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2014-03-12 EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM H-NET This index comprises all verified entries from H-Net's events database on the indicated dates. It has been sorted by type of event, not by content field. Users may print, post, or forward all or part of the index, or click on individual items to view and use the entire entry from the events site. H-Net assumes no liability for the accuracy of subsequent repostings of this material, so please check them carefully. 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The following 42 announcements were posted to the H-Net web site between 2014-03-11 and 2014-03-12. ######################################## # Category: Call for Papers ######################################## Title: Narrating "Arab Americans" Location: British Columbia Date: 2014-03-15 Description: Reflections on the term and its intersections with history, memory, geography, religion, race, gender, and sexuality in narratives by and about Arab Americans. 250-300 word abstract and CV by 15 March 2014 ... Announcement ID: 212138 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212138 Title: Hello,I am looking for fellow panelists for a proposed panel on mental illness (broadly defined) OR court politics in early Stuart England for this year's Sixteenth Century Studies Conference, held in New Orleans, Oct. 16-19, 2014. Date: 2014-04-01 Description: I am looking for fellow panelists for a proposed panel on mental illness (broadly defined) OR court politics in early Stuart England for this year's Sixteenth Century Studies Conference, held in New Orleans, Oct. 16-19, 2014.My own paper focus on the varied perceptions of the mental illness of the D ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Announcement ID: 211989 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211989 Title: CFP: Empire and Solidarity Conference Location: Louisiana Date: 2014-05-01 Description: CALL FOR PAPERS EMPIRE AND SOLIDARITY IN THE AMERICAS CONFERENCEOCTOBER 24-25, 2014UNIVERSITY OF NEW ORLEANS The Seventh Annual Empire and Solidarity in the Americas Conference will be held at the University of New Orleans, October 24-25, 2014. The conference explores the meanings, forms, histories, ... Contact: email@example.com Announcement ID: 211995 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211995 Title: CFP: Global Diasporas - Spectrality and the Uncanny. PAMLA 10/31-11/2 2014 Location: California Date: 2014-05-01 Description: Global Diasporas: Spectrality and the Uncanny. PAMLA Oct 31 - Nov 2, 2014 This special session has been approved for the 2014 Pacific Ancient and Modern Languages Association (PAMLA) Conference in Riverside, California from October 31 to November 2, 2014. We are interested in papers that looking at ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Announcement ID: 212093 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212093 Title: 2d Annual FANS Conference Location: Texas Date: 2014-06-06 Description: We are pleased to announce a CFP for submissions to the Second Annual Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference in Dallas, TX, on 7 and 8 June 2014. We are privileged to have Gilles Poitras as our keynote speaker.Fandom for us includes all aspects of being a fan, ranging from being a passive aud ... Contact: FANSConference@gmail.com URL: bit.ly/1hP9J6B Announcement ID: 211999 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211999 ######################################## # Category: Conference ######################################## Title: 23rd History of Medicine Days Conference at the University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada Location: Alberta Date: 2014-03-07 Description: The next History of Medicine Days 2014 Conference will be held March 7th and March 8th.THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE DAYS CONFERENCE is an annual two-day, nation-wide conference held at the University of Calgary. The next conference is being held on Friday, March 7th and Saturday, March 8th, 2014.This yea ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.homhcp.ucalgary.ca Announcement ID: 211960 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211960 Title: Rediscovering Eric Williams: The Intellectual History of Capitalism and Slavery Location: New York Date: 2014-03-14 Description: March 14, 2014 Conference, Rediscovering Eric Williams: The Intellectual History of Capitalism and SlaveryThe conference is being held to celebrate the publication, The Economic Aspect of the Abolition of the West Indian Slave Trade and Slavery of Eric Williams dissertation, defended at Oxford Unive ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: fbc.binghamton.edu Announcement ID: 211982 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211982 Title: The Melodramatic Moment, 1790-1820Conference, 27-8 March 2014 Date: 2014-03-27 