106th College Art Association Annual Conference Los Angeles, February 21 - 24, 2018
Deadline: Aug 14, 2017
Session sponsored by the Museum Committee
Chairs: Risham Majeed, Elizabeth Rodini, Celka Straughn
Decolonizing Art Museums?
The colonial history of museums is by now familiar, and institutional critiques of and
within ethnographic and anthropological collections are fairly widespread. Indeed, many
of the objects in these collections have migrated to art museums as a result of postcolonial
Panel or Session Title
Mapping of Adivasi or Indigenous Development from a Political Anthropology Perspective
Organizer: Eswarappa KASI
11-15 December 2017, University of Adelaide
Affirmative Action, Marginal Communities, and the Post-Colonial State
Eswarappa KASI, NIRD&PR, Hyderabad, India &
Anshu SINGH, Delhi School of Economics, Delhi, India
Liberal Arts International Conference
"Local Dreams, Global Visions: Multi-Disciplinary Perspectives"
February 4-6, 2018
CALL FOR PAPERS
The Liberal Arts Program at Texas A&M University at Qatar is pleased to annunce the Call for Papers for its Sixth Annual Liberal Arts International Conference (LAIC)
The sixth annual Liberal Arts International Conference investigates the relationship between local entities and the wider global community.
The purpose of the Southeast Indian Studies Conference is to provide a forum for discussion of the culture, history, art, health and contemporary issues of Native Americans in the Southeast. The conference serves as a critical venue for scholars, students and all persons interested in American Indian Studies in the region.
BC Studies invites work that recognizes knowledge practices developed through research within different disciplinary, social and political contexts. We encourage submissions about the ways people are doing research; about research alliances and engagements, ethical and theoretical considerations.
We welcome submissions from emerging and established scholars in all disciplines working in or on British Columbia. Research Notes are six to ten pages (3000 - 5000 words) although shorter and longer submissions are considered.
I am pleased to share with you the call for papers for a special issue, to appear in Transmotion: An online journal of post
Surface and ornament are periodically reviewed, discarded and pursued. More recently, there has been an interest in the writing of Aby Warburg, Alois Riegl, Gottfried Semper, Adolf Loos, Hermann Muthesius, and Le Corbusier. They have been made prominent by issues of animation (see, for example, Papapetros 2012, Payne 2013, van Eck 2014) and digitation (see for example Spuybroek 2008 and Schumacher 2009).