[Temple ICAS Event] Ian Condry: Music and the New Social Economy: Value and Livelihoods in a Post-Capitalist 21st Century

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
June 29, 2017
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Anthropology, Music and Music History, Popular Culture Studies, Social History / Studies

Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017
Time: 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (Doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Venue: Temple University Japan Campus, Azabu Hall 1F Parliament
(access: http://www.tuj.ac.jp/maps/tokyo.html)
Speaker: Ian Condry, Cultural anthropologist and Professor at MIT
Moderator: Kyle Cleveland, Associate Director of ICAS
Admission: Free. Open to the public. 
Language: English
RSVP: icas@tuj.temple.edu

Edited Collection CFP: Legacies of the Manhattan Project at 75 Years (Deadline 9/15/17)

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
September 15, 2017
Location: 
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Political History / Studies, Social History / Studies

The Hanford History Project at Washington State University Tri-Cities and Washington State University Press invite submissions for a multidisciplinary collection of essays titled “Legacies of the Manhattan Project: Reflections on 75 Years of a Nuclear World.” This peer-reviewed volume will be published by WSU Press in Fall 2018.

CfP: Research Workshop “Multiplicity of Divisions: Boundaries and Borders of the Habsburg, Ottoman, and Russian Empires in the 19th –early 20th Century”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 28, 2017 to September 29, 2017
Location: 
Ukraine
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies

Venue: History Faculty, Hryhoriy Skovoroda Kharkiv National Pedagogical University,
(Kharkiv, Ukraine).

Call for Contributors: The World of Jim Crow

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 15, 2017
Location: 
Virginia, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Race Studies, Social History / Studies

As the editor of the two-volume World of Jim Crow: A Daily Life Encyclopedia (forthcoming from Greenwood Press), I would like to invite experts in African American history to contribute to this collaborative, scholarly endeavor.

New Directions in the Study of Populism

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 1, 2017
Location: 
Arizona, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Political Science, Social History / Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology

General:

 

We invite proposals for a paper to be presented at a workshop on “New Directions in the Study of Populism.” The conference will take place March 15 thru March 17, 2018, at the West and Thunderbird campuses of Arizona State University (from Thursday early evening to Saturday early afternoon).

 

CFP: Transitions in Energy History - Call for papers - Deadline 25th June 2017

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 25, 2017
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Archival Science, Contemporary History, Environmental History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Social History / Studies

Call for papers

Transitions in Energy History: State of the Art and New Perspectives

Symposium, Milano, 29th November – 1st December 2017

 

Locations: Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia “Leonardo da Vinci”, Sala Biancamano, Via Olona 6 bis, 20123 Milano, Italy; Edison, Sala azionisti, Foro Buonaparte 31, 20121 Milano, Italy.

Dates: 29th November – 1st December 2017

Deadline for submission: 25 June 2017

Family, Kinship, and Historical Data: An International Workshop on Recent Developments in East-Central and Southeast Europe

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
August 25, 2017 to August 26, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Demographic History / Studies, European History / Studies, Research and Methodology, Social History / Studies

 

 

Family, Kinship, and Historical Data: An International Workshop on Recent Developments in East-Central and Southeast Europe

 

Organizer: Centre for Population Studies, Babeș-Bolyai University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania

25th – 26th of August, 2017

Cluj-Napoca, Romania

 

Becoming Dystopian? How Readers Respond when Dystopia Looks like their Lives

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 12, 2018 to April 15, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Literature, Social History / Studies, World History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

What purpose do dystopian novels serve?  What is their effect on readers?  Are they meant to change readers’ behavior, to call them to action, or are they meant to be read for entertainment?  How do readers typically respond to reading them?  When dystopian works become so popular that they flood the markets, do they lose their impact becoming merely white noise?

The Theology of liberation in Latin America - An evaluation 50 years after Medellín

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 15, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Social History / Studies

The Theology of liberation in Latin America - An evaluation 50 years after Medellín

On the Edge in Early Modern English Drama

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 4, 2017
Location: 
New Zealand
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Literature, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Social History / Studies
On the Edge in Early Modern English Drama
Edited by Mark Houlahan and Aidan Norrie

The editors invite proposals for chapters of c.7000 words for an edited collection, On the Edge in Early Modern English Drama. There can be little doubt that early modern English drama has received detailed attention in the existing scholarship. Scholars have long analysed the extant dramatic productions, and the men who authored them.

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