Requesting proposals for papers that examine comics and graphic novels considering any aspect of ecocriticism for a special session at the 2018 MLA Conference.
Please send 250-word abstracts and bio by March 15 to Juan Meneses (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Conferência Internacional – Património Cultural: Prevenção, resposta e recuperação de desastres
3 e 4 de Novembro 2016
Auditório 2 – Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisboa
Sob a égide da Nações Unidas, no final de 2015, representantes de 195 países discutiram, na Conferência do Clima em Paris (COP 21), o impacto das alterações climáticas sobre as sociedades, as pessoas e os seus bens. Chuvas torrenciais, tempestades inesperadas e violentas, derrocadas, ondas de calor e picos de poluição atingem, atualmente, uma frequência preocupante.
Artists-in-Dialogue: Confronting Disaster
Friday, April 15, 6:30 pm
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Please do consider submitting a paper proposal for our panel ‘Experiencing Displacement in Hazardous Climates’ at the upcoming RAI conference on ‘Anthropology, Weather, and Climate Change’ in London. The deadline is approaching fast (8.1.2016)!
Propose a paper here: http://www.nomadit.co.uk/rai/events/rai2016/panels.php5?PanelID=3821
According to the WNYC/NJ Public Radio investigative journalism series, "Dirty Little Secrets," New Jersey's industrial/environmental history is potentially or actually affecting 90% of us New Jerseyans.
International Scientific Conference:
Not just Chernobyl. Ecological Dimensions of the History of Communism
Call for Papers
Deadline for the submission of abstracts: 15 February 2016
Place and time of conference: Poznań, Poland, 21-22 April 2016
Keywords: environmental history, ecology, communist regimes, environmental disasters, green movements, famine
Fields: history, sociology, environmental studies, anthropology, cultural studies