CfP: The disruption and regeneration of death during the Covid-19 pandemic

Call for Papers: Special Issue for Anthropology Quarterly

Anthropology has long framed death as a crisis, both within an individual’s life trajectory and for the existential continuity of the community. In the tradition of scholarship following Hertz (1960), mortuary and funerary rituals are framed as a site of collective action mounted in response to crisis.

Cfp: Sinophone Media Coverage of the Covid-19 Pandemic (EACS 2021 Panel)

Looking to form a panel for EACS 2021 The topic is Sinophone media coverage of the Covid-19 pandemic. Social media studies are also accepted. If interested, please send a paper abstract to by Feb 25, 2021.

My paper for the panel:

"Modern Hua Mulans in Global Chinese-Speaking Media: Female Frontline Workers as Tools of Propaganda During the COVID-19 Pandemic"

Question of the Month: February

H-Nationalism’s Question of the Month series offers a forum for discussing the big questions surrounding research, pedagogy, and practice in the field of nationalism studies and the history of nationalism. Use the reply feature to join the conversation! Email Simon Purdue ( of Northeastern University if you’d like to propose a question of you own. If you need technical assistance with logging in and posting comments, please contact H-Net’s Help Desk (

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Online Interdisciplinary Laboratory-Conference, 24th-25th June 2021 International Graduate Centre for the Study of Culture (GCSC) (Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany

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Call for Papers
June 24, 2021 to June 25, 2021

Conference: An Inauspicious Year: Confronting Crisis in Chinese Literature, History, and Culture, Feb 12–13, 2021

Arizona State University Graduate Student Virtual Conference with presenters and faculty respondents from US, East Asia, and Europe

Keynote speakers:

Michael Berry (UCLA): "Translation and the Virus: COVID-19, Cyber Politics, and Fang Fang's Wuhan Diary"

Katerine Alexander (U. of Colorado Boulder): "'What Times are These?': Confronting Crisis with Literature during the Taiping War"

For a complete conference program and conference registration, please go to this link:


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