Call for papers deadline 30 September 2018 for the 30-31 May 2019 Stepfamilies in the Early Modern World, 1400-1800 conference in Budapest, Hungary.
The stepfamily in its various forms across Asia, Europe and its colonies, the Ottoman Empire and across world faiths.
Counting stepfamiies - historical demography
Children of 1st, 2nd & 3rd marriages or extramarital relations
Divorce and widowhood
Household types & stepfamilies
The special issue "Reframing Islam in Southeast Asia" (guest editor: Dr. Chiara Formichi, Cornell University) in /Religions/ is open for submission.
The history of Islam in Southeast Asia has been traditionally narrated as one derivative of the Middle Eastern experience and, oftentimes, as a reality that largely belongs to the majority areas of the Indo-Malay sphere.
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.
In partnership with the Rare Book Department of the Free Library of Philadelphia, the Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies at the University of Pennsylvania is pleased to announce the 11th Annual Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age:
IIluminations: Manuscript, Medium, Message
November 15–17, 2018
Medieval and Early Modern Spaces and Places: Experiencing the Court, 2019
The 1st International Conference on Medical Humanities in the Middle East at Weill Cornell Medicine in Qatar in Doha on Nov. 16-19, 2018 is accepting poster presentations and registration to attend until October 8, 2018. Visit the link for full information.
This month, Bloomsbury has launched a major online module on the Arcadian Library Online platform, Europe and the Ottoman World: Diplomacy and International Relations, which contains documents originating from between 1475 and 1877. This collection contains rare and important diplomatic correspondences, treaties and accounts of ambassadorial missions. Highlights include:
Conference: 2018 Byzantine Studies Conference/BSC