beate Baumann (Universität Catania), Michaela Bürger-Koftis (Universität
Genua) und Sandra Vlasta (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz) laden
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International interdisciplinary conference: Inhuman Landscapes
Chambéry, 17/18 October 2019
Université de Savoie Mont Blanc,
Laboratoire LLSETI, équipe Humanités environnementales
Keynote speakers :
Conohar SCOTT, University of Lincoln (UK)
Pierre WAT, Université Paris I (France)
In the summer of 2017, Cory Young, our copy editor here at The Activist History Review, embarked on his first dissertation research trip to Mississippi. It was pouring on the Saturday afternoon that he arrived in Natchez, and so Cory popped into the local brewing company for a pint. He felt a bit out of place, which he apparently failed to hide, since a fellow patron asked him where he was coming from and invited him to pass the time with a group of locals.
Since the invention of photography was announced in 1839, photographic aesthetics, practices and products have inspired literature in its varied forms. The development of the photographic camera in the nineteenth century reinforced an entrenched visual inclination towards things, people and events, a tendency that has always extended to literature.
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The 7th Euroacademia International Conference