Open panel at WOCMES 2018 (Seville): Cultural producers and the politicization of culture in civil wars
This panel is organized by the ERC program Social Dynamics of Civil Wars (Pantheon-Sorbonne University).
Calling for papers to be on a panel at the 2018 annual conference by the Society for U.S. Intellectual History at the Warwick-Allerton Hotel in Chicago from November 8-11.
This one-day international symposium will address the global dimensions of Latin American Studies, past, present and future. Contrary to common and official knowledge, the field cannot be properly understood merely as a product of national security responses to the Cold War. Consequently, the notion that the end of the Cold War and the most recent wave of globalization spells the end of area studies or, in this specific case, of Latin American studies, is at best myopic.
This one-day international symposium will address the global dimensions of Latin American Studies, past, present and future. Confident that the field cannot be properly understood merely as a product of the Cold War, this symposium will take the long, global view of the field.
Performance, Politics, and Play
September 13-16, 2018
New York City
Johns Hopkins University Sheridan Libraries recently completed a project funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission to digitize approximately 65,000 pages of correspondence exchanged between important historical figures and Daniel Coit Gilman, Johns Hopkins University's first president and one of the most important education innovators in American history.
On the occasion of the centennial of World War I, the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine is pleased to announce an open competition for scholars under the age of 30 to research and write a scholarly paper on a major aspect of how scientists and engineers in the United States were engaged in the World War I effort. The focus, drawing on the NAS’s creation of the National Research Council as a response to the United States’ expected involvement in World War I, is on institutional changes (e.g., the
CFP: The Meaning of the Modern World: Bicentennial Perspectives on Jacob Burckhardt
German Studies Association, September 27-30, 2018, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
In recognition of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Jacob Burckhardt, the Swiss Studies Interdisciplinary Network seeks to organize a panel or a set of linked panels at the 2018 annual meeting of the German Studies Association (www.thegsa.org).