Flickering Landscapes Conference - The Image of Migration: Landscapes and People

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 28, 2019 to March 30, 2019
Location: 
Florida, United States
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Film and Film History, Geography, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, U.S. - Mexico Borderlands
This conference aims to bring together scholars and filmmakers to address how moving images depict the relationship between place and human migration. We define migration in the broadest terms as any movement of peoples, including migration within nations or across national boundaries. We define place in the broadest terms, including air, land, and sea, and the built environment.

Call For Paper for the Midwest Association for Middle East and Islamic Studies Conference 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 18, 2019
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Human Rights, Islamic History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, World History / Studies

The Midwest Association for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies and the University of Louisville are pleased to announce a call for papers for the MAMEIS Annual Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, Friday, March 22, 2019. We welcome submissions from scholars based in the Midwest (broadly conceived) on this year's theme "Home, Displacement, Dispossession, and Refugees in the Middle East and Islamic World." We are soliciting new research on any topic in Middle East and Islamic Studies, but especially encourage abstracts that align with our conference theme.

CFP: Journal for the Study of Radicalism

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
November 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Contemporary History, Social History / Studies, Political History / Studies

JSR: Journal for the Study of Radicalism—an academic journal published by Michigan State University Press—announces a call for articles and reviews for our twelfth year of issues. 

Forthcoming thematic issues will include anarchism, including Black Bloc activism, ecological radicalism, animal rights radicalism, and right-wing forms of radicalism. We are particularly interested in articles on transnational subjects as well as on lesser-known examples of radicalism, as well as in articles that include theoretical and methodological considerations.

Global Knowledge, Global Legitimacy? Transatlantic Biomedicine since 1970

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2018
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Public Health, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations

When the French pharmaceutical company Roussell Uclaff, a subsidiary of the German chemical giant Hoechst AG, was ready to introduce an abortion pill in 1988, American activists flooded the company’s headquarters near Frankfurt with protest letters. In response, the company’s German CEO mandated to stop the project. But the French state – a Hoechst minority shareholder – took the idea across the border, patented it, and embarked on medical trials for the new product in France. 

CfP: Tracing the Agency of Sound

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 8, 2018
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Anthropology, European History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies, Research and Methodology

What

In historical research, sound has been increasingly recognized as an important aspect of the human expe­rience, the analysis of which allows insights into structures of sensation, emotion, knowledge and power. Nevertheless, sound in such investigations often appears as a mere layer of information.

Manpower and the Armies of the British Empire in Two World Wars (8-9 November 2018)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 8, 2018 to November 9, 2018
Location: 
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Australian and New Zealand History / Studies, British History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, Military History, Contemporary History

The program for the Royal Military College’s history symposium, Manpower and the Armies of the British Empire in Two World Wars (8-9 November 2018) is set and we have a great schedule lined up this year! See below for details.

Call for Papers on Subcultures for PopCAANZ (Popular Culture Association of Australia and New Zealand), July 3 - 5, 2019, Melbourne, Australia

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 31, 2019
Location: 
Australia
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Popular Culture Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Contemporary History, Social History / Studies

Call for papers for presentation on subcultures at the 10th Anniversary of the Annual International PopCAANZ Conference to be held at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia, July 3 - 5, 2019.

CFP -- The Sixties at PCA 2019 conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Popular Culture Studies, Social History / Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Political History / Studies

THE SIXTIES
Call for proposals: Papers, Sessions, Panels

Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Annual Conference
April 17-20, 2019 at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park, Washington, D.C.

The Sixties area of the Popular Culture Association welcomes submissions on any aspect of popular culture from the era. Topics of interest might include, but are not limited to:

•        Film, television, and radio of the era
•        Analysis of influential books/authors or arts/artists

Open Call for Contributors

Type: 
Call for Publications
Location: 
District Of Columbia, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Contemporary History, Intellectual History, Philosophy, Political History / Studies

Hello all! This is a general call for contributors and columnists for the Cato Institute’s Libertarianism.org, where I am the Editor for History. We are accepting contributions on a wide range of subjects touching the history of classical liberalism and radical libertarianism, from straightforward political and intellectual history to individualist cultural and social history.

Geographies and Imaginaries. The construction of space in Northern Europe (Strasbourg, France)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 31, 2018
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Nationalism History / Studies

In recent years, the concept of space has started to regain a central position in historical and literary research.
Evidence of this can be found in the increasing interest in the exploration of the material reality of space, but
also, and perhaps more importantly, in its cultural and communicational construction as a network of
symbols and signs. The effects of such « imagined geographies » are perceivable on different levels and affect

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