Frame & aim:
Part of a series of panels designed to expand the range of “early modern political thought,” this call seeks proposals for papers concentrating on political/legal thought that engage the peoples, locations, and issues of the Ottoman Empire and the early modern eastern Mediterranean.
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Ideas of Poverty in the Age of Enlightenment
Strand Campus, King’s College London, 5–6 September 2018
Convenors: Niall O’Flaherty (KCL) and Robin Mills (UCL)
We are organising a two-day conference "Navigating the Text: Textual Articulation and Division Across Cultures" that will be held on 3-4 May 2019 at Merton College and The Queen's College, Oxford. We expect to invite 12-15 specialists working on different manuscript and epigraphic traditions from Northern Africa, the Mediterranean, Northern Europe, Near East, South Asia, East Asia and Mesoamerica.
The Historical Institute of the University of Wroclaw, together with the Institutes of English Studies and Romance Studies, invite scholars and PhD students to participate in the international conference Freedom, Equality… for Everyone? Women Fighting for Social Advancement 1700-1918, to be held in Wrocław, Poland, on November 20-21, 2018. The first words of the conference topic invoke the slogan of the French Revolution which aimed at democratizing society and, consequently, changing the old-world order.
Production and circulation of knowledge on Gender: Perspectives from the Global South
Workshop – 17-18 December 2018 – CEIAS (CNRS/EHESS), Paris
CONCEPT NOTE: The thematic content of ‘Socio-Political transition in the Asian-African Societies in Transition’ seminar, is organized to discuss and seek the history, contemporary challenges and possibilities among the polities and societi
This is to announce the publication of a special issue of the journal Asian Affairs: 'Ghosts from the Past? Assessing Recent Developments in Religious Freedom in South Asia' guest-edited by Neeti Nair and Michael Kugelman. The contributors include scholars working on India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Myanmar.
Preface – Bijan Omrani
Introduction – Neeti Nair
The Indian Constituent Assembly and the Making of Hindus and Muslims in Jammu and Kashmir – Mridu Rai
Academic Studies Press is pleased to announce an open call for manuscript submissions for its new book series, Modern Biographies, edited by Angela Brintlinger (Ohio State University).