Irregular Ecologies: The Environmental Impact of Unconventional Warfare. A Workshop

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Asian History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Military History
Florianopolis, Brazil, 20–21 July 2019
 
Conveners: Christof Mauch (Rachel Carson Center, LMU Munich), Javier Puente (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile)
Warfare seldom affects humans alone. While inflicting devastating effects on societies, armed conflicts also shape economic, cultural, sociopolitical, and ecological transformations. As violence territorializes, armed conflicts begin to affect the ecologies and livelihoods that once sustained them.

Militarized California: Transpacific Flows of Toxicity and Environmental Ruin [Association for the Study of Literature and Environment Conference]

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2018
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Literature, Military History, Maritime History / Studies

Call for Papers: "Militarized California: Transpacific Flows of Toxicity and Environmental Ruin" 

Panel at the Association for the Study of Literature and Environment Conference

June 26-30, 2019, University of California, Davis 

We stand on guard for thee.’ Dockyards and Naval Bases in North America, the Atlantic and the Caribbean

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 30, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, British History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Military History

The sentiment expressed in the chorus of ‘O Canada’, the Canadian national anthem written in 1880, could represent that of any naval base for its territory.

 

Catherine Beck: Mental health at Sea, 1740-1820

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
February 26, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies, Military History, Atlantic History / Studies

Join us for a free talk in central London on mental health in the Georgian navy by historian Dr Catherine Beck. All are welcome and there is no need to book. 

What happened to those who suffered from mental health problems at sea? What did it mean to be ‘mad’ in the Royal Navy? How were ‘mad’ sailors and ‘drunken’ sailors viewed differently? 

Call for Papers

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
December 6, 2019
Location: 
Singapore
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, East Asian History / Studies, Military History, Southeast Asian History / Studies

Call for Papers

Maritime Medicine at the McMullen Naval History Symposium 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 19, 2019 to September 20, 2019
Location: 
Maryland, United States
Subject Fields: 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Maritime History / Studies, Military History

The Society for the History of Navy Medicine requests paper proposals on any topic related to the history of medicine in the maritime environment for its panel(s) hosted by the Naval Academy McMullen Naval History Symposium, 19 - 20 September 2019. A 250 word precis (as a Word document) and brief personal bio should be submitted to the Society Executive Director no later than 15 February 2019. Generous travel grants are available for graduate / professional students whose papers are selected for presentation.

2019 McMullen Naval History Symposium Call For Papers

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 19, 2019 to September 20, 2019
Location: 
Maryland, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Maritime History / Studies, Military History

 

2019 McMullen Naval History Symposium                                                         Call for Papers

 

Graduate Students Sought for Panel at The Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations Annual Meeting

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 1, 2018
Location: 
Virginia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Military History

I am a Ph.D. Candidate in history at the University of Kentucky and am looking to put together a panel for the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations annual meeting in Arlington Virginia.  It takes place from June 20, 2019 - June 22, 2019 at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel.  Here is a link to the event: https://www.shafr.org/conferences/annual/2019-annual-meeting

 

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