Apply to Participate in a NEH Summer Program

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
February 2, 2018 to March 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
History Education, Humanities, Literature, Philosophy, Theatre & Performance History / Studies
NEH Summer Seminars and Institutes for college and university faculty 

Twenty programs, designed to enrich teaching and research, support collegial study of humanities topics. Residential programs: 1-4 weeks. Stipend provided. 

SAMLA Panel: The Holocaust in Literature and Film

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 2, 2018 to November 4, 2018
Location: 
Florida, United States
Subject Fields: 
Film and Film History, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Humanities, Jewish History / Studies, Literature

This SAMLA panel invites papers on representations of the Holocaust in 20th and 21st-century texts or films. Topics might include but are not limited to examination of second and third generation Holocaust writers, use of the Holocaust as metaphor, children's and YA lit about the Holocaust, portrayal of survivors in Holocaust films, and resistance movements within camps or ghettos. Paper proposals addressing the SAMLA 90 theme, “Fighters from the Margins: Socio-Political Activists and Their Allies,” are especially welcome.

Gulf Research Meetings at Cambridge University

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 31, 2018 to August 3, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Humanities, Social Sciences

The Rise of International Sport on the Arab Peninsula: Politics, Art, Ethics

Abstract

This workshop invites research on the politics, art, and ethics of international sport on the Arab Peninsula, with a special interest in the upcoming 2022 FIFA World Qatar.

Description and Rationale

3rd Ojaide International Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 5, 2018
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Literature

Call for Papers-3rd Tanure Ojaide International Conference (May 2-5, 2018)

University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria

Tanure Ojaide: Life, Literature, and the Environment

Call for Abstracts: Writingplace journal #2 issue “Inscription: Tracing Place”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 30, 2018 to March 5, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Urban History / Studies, Urban Design and Planning, Literature, Humanities

The journal issue Inscription: Tracing Place focuses on the role of history and memory in literary and architectural practice.

CFP for MLA 2019: Aesthetics of Terror

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Literature, Humanities

Seeking papers for a special session proposal for the Modern Language Association's annual conference (January 3-6, 2019) on the topic of the aesthetics of terror in contemporary literature. Possible topics could include: narrative strategies of representing terror/terrorism, witnessing, the relationship between historical events and fiction, grief and mourning,time and violence, affect studies, fear and paranoia, legitimacy and illegitimacy, continuities and rupture.  

Public Programs at International Center of Photography

Type: 
Event
Date: 
April 17, 2018
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Humanities, Human Rights, Fine Arts, Japanese History / Studies

In Conversation: Trevor Paglen

MacArthur grant-winning artist, journalist, author, and photographer Trevor Paglen discussed his illuminating work on surveillence, covert operations, and classified landscapes

 

March 9 | 6:30 - 8:00pm, ICP Museum, 250 Bowery, New York, NY

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