Description: As part of the symposium 'The Melodramatic Moment, 1790-1820', you are warmly invited to a performance workshop and study afternoon to be held at Kings College London, on 27 and 28 March 2014.The symposium, organized by Jonathan Hicks and Katherine Hambridge, brings together international scholars f ... Contact: K.Hambridge@warwick.ac.uk Announcement ID: 212159 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212159 Title: Call for Applications: 2014 International Neighbourhood Symposium Date: 2014-03-30 Description: 2014 International Neighbourhood SymposiumExploring the Challenges of Political and Social Change in the Eastern Neighbourhood and the Mediterranean South Heybeliada, Turkey24 29 June 2014The deadline for applications is 30 March 2014. The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) at Kadi ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.khas.edu.tr/en/cies/129 Announcement ID: 212071 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212071 Title: Call for papers: "Presbyterians in the trans-Atlantic world, 1550-1700" Date: 2014-04-01 Description: 12-13 September 2014, Queen's University Belfast This interdisciplinary conference, organised by Scott Spurlock and Crawford Gribben, will describe and analyse the development of Presbyterian ideas, identities, networks, and communities in the early modern trans-Atlantic. Speakers who have already c ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Announcement ID: 211899 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211899 Title: Caucasus Connections Location: Indiana Date: 2014-04-04 Description: An interdisciplinary conference focused on the institutions, languages, cultures and histories that connect (as well as divide) the various places and peoples of the South Caucasus. With scholarly contributions that span the humanities and social sciences, as well as pedagogy and innovative teaching ... URL: www.arisc.org Announcement ID: 211952 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211952 Title: Futures of Book History Location: California Date: 2014-04-04 Description: A conference at the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library organized by Christopher Hunter (California Institute of Technology)What will the future of Book History look like? What should it look like? With the exaggerated claims of the death of the book, on the one hand, and publication of major mul ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.c1718cs.ucla.edu/futures13 Announcement ID: 212057 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212057 Title: STS Summer School: Science and Governance at the Frontiers of Life Location: Massachusetts Date: 2014-04-04 Description: This weeklong summer school is intended for graduate students and early postdocs in science and technology studies, history, philosophy, sociology, and anthropology of science, legal studies or related fields. We also invite applications from students in the biomedical sciences, life sciences and bi ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: sts.hks.harvard.edu Announcement ID: 212063 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212063 Title: Police et ordre public en France et en Angleterre (1740-1840). Les perspectives de lhistoriographie contemporaine Date: 2014-04-04 Description: Journée détude internationale organisée par Emmanuel Berger, résident à lIEA de Paris (2013-2014) et Axel Tixhon (Université de Namur)Inscription obligatoire Programme Matin9h00 : Introduction : Emmanuel Berger (Université de Namur-IEA de Paris) et Axel Tixhon (Université de Namur)9h10 : Peter King ... Contact: email@example.com URL: paris-iea.fr/evenement/police-et-ordre-public-en-france-et-en-angleterre-1740-1840-les-perspectives-de-l-historio Announcement ID: 212149 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212149 Title: Archives of the Orient International Conference Date: 2014-04-10 Description: Archives of the Orient.International Conference on Paul Ernst Kahle University of Turin, Italy10-11 April 2014. The conference will be focused on the archive of the German orientalist Paul Ernst Kahle (1875-1964) preserved in the University of Turin. The Paul Kahle Fonds will be presented in its dif ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.paulkahle.unito.it Announcement ID: 211994 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211994 Title: 4th Global Conference: Whiteness and Sexuality (July 2014: Oxford, United Kingdom) Date: 2014-04-11 Description: 4th Global Conference: Whiteness and SexualityMonday 21st July Wednesday 23rd July 2014Mansfield College, Oxford, United KingdomCall for Presentations: Images of Whiteness Special StreamIn recent years academics from a range of positions have increasingly turned their critical attention to the subje ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.inter-disciplinary.net/critical-issues/ethos/whiteness/call-for-papers/ Announcement ID: 212123 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212123 Title: Freedom and Justice: Reflections on the 50th Anniversary of the Passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 Location: Pennsylvania Date: 2014-04-15 Description: The National Economic Society (NEA), American Association of Hispanic Economists (ASHE) and The Griot Institute for Africana Studies at Bucknell University announce and invite paper submissions for a summer conference entitled Freedom and Justice: Reflections on the 50th Anniversary of the Passage o ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Announcement ID: 212135 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212135 Title: Eastern Siberia + Russian Far East Oil&Gas Date: 2014-04-17 Description: The Eastern Siberia Oil & Gas Conference will take place on April17-18, 2014 in Moscow supported by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation.The Eastern Siberia Oil & Gas Conference is a key event dedicated to one of the main directions of Russia's energy strategy ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.easternsiberia.ru/ Announcement ID: 211971 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211971 Title: Legacies of the Great War: A Centennial Commemoration, a conference on the centenary of World War I, sponsored by Diplomatic History, the flagship journal for the study of United States diplomatic relations. Location: Massachusetts Date: 2014-04-18 Description: Diplomatic History, the flagship journal for the study of United States diplomatic relations, will host a workshop at Williams College to mark the centenary of the Great War. The conference is entitled Legacies of the Great War: A Centennial Commemoration, and the proceedings will be published in th ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: leadership-studies.williams.edu/news-events/ Announcement ID: 212098 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212098 Title: The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and PoliticsApril 27- 28, 2014, Brandeis University Location: Massachusetts Date: 2014-04-27 Description: The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and PoliticsApril 27-28, 2014Brandeis University Click here for conference program, details and registration:www.brandeis.edu/israelcenter/newsEvents/shoah.htm l The Schusterman Center for Israel Studies presents a two-day conference taking place at Brandeis Univ ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.brandeis.edu/israelcenter/newsEvents/shoah.html Announcement ID: 212059 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212059 Title: Conference on Max Mueller, London, April 2015 Date: 2014-04-30 Description: CALL FOR PAPERS FRIEDRICH MAX MUELLER AND THE ROLE OF PHILOLOGY IN VICTORIAN THOUGHT An International Conference at the German Historical Institute, London, 16-18 April 2015 Collaborating institutions: Centre for Anglo-German Cultural Relations, Queen Mary University of London English Goethe Society ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Announcement ID: 211964 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211964 Title: CALL FOR PAPERS ON AUTHORSHIP AND AUTEURISM, MPCA/ACA CONFERENCE OCT. 3-5, 2014 Location: Indiana Date: 2014-04-30 Description: CALL FOR PAPERS ON AUTHORSHIP AND AUTEURISM 2014 MIDWEST POPULAR CULTURE/AMERICAN CULTURE ASSOCIATION CONFERENCEOct. 3-5, 2014 JW Marriot Indianapolis in Indianapolis, IN10 S. West St., Indianapolis, IN 46204Phone: (317) 860-5800.The Authorship and Auteurism area of the Midwest Popular Culture Assoc ... URL: www.mpcaaca.org Announcement ID: 212091 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212091 Title: MSBM Business and Management Conference, Montego Bay, Jamaica, j7-9 January 2015 Date: 2014-04-30 Description: The Mona School of Business & Management (MSBM), UWI Mona, recognizes that over the years, business scholarship has been characterized by an inadequate focus on the challenges of small businesses, particularly when these are located in small vulnerable economies. This inaugural event will respond to ... Contact: email@example.com URL: businessconf2015.msbm-uwi.org Announcement ID: 212172 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212172 Title: The Seychelles African Economics Congress 2014 Date: 2014-05-03 Description: The Seychelles African Economics Congress 2014"Innovative Solutions for African Inclusive Growth and a Thriving Economy"(The Seychelles, Victoria; May 3rd 6th, 2014)www.SeychellesCongress.org With an average GDP growth rate of 5% in 2012 and projections of significant acceleration, the current 'Ris ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.culturaldiplomacy.org/experienceafrica/index.php?en_saec-2014 Announcement ID: 212163 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212163 Title: Converging on the Object: The Courtauld Metal Bag Date: 2014-05-10 