A host of tongues…: Multilingualism, lingua franca and translation in the Early Modern period

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 13, 2018 to December 15, 2018
Location: 
Portugal
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Languages, Linguistics, Indigenous Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

In the 15th and 16th centuries, the linguistic situation in Europe was one of remarkable fluidity.

Call for Papers: Special Issue - "Intersections of Critical Disability Studies and Critical Animal Studies"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 1, 2018 to June 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Humanities, Indigenous Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology

Call for Papers

The Canadian Journal of Disability Studies

Special Issue: "Intersections of Critical Disability Studies and Critical Animal Studies"

Kairos: A Journal of Critical Symposium, Open Issue Vol 3 No 1 (2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 15, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Humanities, Indigenous Studies, Social Sciences

Kairos: A Journal of Critical Symposium (Open Access) is the flagship publication of the Postcolonial Studies Association of the Global South (PSAGS). Drawing inspiration from its Greek origins, meaning ‘opportunity’ or ‘supreme movement’, Kairos aims to carve out a singular niche by turning attention to issue and problem based themes that concern both humanities and social sciences, but cannot be addressed within the conventional disciplinary frames.

Monumenta Mythica, an open access journal of myth, legend, and folklore [UPDATED]

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Ethnic History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Popular Culture Studies
Monumenta MythicaA Journal of Modern Myths, Legends, & Folklore

The myths, legends, and folklore of the world are both timeless and timely, giving context to the courses of nations and meaning to personal moments. They are reenacted in formal tableaux and reified in cosplay. They inform our religions and our television. They are us.

CFP: Building Transdisciplinary Relationships: Indigenous & German Studies; a special issue of Seminar; abstracts due May 31

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 31, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, German History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Native American History / Studies

Building Transdisciplinary Relationships: Indigenous & German Studies

Special issue of Seminar: A Journal of Germanic Studies

Summer School in Montreal: Edible Environments, July 5-13 (new deadline to apply: May 1)

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
May 1, 2018
Location: 
Quebec, Canada
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Urban History / Studies

EDIBLE ENVIRONMENTS: IN AND BEYOND MONTREAL/ New DEADLINE to apply: May 1.
July 5-13, 2018 Professor Anya Zilberstein will offer graduate (and advanced undergraduate) students a one week summer school in Montreal, focusing on the city's food and environmental history. Fellowships covering tuition are available for non-Canadian students; all students will be provided with free housing in a newly renovated downtown dormitory (formerly the Grey Nun's Monastery).

CFP: MPCA/ACA: INDIGENOUS STUDIES

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 30, 2018
Location: 
Indiana, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Indigenous Studies, Film and Film History, Native American History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies

The Indigenous Studies Area of the Midwest Popular Culture Association seeks panel proposals and paper abstracts for the annual Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association conference to be held from Thursday-Sunday, 4-7 October 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Indianapolis, IN. 

Call for Articles—Thematic Issue of Terrae Incognitae “The Explored”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 30, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Arabic History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Indigenous Studies

Proposals for this thematic issue of our journal, presently in its 50th year in print, will examine the experience of being explored. Contributions will ideally feature the perspective of exploration through first-hand accounts and develop a critical engagement with the subject matter that also elevates typically underrepresented voices, perspectives, and experiences within the context of exploration history. Terrae Incognitae publishes material relating to any period of exploration history up to the mid-twentieth century.

Native American Studies Area of the Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association Call

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2018
Location: 
Maryland, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Indigenous Studies, Native American History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands

The Native American Studies Area of the Mid-Atlantic Popular & American Culture Association is accepting proposals dealing with any issue peratining to the literuature, representation, or history of Native Americans. Proposals are due by June 30, 2018, and the conference takes place at the Lord Baltimore Hotel in Baltimore, MD from November 8 to 10, 2018. The conference is open to students, academics, and independent scholars.
 

Firsts and Firsting in the Long Eighteenth Century: Special Panel at the Canadian Society for Eighteenth Century Studies (Niagara Falls, Oct. 10-13, 2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 10, 2018
Location: 
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Indigenous Studies, Race Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Firsting is the process through which an act or accomplishment, a circumstance or phenomenon generated by man, is represented as having occurred for the first time. Firsting necessarily implies seconding and lasting as concomitant processes that help structure historical exchanges. Firsting involves complex issues that conflict our present, including those of race and ethnicity, gender and sexuality, religion and language, and place of origin.

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