Call for Panelists and Chair/Discussant: “Monarchies and Paths of Asian Modernities,” AAS-in-Asia, Bangkok, Thailand, July 1-4, 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 1, 2019 to July 4, 2019
Location: 
Thailand
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, South Asian History / Studies, Southeast Asian History / Studies

Over the past several decades, scholarship has challenged the traditional association between monarchies and pre-modern politics. Works by Takashi Fujitani and Maurizio Peleggi, for example, have explored some of the ways in which Asian monarchies responded to global changes and refashioned imperial authority for the modern era. This panel intends to build on these foundational works to explore the relationship between monarchies, imperial authority, and the development of modern nation-states in Asia.

The Massacres of the Hamidian Period: Global Narratives and Local Approaches

Type: 
Journal
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Middle East History / Studies

The journal Études arméniennes contemporaines (EAC) has published a volume titled "The Massacres of the Hamidian Period (I): Global Narratives and Local Appraoches". There will be an upcoming second volume with the same theme. The current volume can be found at https://journals.openedition.org/eac/1300. 

The current volume's ToC is as follows: 

Boris Adjemian and Mikaël Nichanian, Rethinking the "Hamidian Massacres": the issue of the precedent

Call For Paper for the Midwest Association for Middle East and Islamic Studies Conference 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 18, 2019
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Human Rights, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, World History / Studies

The Midwest Association for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies and the University of Louisville are pleased to announce a call for papers for the MAMEIS Annual Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, Friday, March 22, 2019. We welcome submissions from scholars based in the Midwest (broadly conceived) on this year's theme "Home, Displacement, Dispossession, and Refugees in the Middle East and Islamic World." We are soliciting new research on any topic in Middle East and Islamic Studies, but especially encourage abstracts that align with our conference theme.

Call for Chapters: Modern Middle East and North Africa/Intersections of faith, politics and violence

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 17, 2018 to September 30, 2018
Location: 
Wisconsin, United States
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Intellectual History, Middle East History / Studies, Nationalism History / Studies, Political Science

If you are interested in contributing a chapter please contact Julie Tatlock at tatlockj@mtmary.edu

Abstracts will be due by the end of September, but the final Chapter deadline is July 2019. 

The text is intended for undergraduates and the general reader. All chapters must explore the intersections of faith, politics, and violence in the histories of the Middle East and North Africa. A publisher has shown interest in this text, but the final proposal is in process. 

Desired topics include:

Era of WWII and Cold War

Final CFP: Association of Global South Studies

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 18, 2018 to November 20, 2018
Location: 
New Mexico, United States
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Arabic History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies

Deadline Extended to September 20: Call for individual papers, panels, or roundtables. The Association of Global South Studies annual conference will be Nov. 18-20 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The conference is a small gathering of scholars of multiple disciplines dedicated to understanding the politics, economy, history, arts, and ecology of the Global South.

ACLA seminar - Palestine/Israel: The Vocabulary of the Conflict and its Circulation

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 7, 2019
Location: 
Illinois, United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Literature, Middle East History / Studies
 
Dear all,
 
We invite submission of proposals to participate in our seminar titled "Palestine/Israel: The Vocabulary of the Conflict and its Circulation" that will take place in the American Comparative Literature

The construction of free ports: political communication, commercial development and administrative control

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 29, 2019 to April 30, 2019
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Maritime History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies

The history of free ports research network is organising a number of conferences in the next years, in order to work towards a standard publication and interactive research platform for the history of free ports from the 16th to the early 20th century.

CFP - Insaniyyat Conference - Palestinian Anthropology: Thinking Without a State

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Cultural History / Studies, Humanities, Indigenous Studies, Middle East History / Studies

Insaniyyat Conference

Palestinian Anthropology: Thinking Without a State

Birzeit, Palestine, January 2019

Call for Papers

Europe and the Ottoman World: Diplomacy and International Relations - new module on Arcadian Library Online

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, European History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies

This month, Bloomsbury has launched a major online module on the Arcadian Library Online platform, Europe and the Ottoman World: Diplomacy and International Relations, which contains documents originating from between 1475 and 1877. This collection contains rare and important diplomatic correspondences, treaties and accounts of ambassadorial missions. Highlights include:

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