Conf. Report: "Gut Feelings," University of Aberdeen

Editor's note: This report on a nutrition-adjacent conference may be of interest to our readers. Topics covered include the gut-brain axis, poisons, indigestion, vegetarianism, hangriness, the digesting body, ascetic intellectuals, and excrement.

 

A Conference Report on "Gut Feeling: Digestive Health in Nineteenth-Century Culture"
May 26-27, 2017 at the University of Aberdeen
By Kristen Ann Ehrenberger (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center)

 

"Black Bodies": Rutgers Center for Historical Analysis Post-Doctoral Fellowship

The Rutgers School of Arts and Sciences and the Rutgers Center for Historical Analysis invite applications from all disciplines for two positions as post-doctoral associates participating in the Center’s seminar for academic year 2017-2018 on “Black Bodies,” directed by Professors Marisa Fuentes and Bayo Holsey, Rutgers Department of History.

CFP: Special issue 'Technology' - ‘Body Politics. Zeitschrift für Körpergeschichte’ (Journal for the History of the Body)

The history of the body and the history of technology have similar foci. The proposed special issue of the journal ‘Body Politics’ (Journal for the History of the Body) will examine the concept of hybrid and technified bodies in modern history. Articles will analyse the relationship between bodies and technology in several historical contexts between the 19th and the 21st century.

Call for papers about Zika virus for WGSS at University of South Dakota's Culture's of Change conference (March 23-24th 2017).

Your network editor has reposted this from H-Announce. The byline reflects the original authorship.

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 15, 2016

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - history of the body