Description: The symposium Converging on the Object: The Courtauld Metal Bag is part of the Research Forum programming at the Courtauld Institute of Art and takes place on 10 May 2012, toward the closing of The Courtauld Gallery's exhibition Court and Craft: A Masterpiece from Northern Iraq, 20 February - 18 May ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.courtauld.ac.uk/researchforum/calendar.shtml Announcement ID: 211978 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211978 Title: Revised: CFP Special Session on George Eliot, PAMLA 2014 Location: California Date: 2014-05-15 Description: Call for Papers : Special Session: George Eliot, PAMLA 2014 Paper proposals are currently being accepted for a special session on George Eliot. This panel will explore the complex ideas and themes throughout Eliots work. Contributors are encouraged to submit work that examines the many facets of Eli ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.pamla.org/ Announcement ID: 211905 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211905 Title: Metis Studies NAISA Pre-Conference Gathering Location: Texas Date: 2014-05-28 Description: The Metis Studies Pre-Conference Gathering will explore the many facets of Metis relationships with the land on the day before NAISA 2014. As a broad theme, a moderated yet open-ended discussion will explore the many dimensoins of Metis territoriality.The morning session will explore the historic el ... Contact: email@example.com URL: pic.twitter.com/Jn5CuZtzaN Announcement ID: 212082 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212082 Title: CFP: Urban Studies for NEPCA conference; deadline June 1, 2014; conference 10/24-25, 2014. Location: Rhode Island Date: 2014-06-01 Description: The Urban Studies area of the Northeast Popular/American Culture Association (NEPCA) is seeking papers for its annual conference, which will be held on Friday and Saturday October 24-25, 2014 on the campus of Providence College in Providence, Rhode Island. ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Announcement ID: 212137 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212137 Title: 9th International Symposium on Sustainable Leadership Date: 2014-06-03 Description: Sustainable Leadership incorporates those behaviors, practices and systems that create enduring value for all stakeholders of organizations including investors, the planet, other species, future generations, customers, suppliers and the local community. Academics, managers and practitioners seeking ... Contact: Gayle.Avery@instituteforsustainableleadership.com URL: www.instituteforsustainableleadership.com/ISL_Symposium_2014.html Announcement ID: 212089 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212089 Title: International Osnabrueck Summer Institute on the Cultural Study of the Law Date: 2014-08-04 Description: Contested Properties: Culture, Rights and the HumanitiesInternational Summer Institute on the Cultural Study of the Lawhttp://www.osi.uni-osnabrueck.de/The fifth International Osnabrueck Summer Institute on the Cultural Study of the Law will be held from August 4 to 16, 2014, at the University of Os ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.osi.uni-osnabrueck.de/ Announcement ID: 212056 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212056 Title: ICEPR 2014 - 4th International Conference on Environmental Pollution and Remediation Date: 2014-08-11 Description: Environmental pollution is considered to be our world's most dangerous and constant threat. Our world is exposed to hazardous pollutants and chemicals from different sources every day. Industries, vehicles and basic human activities (like cooking) are spreading toxins around our world on a daily bas ... Contact: info@icepr URL: icepr.org Announcement ID: 212020 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212020 Title: CFP Race & Ethnicity 2014 MPCA/MACA Conference Location: Indiana Date: 2014-10-03 Description: Call for Proposals:RACE & ETHNICITY2014 Midwest Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association ConferenceFriday-Sunday, October 3-5th, 2014Indianapolis, INJW Marriott Indianapolis10 S. West St., Indianapolis, IN46204, Phone: (317) 860-5800Proposal Submission Deadline: April 30, 2014The Rac ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: web.ics.purdue.edu/~kaiser2/CFP_Race-Ethnicity_MPCA.pdf Announcement ID: 212108 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212108 Title: 2014 International Conference on Business Innovation and Technology Management Date: 2014-10-15 Description: International Conference on Business Innovation and Technology Management is scheduled during October 15-17, 2014 in Osaka, Japan. It aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects o ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.icbitm.org/ Announcement ID: 212101 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212101 Title: 2014 