Call for Contributions - Towards a Cultural Understanding of Air Forces

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
July 31, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences, Military History, Diplomacy and International Relations, Cultural History / Studies

Culture matters but why does it matter? Culture matters because the values, beliefs and assumptions that underpin military organisations shape their behaviour and that of their personnel at all levels. However, the relationship between air forces and their culture has been little discussed and much assumed in the historiography. Indeed, as Allan English reflected in 2004, little has been written on the culture of air forces, and despite some notable examples, this largely remains the case.

CFP: Teaching for the Post-Anthropocene

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 27, 2018
Location: 
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
Animal Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Teaching and Learning, Humanities, Social Sciences

Special Session: Teaching for the Post-Anthropocene – PAMLA 2018                                             

Ron Milland, Presiding Officer / PAMLA: Pacific Ancient Modern Language Association

CFP: Turning a Doctoral Dissertation into a Book

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
July 8, 2018
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Environmental History / Studies, Geography, Humanities, Social Sciences

"(Um)weltschmertz: An Exercise in Humility and Melancholia" is the final project event of the ENHANCE international training network. The event explores the deep ties that connect humans and their cultural and emotional lives to the changing environment around issues of environmental change and conflict, as well as the role of the environmental humanities in times of crisis.

There will be several public events as part of the program, including public lectures, a film screening, and an exhibition. 

23rd International Joint World Cultural Tourism Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 26, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Social Sciences

The aim of this conference is to provide an opportunity to foster academic and practical development for international educators, scholars, researchers, industry professionals, policy-makers and researchers, students with an opportunity to explore and discuss issues in the topics on tourism.

Call for Papers: Journal of Interdisciplinary Feminist Thought

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 31, 2018
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
Race Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Sexuality Studies, Social Sciences, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The Journal of Interdisciplinary Feminist Thought, a peer-reviewed open access journal (https://digitalcommons.salve.edu/jift/) published through Salve Regina University annually since 2005, invites contributions for its next issue: Women and Politics: Obstacles & Opportunities. 

Out of Africa, Out of Europe: African and European Migration in Morocco

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
June 21, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Anthropology, Demographic History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Social Sciences

The Aga Khan University-Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations invites you to its upcoming event Out of Africa, Out of Europe: African and European Migration in Morocco by Dr Ma

UCLA Animal Law and Policy Small Grants Program Request for Proposals

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
June 1, 2018 to December 1, 2018
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Animal Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology, Research and Methodology, Psychology

The UCLA School of Law Animal Law and Policy Small Grants Program (“Program”) is seeking small grant proposals. The application period is open now and closes on December 1, 2018. We are happy to receive applications as soon as they are ready, but we will not make any offers of funding until we have reviewed all applications after the funding period closes.

Conference Call for Papers “Nomadism, Mobilities and Media” AUCA, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 30, 2018
Location: 
Kyrgyzstan
Subject Fields: 
Communication, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies, Research and Methodology, Social Sciences

On August 29-31, 2018 the “Nomadism, Mobilities and Media” conference will be held at AUCA. The conference is dedicated to the World Nomad Games III

‘Modern man might be so mobile that he can never establish roots and his experience of place may be all too superficial’ (Tuan, 1977, 183).

Manuel Castells outlined a "network society" and suggested that the "space of places" is being surpassed by a "space of flows." (Castells, 1989)

[CFP] International Conference on Gender, Sexuality and Justice: Resilience in Uncertain Times

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 7, 2018 to December 8, 2018
Location: 
China
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Sexuality Studies, Social Sciences

Gale Introduces New Digital Archive on Amateur Newspapers From the 19th Century

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Date: 
June 12, 2018
Location: 
Michigan, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Humanities, Journalism and Media Studies, Social Sciences

 

The Largest Digital Archive of Amateur Newspapers in the U.S. Written by Young Adults, Deemed the Social Media of the Era

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