IEG Fellowships for Doctoral Students
Call for Papers
The Many Faces of War: An interdisciplinary symposium on the experience and impact of war throughout history
"Friends, Neighbours, Allies: The Networks of Non-Elite Women in Early Modern Societies"
Call for Papers
In recent years, the human body has gained a prominent position in discussions of medieval and early modern cultures. The troublesome contingency of the human body encompassed critical boundaries between inside and outside, and became a central concern in religious, political, and economical developments. Medieval bodies were permeable microcosms, not only sites containment but also of revelatory experiences. In the early modern period, body and identity were indistinct, interdependent categories, inseparable from the natural and cultural space that they inhabited.
This announces an extended deadline for proposals for the 68th annual meeting of the New York State Association of European Historians (NYSAEH) to be held at D’Youville College in Buffalo, NY on October 5-6, 2018. The NYSAEH invites proposals for papers or panels on any topic in European history or Europe's relationships with the wider global community. We strongly encourage graduate student participation and welcome proposals based on on work in progress.
Stepfamilies in the Early Modern World, 1400-1800 conference in Budapest, Hungary, 30-31 May 2019
A comparative conference to understand the stepfamily in its various forms across Asia, Europe and its colonies, and across world faiths. Historical demography, stepfamilies through widowhood and in cultures with divorce, inheritance and the position of children from 1st, 2nd or 3rd marriage beds, half-siblings, stepsiblings, extramarital children, domestic arrangements, laws, emotions, folk tales, visual sources.
Conference Dates: Monday 3rd - Tuesday 4th September 2018
Senate House Room 104, London
Confirmed Speakers: Professor Kiernan Ryan, Professor Paul Kottman