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Sender: H-NET Distribution List for News and Announcements <H-ANNOUNCE@H-NET.MSU.EDU> From: H-Net Announcements <announce@MAIL.H-NET.MSU.EDU> _________ 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 25 announcements were posted to the H-Net web site between 2010-05-04 and 2010-05-05. ###################################################################### # Category: Conference ###################################################################### Title: Federation of NC Historical Societies to hold history workshops May 3 and 12 in Lenoir, Asheboro Location: North Carolina Date: 2010-05-03 Description: RALEIGH, N.C.--What are the top questions asked by visitors to a historical museum? Are there good ways to encourage youngsters to know more about the past? The Federation of North Carolina Historical Societies will host a series of spring workshops for staff and volunteers of historical organizatio ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.fnchs.org/fund/fund.htm Announcement ID: 175915 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175915 Title: Mdias et controverses scientifiques. Le cas du BCG Date: 2010-05-07 Description: Journe dtude Mdias et controverses scientifiques. Le cas du BCG VARA (Vaccination-Radio) CNRS-ISCC Paris 7 : Vendredi 7 mai 2010 13h30-18h00 Universit Paris Diderot 13h30-14h30 Introduction 13h30-13h35 Prsentation de la journe dtude Sebastien Poulain Centre Europen de Sociologie et de Science Politi ... Contact: email@example.com Announcement ID: 175906 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175906 Title: Thinking about 'Things': Interdisciplinary Futures in Material Culture Location: Michigan Begins: 2010-05-10 Description: Thinking about 'Things': Interdisciplinary Futires in Material Culture An International Conference for Graduate Students Monday, May 10 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Rackham Amphitheatre 3:30 PM 'TAT' Keynote: Creating Space for Objects of Color Dr. William S. Pretzer, Senior Curator for History National Musuem ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.tat2010.com Announcement ID: 175887 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175887 Title: 17th IEEE International Conference on HPC (Conference Paper Submission Ends) Deadline: 2010-05-15 Description: *************************************************************** ******* C A L L F O R P A P E R S 17th IEEE International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC 2010) December 19-22, 2010 Goa, INDIA http://www.hipc.org Paper Submission Deadline: May 15, 2010 ********************************** ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.hipc.org/ Announcement ID: 175949 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175949 Title: Art Performance Film - postgraduate-led conference, University of Glasgow, 21st-22nd May 2010 Begins: 2010-05-21 Description: This interdisciplinary research forum will be held at the University of Glasgow on the 21st and 22nd May 2010. Confirmed plenary speakers are Dr. Dominic Paterson (Department of History of Art, University of Glasgow) and Dr. Simon Murray (Department of Theatre Studies, University of Glasgow). To reg ... URL: www.gla.ac.uk/faculties/arts/graduateschool/events/artperformancefilmconference/ Announcement ID: 175909 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175909 Title: 1st International Conference on medical imaging and philosophy: Challenges, responses, reflections and actionsMay 21st/22nd Villa Eberhardt, Ulm University, Germany Date: 2010-05-21 Description: Imaging plays a prominent role in contemporary medical research and practice. This conference focusses on three related aspects of imaging the human body, demonstrating a range of cultural, historical and scientific concerns: * Scientific representations * Ontologies * Ethics It is the aim of the co ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Announcement ID: 175985 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175985 Title: 8th Nordic PhD Summerschool in Contemporary History - Extended Deadline for applications Date: 2010-05-25 Description: 8th Nordic PhD Summerschool in Contemporary History Transformation, Transfer, Transdisciplinarity. Doing History Beyond the Nation-State in the 21st Century University of Aarhus, Denmark 8 - 12 of August 2010 How can historians do history in the 21st Century when issues relating to transformations, ... Contact: email@example.com URL: historie-forskerskole.au.dk/sum/ Announcement ID: 175991 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175991 Title: Charles II: King, Court and Culture Date: 2010-05-28 Description: A conference to mark the 350th anniversary of the Restoration of Charles II. The focus will be on Charles II himself and on his court, its ceremonies and its artistic patronage. The speakers will be: Ronald Hutton on Charles II in