International Academic on Conference on Social Sciences Date: 2014-10-15 Description: The 2014 International Academic on Conference on Social Sciences (IACSS 2014) will be held on October 15-17, 2014, in Osaka, Japan. The IACSS is an interdisciplinary international conference that invites academics and independent scholars and researchers from around the world to meet and exchange th ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.iacss-conf.org/ Announcement ID: 212145 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212145 Title: American Modernism:Form, History, and Narrative Date: 2014-11-01 Description: Editor seeks 20-25 page essays on American modernism. What are we to make of the vexed (and often vexing) relations between American modernist literature and the realm of historical events? To what extent (if any) can it accurately be said that the majority of American modernists were inclined to pu ... Contact: email@example.com Announcement ID: 211903 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211903 Title: Fantasy Studies - international Conference Date: 2014-11-28 Description: Fantasy Studies(International conference, University of Vienna, November 28th-30th 2014)Organizer: Univ. Prof. Dr. Stefan Zahlmann, MALocation: Vienna, Vienna UniversityDate: November 28th - 30th 2014 The goal of this project is to highlight the Fantasy genre as an inter-medial 20th/21st century phe ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Announcement ID: 211986 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=211986 Title: MLA CFP Date: 2015-01-09 Description: http://www.mla.org/cfp_browse_list&type=DAmerican Literature to 1800Atlantic Empiricisms Metropolitan or provincial empiricisms in Atlantic aesthetics, natural histories, politics, ... See more Posted 29 January 2014 Colonial Soundings: Music and Memory Sacred song, drumming, war cries, work songs, ... Contact: email@example.com Announcement ID: 212103 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212103 ######################################## # Category: Symposium ######################################## Title: Making the World Safe for Democracy? Diversity in the First World War Location: North Carolina Date: 2014-03-29 Description: When the United States entered World War I, President Woodrow Wilson explained that Americans were fighting to make the world safe for democracy. This one-day symposium brings together three of the nation's leading experts on the war to examine the ways that Wilson's promise did and did not ring tru ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Announcement ID: 212174 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212174 Title: Call for Participation: 2014 International Neighbourhood Symposium Date: 2014-03-30 Description: The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) at Kadir Has University will host the 4th International Neighbourhood Symposium at Heybeliada, Turkey between Tuesday, 24 June and Sunday, 29 June 2014. This years Symposium will focus on Exploring the Challenges of Political and Social Change ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.khas.edu.tr/en/ciesindex.php Announcement ID: 212005 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212005 Title: AFRICAN STUDENTS IN THE USSR AND OTHER FORMER EASTERN BLOC COUNTRIES, 1960-1990: FROM NATIONAL HISTORIES TO AN INTERNATIONAL CONTEXT Date: 2014-04-30 Description: International SymposiumAFRICAN STUDENTS IN THE USSR AND OTHER FORMER EASTERN BLOC COUNTRIES, 1960-1990: FROM NATIONAL HISTORIES TO AN INTERNATIONAL CONTEXTFondation Maison des Sciences de lHomme, Paris November 20-21, 2014CALL FOR PAPERSThe research program ELITAF African elites trained in the USSR ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: riae.hypotheses.org/ Announcement ID: 212146 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212146 Title: Civil War Study Group Symposium, September 20, 2014 Location: Ohio Date: 2014-09-20 Description: The 7th annual Civil War Study Group symposium will be held on the campus of the University of Cincinnati and hosted by Prof. Christopher Phillips of the Department of History. The theme will be The Hidden Hand of War and will feature papers from four historians: Amy Murrell Taylor, University of Ke ... Contact: email@example.com Announcement ID: 212086 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212086 Title: Bridgewater College Civil War Institute Location: Virginia Date: 2015-03-29 Description: The Bridgewater College 2014 Civil War Institute will focus on the theme of "The 1864 Shenandoah Valley Campaign." Speakers and topics are Clarence Geier (James Madison University emeritus), An Archeological Look at the 1864 Valley Campaign; Jason Phillips (West Virginia University), "Confederate In ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Announcement ID: 212037 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=212037 -- -- --