Call for Papers- University of Maine/University of New Brunswick 17th Annual Graduate Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2016
Location: 
Maine, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, Graduate Studies, Humanities

 

Call for Papers

Beyond the museum - representations of visual art in film and literary narratives. PAMLA, Pasadena, CA Nov. 11-13, 2016 - proposal due date 6-10-16

Type: 
Call for Papers
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Film and Film History, Humanities, Literature, European History / Studies

CFP deadline June 10, 2016: “Beyond the museum - representations of visual art in film and literary narratives.” PAMLA, Pasadena, CA Nov. 11-13, 2016

 

How are visual works of art represented in narrative? What problematics are developed around the work of art? What critical and theoretical discourses are sparked by its presence? This panel welcomes papers examining narratives about visual art or artist narratives in which the work of art plays a prominent role. 

 

 

Recovering the Unconscious - A Conference on the Intersection of Psychoanalysis With Politics, Philosophy, and Religion

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 21, 2016 to October 23, 2016
Location: 
Colorado, United States
Subject Fields: 
Religious Studies and Theology, Philosophy, Political History / Studies, Psychology, Humanities

Sponsored by the University of Denver and the Colorado Analytic Forum of the Lacanian Field in Co-operation with the Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory

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“We are all proletarians”, Jacques Lacan during an interview, referring to the way in which the discourse of capitalism has dominated theoretical discussions in the West for almost two centuries now.

Call for Papers: PAMLA 2016 Postcolonial Literatures

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 10, 2016
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Humanities, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Literature

Call for Papers: PAMLA 2016 Postcolonial Literatures

We invite paper submissions for Postcolonial Literatures, a standing session of the annual Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association conference. The 2016 PAMLA Conference will be held at the Westin Pasadena from Friday, November 11 to Sunday, November 13. The session is being organized and chaired by Weihsin Gui from UC Riverside.

Reminder> On the Edge: Theories on the Frontier. International Conference, 20-21 Oct 2016

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 20, 2016 to October 21, 2016
Location: 
Spain
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Humanities, Literature

The frontier emerged as an important critical concept for an understanding of American history over a hundred years ago, and its status has changed from a celebrated catchphrase to explain away the perplexities of American identity, through an F-word not tolerated in the progressive circles, leading finally to a rehabilitated, more inclusive use.

Förderpreis: Walter Benjamin Nachwuchs-Workshop / Funding Opportunity: Walter Benjamin Workshop for Younger Scholars

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 18, 2016 to June 1, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Literature, Philosophy

Förderpreis: Walter Benjamin Nachwuchs-Workshop /

Funding Opportunity: Walter Benjamin Workshop for Younger Scholars

 

Gestiftet von

der International Walter Benjamin Society,

dem Walter Benjamin Archiv

und dem Zentrum für Literatur- und Kulturforschung

The Caribbean Digital III

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 15, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Humanities, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Race Studies

 

The Caribbean Digital III

a Small Axe Project event

Call for Papers: The Power of Hip Hop (Art & Social Change in Global Contexts)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 8, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Black History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Music and Music History, Popular Culture Studies

Call for Submissions: The Power of Hip Hop

A one-day seminar on the role of hip hop in affecting positive social change

Papers from academics, practitioners and postgraduate students encouraged

 

Organisation Website: www.inplaceofwar.net

Integrating everyday citizens into deciphering medieval manuscripts

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
June 14, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Humanities, Islamic History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

Jews and Muslims in the Cathedral. European Commission-funded endeavor integrates everyday citizens into deciphering medieval manuscripts to better understand Jewish, Christian, and Islamic interrelations in Spain.

MADRID, SPAIN, 23 April 2016 – Deciphering Secrets Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCS) are democratizing scholarly research by mobilizing the public to transcribe vellum and paper manuscripts from Spain’s cathedral and municipal archives.

Older Scots Literature and Culture

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
May 9, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Humanities, Languages, Literature, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

Older Scots Literature and Culture

University of Rochester
May 9-10, 2016

The University of Rochester, in cooperation with the University of St. Andrews, Scotland, is sponsoring a two-day conference on Older Scots Literature and Culture. Seventeen scholars, from the UK, EU, Canada and the US, will present cutting-edge research in a series of plenary panels. The event is free and open to all, from specialists to those in the general public who simply love Scots poetry and culture. We hope that you can join us!

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