CFP for Trespassing Journal: Trespassing Bodies

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
May 15, 2016
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Humanities, Literature, Philosophy, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Trespassing Journal is a fully peer-reviewed biannual journal that is committed to publishing fresh and original research in the fields of artistic production (including literature, film, new media, video-art, fine arts, experimental and avant-garde art, etc.) that trespass the sacrosanct grounds of the theoretical and artistic disciplines, and also question the established boundaries between art, science, and philosophy.Trespassing Journal focuses on artistic misfits, art and politics, artistic production in exile, and cont

Bonner literatur- und kulturwissenschaftliches Kolloquium

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
April 20, 2016 to July 6, 2016
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Composition & Rhetoric, German History / Studies, Humanities, Literature, Theatre & Performance History / Studies
Auch im Sommersemester 2016 sind alle Interessierten wieder herzlich zu den Vorträgen im Bonner literatur- und kulturwissenschaftlichen Kolloquium an der Rheinischen Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität eingeladen.
 
Das Programm:
 
20.4.2016  – Friedrich Balke (Bochum):
A long history of___
Literatur als Fragebogenlektüre bei Ernst von Salomon
 
01,6,2016 – Christine Weder (Genf):
Oskar und Emma statt Rome

Shared Histories: Media Connections Between Britain and Ireland

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
July 6, 2016 to July 7, 2016
Location: 
Ireland {Republic}
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Humanities, Communication

Shared Histories: Media Connections

Between Britain and Ireland

 

Dublin, 6–7th July 2016

Venue: The National Library of Ireland.

 

2nd Glocal Symposium "Posthuman Futures" (NYU, April 22-23) (Attendance: Free / Registration: Required)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 22, 2016 to April 23, 2016
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Humanities, Philosophy, Popular Culture Studies, World History / Studies

FRIDAY, APRIL 22ND

Morning Sessions

10:00
Registration & Breakfast

Cities@SAS Launch Events: Part 2 Cityscapes: Past, Present and Future

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
June 1, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Urban History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

Cities@SAS is a new initiative based at the School of Advanced Study, University of London. It aims to harness the rich, interdisciplinary potential of urban studies, forging new collaborations across the School of Advanced Study, the University of London, and nationally and internationally.

Venue: Macmillan Hall, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU, 1 June 2016, 5 pm to 7 pm

Cities@SAS Launch Events: Part 1 Showcasing Cities @SAS

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
June 1, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Languages, Urban History / Studies

Cities@SAS is a new initiative based at the School of Advanced Study, University of London. It aims to harness the rich, interdisciplinary potential of urban studies, forging new collaborations across the School of Advanced Study, the University of London and nationally and internationally.

Lanes and Neighbourhoods in Cities in Asia

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 30, 2016
Location: 
Singapore
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Humanities, Southeast Asian History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning

This conference is jointly organised by the Asian Urbanisms Cluster at the Asia Research Institute; National University of Singapore; and in collaboration with the International Institute of Asian Studies (IIAS), The Netherlands.

Disaster Justice in Anthropocene Asia and the Pacific

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2016
Location: 
Singapore
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Government and Public Service, Humanities, Urban Design and Planning

This interdisciplinary conference brings together research on environmental disasters in Asia to illuminate questions of disaster justice from historical and contemporary perspectives. As all disasters occur in political space, disaster justice is situated in spheres of governance and in the context of Asia’s rapidly urbanizing societies that are increasingly impacted by the advent of the Anthropocene, namely, the destructive human transformations of nature that are significant drivers of environmental disasters.

After(-)Lives

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2016
Location: 
Malta
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Digital Humanities, Humanities, Literature, Philosophy

‘While we talk, the sun is getting older. It will explode in 4.5 billion years.’

Jean François Lyotard, ‘Can Thought Go on Without a Body?’

 

‘living on can mean a reprieve or an afterlife, “life after life” or life after death, more life as more than life, and better; the state of suspension in which it's over - and over again’

Jacques Derrida, ‘Living On: Borderlines’

‘Whether my life had been before that sleep

The Heaven which I imagine, or a Hell

Like this harsh world in which I wake to weep,

I know not’

CFP: thresholds no. 1, Extraneous

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 15, 2016
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Literature, Library and Information Science, Humanities, Composition & Rhetoric, Digital Humanities

thresholds is a new digital journal co-edited by Whitney Trettien (UNC) and Fran McDonald (U. Louisville). The journal's platform bears witness to the dynamic processes that constitute reading and writing by way of a split-screen architecture. On the left side of the screen, we publish short essays (essayer – trial, attempt, test). The right side of the screen is populated by the various text fragments, images, audio, and video clips that inspired the author and propelled the corresponding work.

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