One of the central figures in contemporary Chilean film, director Pablo Larraín (b. 1976), presents a harsh portrait of his country’s current reality and of its tortured history in a direct, sometimes surprising, and often controversial oeuvre, never demurring in the face of violence or painful truths about the past.
For the 2018 meeting of the South Central Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies, proposals are invited on any topic regarding medicine, madness, the medicine of madness, the madness of medicine, or the care and treatment of any illnesses, physical, mental, or emotional during the long eighteenth century. All disciplines and geographic areas are welcome.
150-word abstracts by 11/30/18. Electronic submissions, please.
Department of English
William Paterson University of New Jersey
The Center for Historical Research at the Ohio State University
2017-2019 Program: You say you want a Revolution? Revolutions in Historical Perspective
Lucayos is a peer-reviewed journal of the literature, culture, history and creativity of The Bahamas and the larger Caribbean region. Developed by the Faculty of Liberal and Fine Arts at the University of The Bahamas, the goal of the journal is to promote critical regional and cultural awareness through academic and creative writing that comments on or is a product of The Bahamas and the Caribbean. The journal is focused on the literature, culture, or history of the region or in creative expression which connects to relevant themes, places, and spaces in the Caribbean.
First Dress Conference of the African Diaspora
London College of Fashion, London, UK.
Friday 4th May 2018
Call for Papers, Caribbean Literature at CEA 2018
April 5-7, 2018 | St. Petersburg, Florida
Hilton St. Petersburg Bayfront
333 1st St South, Saint Petersburg, Florida 33701 | Phone: (727) 894-5000
The College English Association, a gathering of scholar-teachers in English studies, welcomes proposals for presentations on Caribbean Literature for our 49th annual conference. Submit your proposal at www.cea-web.org
The Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, in conjunction with the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University, announces a call for papers for a conference exploring enslaved migrations within the Americas. Over the past several decades a rich slave trade historiography has illuminated much about the infamous Middle Passage across the Atlantic, but for hundreds of thousands of African captives journeys continued upon reaching the New World.
The NC State History Graduate Student Association (HGSA) invites graduate students to participate in the 2018 Graduate Student History Conference to be held on the campus of North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina on March 24.
We are pleased to receive proposals for a special issue on homeopathy in Latin America and their transnational networks to be published in the journal História, Ciências, Saúde-Manguinhos (HCSM) (http://www.revistahcsm.coc.fiocruz.br/). The journal is a quarterly publication of the Casa de Oswaldo Cruz (COC/Fiocruz) and publishes original peer-reviewed articles and research notes, documents and images of historical merit, debates, interviews, and reviews of books and online resources, all pertaining to the history of scienc