Special Issue of Humanities on Photo-Literary Disorders: Literature, Photography and Illness

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​​​​​A special issue of Humanities (ISSN 2076-0787)

Since the invention of photography was announced in 1839, photographic aesthetics, practices and products have inspired literature in its varied forms.

New Publication: Visualising Human Rights

This new publication may be of interest to H-Memory readers.

Jane Lydon (ed.) Visualising Human Rights, Crawley: University of Western Australia Press, 2018.

When the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was proclaimed by the United Nations General Assembly in Paris on 10 December 1948, photography was considered a ‘universal language’ that would communicate across barriers of race and culture. 70 years later it is timely to examine the cultural impact of the framework of human rights through visual culture.

Screen Bodies: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Experience, Perception, and Display CFP

Screen Bodies is a peer-reviewed journal focusing on the intersection of Screen Studies and Body Studies across disciplines, institutions, and media. It is a forum promoting research on various aspects of embodiment on and in front of screens through articles, reviews, and interviews.

DEADLINE EXTENDED: SHERA Emerging Scholar Prize - Call for Entries by 22 October 2018

Dear SHERA members,

Please be advised that the deadline for the SHERA Emerging Scholar Prize has been extended. The SHERA Board is accepting submissions no later than October 22, 2015. You can find details about guidelines and how to submit below.

Please circulate to your networks and forward to any junior scholars you think may be eligible.

Many thanks,



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