Making Worlds: Art, Materiality, and Early Modern Globalization | Conference 1: In Between Spaces

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
October 12, 2018 to October 13, 2018
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Architecture and Architectural History, European History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies

 

Making Worlds: Art, Materiality, and Early Modern Globalization

Dr Anna Beer: 'Ocean's Love: Sir Walter Ralegh and the Sea'

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
October 23, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Colonial America, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Maritime History / Studies, British History / Studies

Join us for a free talk in central London on Sir Walter Ralegh by historian Dr Anna Beer. All are welcome and there is no need to book. 

Our first Maritime History & Culture Seminar of 2018/19 reflects on Ralegh as we approach the 400th anniversary of his execution.  

The Gestures of Diplomacy: Gifts, Ceremony, Body Language (1400-1750)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 30, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Literature, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

Call for Papers The Gestures of Diplomacy: Gifts, Ceremony, Body Language (1400-1750) , Toulouse, France, 30th May - 1st June 2019.

Foreign Eyes on the Republic
: European Perspectives on the Republic and the Dutch in the Long Eighteenth Century

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 21, 2019 to February 22, 2019
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Area Studies, Literature, Diplomacy and International Relations

What images did the Dutch evoke during the long eighteenth century? By examining both the international importance of the Republic as well as the development and dissemination of European stereotypes about the Dutch, such as cleanliness or frugality, this conference aims to overlap and juxtapose a plethora of perspectives on the eighteenth-century Northern Netherlands.

PhD program in History of Medicine at Johns Hopkins

Type: 
Announcements Administration
Date: 
September 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018
Location: 
Maryland, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, East Asian History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The Department of the History of Medicine at Johns Hopkins, founded in 1927 by William H. Welch, is accepting applications for its PhD program, for matriculation in the Fall of 2019. Our PhD students are fully funded for five years and are very competitive for academic jobs, museum work, and other related areas. We have expertise in African, East Asian, European, and American history, from the Pre-modern era to the present,

The Global Archive of Comparison

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 26, 2019 to September 28, 2019
Location: 
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Ancient History, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Intellectual History, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, World History / Studies

The Oakley Center, which has its home at Williams College, invites paper proposals for a conference and subsequent edited volume on the history of cross-cultural comparison in the premodern world. The conference will be held at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts (26–28 September 2019) and is organized by Alexander Bevilacqua.

Anthony Grafton (Princeton) will deliver the keynote lecture.

CFP: Medieval and Early Modern Spaces and Places: Experiencing the Court, 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 15, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Architecture and Architectural History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Music and Music History

 

Medieval and Early Modern Spaces and Places: Experiencing the Court, 2019

 

The construction of free ports: political communication, commercial development and administrative control

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 29, 2019 to April 30, 2019
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, Maritime History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies

The history of free ports research network is organising a number of conferences in the next years, in order to work towards a standard publication and interactive research platform for the history of free ports from the 16th to the early 20th century.

CFP: ICMS, Kalamazoo, MI, May, 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 9, 2019 to May 12, 2019
Location: 
Michigan, United States
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Teaching and Learning, Early Modern History and Period Studies, German History / Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies

54th Annual International Congress on Medieval Studies

Please consider submitting an abstract to one of the sessions below. These panels pertain to teaching at all levels, and we very much welcome submissions with connections to German Studies and all relevant fields! 

Please submit abstracts to Deva Kemmis (deva.kemmishicks@gmail.com) and Kristin Cole (kristincole222@gmail.com) by September 20, 2018:

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