the Twenty-First Century; Diana Dethloff on Peter Lely and the Royal ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.courtstudies.org/ Announcement ID: 175987 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175987 Title: The Commonwealth at 60: Transitions, Belonging and Identities Date: 2010-06-03 Description: A one day conference at the Humanities Research Institute, University of Sheffield, Thursday 3rd June 2010, Keynote Dr John Darwin (Oxford) We are delighted to announce the programme and registration details for this years conference. The deadline for payments and registration is 26th May. For all i ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.imperialhistory.group.shef.ac.uk/conference.html Announcement ID: 175882 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175882 Title: American Jewish History Location: New York Begins: 2010-06-15 Description: 2010 BIENNIAL SCHOLARS' CONFERENCE ON AMERICAN JEWISH HISTORY (New York City) JUNE 15-17, 2010 Sponsored by the American Jewish Historical Society The 2010 Biennial Scholars' Conference on American Jewish History will examine the notion of American Jewish "exceptionalism," or uniqueness, that has sh ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.ajhs.org/scholarship/conference.cfm. Announcement ID: 175874 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175874 Title: Conference in American Jewish History Location: New York Date: 2010-06-15 Description: Sponsored by the American Jewish Historical Society The 2010 Biennial Scholars' Conference on American Jewish History will examine the notion of American Jewish "exceptionalism" or uniqueness that has shaped conceptions of American Jewish history from its beginning. According to many historical acco ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.ajhs.org/scholarship/conference.cfm. Announcement ID: 175982 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175982 Title: Asia Policy Assembly - June 17-18, 2010 - Washington, D.C. Location: District of Columbia Begins: 2010-06-17 Description: The National Bureau of Asian Research (NBR) and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars invite you to join the Asia Policy Assembly on June 17-18 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. Part of the National Asia Research Program (NARP), the Asia ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.nbr.org/Research/activity.aspx?id=73 Announcement ID: 175917 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175917 Title: CALL FOR PAPERSTHIRD ANNUAL CONFERENCEBRITISH HISTORIANS OF WOMEN IN THE AMERICAS Date: 2010-06-19 Description: Brunel University's Centre for American, Transatlantic and Caribbean History (CATCH) is holding a one-day conference on 19 June 2010 to discuss transnational perspectives on the History of Women in the Americas. We welcome scholars of Canadian, US, Mexican, Caribbean and South American history of wo ... Contact: Jay.Kleinberg@brunel.ac.uk Announcement ID: 175800 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175800 Title: Eighth International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities Location: California Begins: 2010-06-29 Description: Humanities Conference 29 June-2 July 2010 University of California, Los Angeles, USA The conference explores key issues in the humanities, welcoming scholars and practitioners from a range of disciplines and professional areas who recognize the essential role the humanities must play in today's soci ... Contact: email@example.com URL: thehumanities.com/ Announcement ID: 175869 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175869 Title: 8th International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities Location: California Date: 2010-06-29 Description: The conference explores key issues in the humanities, welcoming scholars and practitioners from a range of disciplines and professional areas who recognize the essential role the humanities must play in today's society. ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: thehumanities.com/Conference-2010/ Announcement ID: 175878 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175878 Title: REGISTRATION EXTENDED: Scholarly Networks in the British Empire: imperial and transnational connections after 1850 Begins: 2010-07-05 Description: REGISTRATION OPEN: Scholarly Networks in the British Empire 5 - 6 July 2010, Wadham College, Oxford. This two-day conference will examine the nature and extent of scholarly networks connecting academics and universities in the British Empire after 1850. By examining the historical lineages of these ... Contact: email@example.com URL: sites.google.com/site/scholarlynetworks Announcement ID: 175873 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175873 Title: 5th International Conference on Interdisciplinary Social Sciences Location: Colorado Date: 2010-08-02 Description: The conference explores key disciplinary and interdisciplinary issues in the social sciences, including the very nature of the social sciences and the intersection of the social sciences and other areas of study and practice. ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: thesocialsciences.com/Conference-2010/ Announcement ID: 175877 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175877 Title: National Conference on Networking ,Embedded & Wireless Systems NEWS - 2010 Date: 2010-08-06 Description: This National Conference on Networking Embedded and Wireless Systems (NEWS- 2010) is being organized to provide a platform where research scholars, technologists and students discuss and debate major issues and demonstrate state of art applications. It aims at interacting with experts and co-student ... Contact: email@example.com URL: news2010.ece.bmsce.in Announcement ID: 175984 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175984 Title: ColloqueLa reprsentation collective de travail. Processus normatifs en france, 1936-1968. Date: 2010-09-01 Description: Le comit d'histoire du ministre du travail organise au second semestre 2011 Paris, un colloque intitul" La reprsentation collective du travail en France. Processus normatifs, 1936-1968". Il s'agit de traiter de l'laboration des normes relatives la reprsentation collective du travail, d'analyser leur ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.travail-solidarite.gouv.fr/le-ministere,149/le-comite-d-histoire,430/colloques-signales,689/la-representation-collective-du,11744.html Announcement ID: 175967 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175967 Title: "Entrepreneurial Societies and the English-speaking Worlds: Cultures, Contexts, Perspectives" Begins: 2010-09-16 Description: This international conference on entrepreneurship will be held on 16-17-18 September 2010 at the Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris III University. Entrepreneurship and area studies experts will have the opportunity to exchange and confront their viewpoints on the role of the entrepreneurial process and analys ... Contact: Jacques-Henri.Coste@univ-paris3.fr URL: cervepas.univ-paris3.fr/programmes/International-Conference-on-Entrepreneurship.pdf Announcement ID: 175884 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175884 Title: Journal for the Study of Antisemitism Begins: 2010-10-02 Description: Journal for the Study of Antisemitism is hosting a conference Oct 2-3, 2010 Metropolitan Doubletree Hotel New York. www.jsantisemitism.org Theme: Muslim Antisemitism ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.jsantisemitism.org Announcement ID: 175881 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175881 Title: 2nd International Conference on Caribbean Studies Location: Wisconsin Begins: 2010-10-07 Description: CALL FOR PAPERS The 2nd International Conference on Caribbean Studies: Film and Literature will take place on October 7, 8, 9, 2010,at Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. If you areinterested in presenting at this conference, Spanish and English abstracts should be sent electronically in (Wo ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.marquette.edu/fola/documents/Flyerfor2ndInternationalCaribbeanStudies.pdf Announcement ID: 175935 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175935 Title: Honoring the Child, Honoring Equity 10: Critical communities for equity - 10 years on Begins: 2010-11-18 Description: Honoring the Child, Honoring Equity 10: Critical communities for equity - 10 years on The Centre for Equity and Innovation in Early Childhood is hosting is 10th annual international Honoring the Child, Honoring Equity conference. This years conference will celebrate the tenth year of CEIEC Honoring ... Contact: email@example.com URL: www.education.unimelb.edu.au/ceiec/ Announcement ID: 175960 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175960 Title: Money/Myths Location: Arizona Date: 2011-03-03 Description: KEYNOTE: Mary Poovey How was money understood in the nineteenth century? in its global context? by laborers? How did the ideation of money evolve around and through art, music, architecture, race, nation, and empire? How did the stories told about money influence people and practices? What role do m ... Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: www.english.uwosh.edu/roth/ncsa Announcement ID: 175922 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175922 Title: Victorian Epidemics Location: Alberta Date: 2011-04-29 Description: This international conference will bring together specialists in Victorian art history, history, gender studies, science, and literature to contemplate the theme of disease in Victorian England and its colonies. Papers will address medical and social histories of disease, literary and artistic repre ... Contact: email@example.com URL: web.uvic.ca/vsawc.html Announcement ID: 175920 http://www.h-net.org/announce/show.cgi?ID=175920 --