The Great Hunger of 1845 to 1852 has cast a long shadow over the subsequent history of Ireland and its diaspora. Since 1995, there has been a renewed interest in studying this event, by scholars, students, archeologists, artists, musicians, folklorists etc. This interest shows no sign of abating. New research, methodologies and approaches have greatly added to our understanding of the causes, impact and legacies of this tragedy.
The Europeana Foundation manages Europeana, the digital platform for cultural heritage funded by the European Commission. It addresses its activities to researchers, research and cultural institutions, and e-infrastructures through Europeana Research.
On an annual basis since 2016, Europeana Research has supported early-career scholars in the Humanities undertaking innovative research projects that reuse openly licensed Europeana sources and digital tools. They can benefit from up to 8,000 Euros per project.
Prof. Ariane Perrin will present on "Painting in North Korea" on October 5th, 2018, starting at 18:00
The location is: Room RAA-G-15, Rämistrasse 59, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland
n 2018 the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea celebrates 70 years of existence. Following its creation, the State used art primarily in order to disseminate its ideology and to educate the people.
2019 LAW AND HUMANITIES JUNIOR SCHOLARS WORKSHOP
Call for Papers
CFP Deadline for Papers and Panels: December 31, 2018
Imperial Legacies of 1919
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.
44th International Congress for the History of Pharmacy
“The Pharmacist and Quality Medicines”
5-8 September 2019, Washington, DC
The Program Committee for the 44th International Congress for the History of Pharmacy is soliciting proposals for oral presentations and poster presentations for the Congress to be held 5‑8 September 2019 in Washington, DC.
Any interested members are encouraged to apply to this seminar for the American Comparative Litreature Association's annual meeting.
To apply to this panel, please submit your abstract at the following URL: https://www.acla.org/node/add/paper?destination=/destiny-and-decolonizat...
The deadline for submission is 9 a.m., EST, September 19th.
Seminar Title: Destiny and Decolonization: Literature in the Time of Nehru
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.
Currents in Teaching and Learning, a peer-reviewed electronic journal that fosters exchanges among reflective teacher-scholars across the disciplines, welcomes submissions for Spring 2019 issue (Volume 10, Number 2). We consider all submissions that address new approaches to theories and practices of teaching and learning.
Each year we release two issues of Currents, an open-ended Fall issue and a themed issue in the Spring. We welcome all teaching and learning-related submissions for the Fall Issues.