[DEADLINE EXTENDED: 15th July 2018] International conference: Freedom, Equality… for Everyone? Women Fighting for Social Advancement 1700-1918

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 15, 2018
Location: 
Poland
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, Intellectual History, Women's & Gender History / Studies, World History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies

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.

CFP Production and circulation of knowledge on Gender: Perspectives from the Global South

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 10, 2018
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Intellectual History, Social Sciences, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Production and circulation of knowledge on Gender: Perspectives from the Global South

Workshop – 17-18 December 2018 – CEIAS (CNRS/EHESS), Paris

Socio-Political Transitions after Decolonization in the African-Asian Societies

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
July 2, 2018 to July 4, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Asian History / Studies, Contemporary History, Intellectual History, World History / Studies

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

Special Issue: Ghosts from the Past? Assessing Recent Developments in Religious Freedom in South Asia

Type: 
Journal
Date: 
June 30, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Intellectual History, Law and Legal History, Nationalism History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies

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. 

Principal Contents

Preface – Bijan Omrani

Introduction – Neeti Nair 

The Indian Constituent Assembly and the Making of Hindus and Muslims in Jammu and Kashmir – Mridu Rai

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Modern Biographies Book Series

Type: 
Call for Publications
Subject Fields: 
Intellectual History, Political History / Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Social History / Studies

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).

Call for Papers: Stakes of Sanctuary Workshop, March 7-8, 2019

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
August 1, 2018
Location: 
Quebec, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Diplomacy and International Relations, Human Rights, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Intellectual History

In recent decades, there has been a great deal of attention given to modern sanctuary practices, ranging from the sanctuary offered to asylum seekers from Central America in the 1980s to recent efforts to declare university campuses, cities and states sanctuary spaces. Although much of the focus has been on contemporary activities in the United States, sanctuary is a global, and deeply historic phenomenon.

Short-term Visegrad Research Scholarship at Blinken Open Society Archives

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
July 25, 2018 to November 15, 2018
Location: 
Hungary
Subject Fields: 
Archival Science, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Human Rights, Intellectual History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies

The Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives announces the joint Visegrad Scholarship at OSA scheme for the 2018/19 academic year.

'Harmony and Contrast: Platonism and Aristotelianism in the Renaissance'

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 29, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Classical Studies, Intellectual History, Italian History / Studies, Philosophy, Religious Studies and Theology

 

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An international conference, co-organized by Anna Corrias (UCL) and Eva Del Soldato (University of Pennsylvania), co-sponsored by UCL, UPenn and the British Academy.

Speakers will include Stephen Gersh, Anna Corrias, Guido Giglioni, George Karamanolis, Eva Del Soldato, Hanna Gentili, and Allegra Baggio Corradi

UCL, Gordon Square (25), Room 107
29 June 2018


10AM Introduction

Session I 
Chair: Valery Rees (School of Economic Science)

More than Marvel: Representations of Norse Mythology in Contemporary Popular Culture (9/15/2018; ICoMS Kalamazoo 5/9-12/2019)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2018
Location: 
Michigan, United States
Subject Fields: 
Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Film and Film History, Humanities, Intellectual History


More than Marvel: Representations of Norse Mythology in Contemporary Popular Culture
Sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Scholarship and Teaching of the Medieval in Popular Culture
54th International Congress on Medieval Studies
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan
9-12 May 2019
Proposals due by 15 September 2018

REMINDER CFP: Political Culture and the History of Knowledge: Actors, Institutions, Practices

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Intellectual History, Political History / Studies, Law and Legal History, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Cultural History / Studies

Conference at the German Historical Institute Washington DC, June 6-8, 2019

Conveners:

German Historical Institute Washington DC: Kerstin von der Krone, Simone Lässig

Center “History of Knowledge” at the University Zurich and the ETH Zurich: Kijan Espahangizi, Nils Güttler, Monika Wulz

Institute of the Formation of Knowledge at the University of Chicago: Shadi Bartsch-Zimmer

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