The Greenwich Maritime Centre (GMC) in partnership with National Maritime and Royal Museums Greenwich is pleased to announce its third biennial conference titled Society and the Sea 2020: The Values of the Ocean and Coasts for Sustainable Development to run 9 - 11 September 2020. The ocean is in crisis and solutions to the many challenges require collaboration and contribution from science, industry, governments and communities. This conference will bring together a diverse international audi
The X Lisbon Consortium Graduate Conference in Culture Studies will focus on the concept of FACE as an object of artistic, cultural, biological and technological interest. During a two-day Face off in Lisbon participants will be able to confront their ideas about the subject, take part in intellectually challenging discussions and networking with new colleagues. FACE is everywhere. It has travelled through a variety of cultural expressions, serving as an ob
The COMELA 2020 invites academics in the fields of Linguistics, Anthropology, Linguistic and Cultural Anthropology, and Ethnology, pertinent to The Mediterranean and Europe, to discuss work, and engage in scholarly collaborations, thus strengthening global academic networks in the field.
Location American College of Greece Athens, Greece
Partners - Taylor and Francis Global Publishers (Official Publishing Partner) - 120 major academic institutions globally
Chapter proposals are sought for a co-edited anthology on progressive social movements of the 1960s and 1970s in the St. Louis, Missouri, metropolitan area. The volume is intended to bring together new and existing writings on St. Louis-area manifestations of a host of liberal and left-wing activist movements of the era—from the neighborhoods movement to gay liberation to civil rights and Black Power, student organizing to the environmental movement and antiwar activism, and beyond. The
"The International Journal of Museum studies" is born in Italy in 2020 in a moment of great theoretical vitality of Italian museology, but also of identity crisis of world museology. The birth of an Italian national museum system and the process of accreditation of museums in progress impose, beyond short-term choices, a total revision of the models of museum management sustainability, but also a rethinking of their mission and
Graphic Medicine is a genre, a field, a tool, a community, and a cause. It is large enough to accommodate all health and medical experiences, from that of the doctor to that of the patient — from that of a microbe to that of a planet.
Following the inaugural 2019 event organized by the National Network of Libraries of Medicine New England Region (NNLM NER), we are delighted to announce the 2020 New England Graphic Medicine Conference on the MCPHS University Bost
The University of St Andrews Classics Society, Archaeology Society, Anthropology Society, and Art History Society are pleased to announce they will be hosting a conference on aesthetics for April 3rd, 2020.
Simply put, this conference is aimed at creating an interdisciplinary space which provokes thought and highlights areas of debate within the study of aesthetics. The single-track conference will consist of three broad panels: "Aesthetics: Religion, Spirituality, and Magic" which wi
Art, Literature, Architecture, Film, Museums, Creative Writing, and New Media
University of St. Thomas, April 24, 2020
The University of St. Thomas Art History, English, Museum Studies, and Creative Writing graduate programs will host an interdisciplinary conference on Friday, April 24, 2020. While papers addressing any aspect of literature, film, art history, architecture, museum studies, new media, and cultural
As knowledge travels through time and space, proximity emerges as an increasingly important category for critical inquiry. How does our understanding of proximity change our intellectual landscape? What issues seem distant from us? Which objects, texts, or historical moments feel more proximate in the present? How does the idea of proximity shape our understanding of political, economic, ecological, and social issues? Whether addressing the position of the humanities with regard to geopolitic
Xanthos: A Journal of Foreign Literatures and Languages, a double-blind, peer-reviewed, academic journal based in the University of Exeter in Exeter, UK, seeks submissions for its second issue for publication in summer 2020.
We invite contributions that draw on (but are not limited to) the fields of literary theory and criticism, comparative literature, reception theory, philosophy and literature, translation studies, and linguistics. We are particularly interested in pape
The CoDIT’20 conference is the seventh (7th) edition in the series of the International Conference on Control, Decision and Information Technologies, organized since 2013, the previous one CoDIT'19 having held in Paris, France, in April 2019.
CoDIT’20 will be held June 29 - July 2, 2020 at Prague, Czech Republic. Its purpose is to be a forum for technical exchange amongst scientists having interests in Control, Optimization, Decision, all areas of Engineering, Computer Sci
This publication will serve as a reference for educators and policymakers who are interested in reforming education. The book in it's previous form was well-received, as it contained discourse on many of the issues that are critical in current education systems around the world. This text has the potential to have a global impact on education reform and may lead to more profound discussions about how to truly transform education in the 21st Century.
Dispossession, by virtue of its lack of “possession, implies a placement outside of the structures of ownership and value on which global economies are predicated—to be dispossessed is to be an economic outsider. Nevertheless, it is a constant and growing threat: dispossession due to the climate crisis and environmental racism; the mass dispossessi
We are excited to announce that this year’s Keystone DH will be held at Temple University in Philadelphia. Keystone DH is an annual conference and a network of institutions and practitioners committed to advancing collaborative scholarship in digital humanities research and pedagogy across the Mid-Atlantic.
Proposals are welcome on any aspect of digital technologies and their application to the humanities and/or social sciences. We highly encourage projects that focus on the col
The International Conference on Life Cycle Assessment of Food is the leading conference series on sustainability of food systems worldwide. Every second year it unites 400+ scholars and practitioners from 40+ countries working in academia, industry, and public institutions.
Organized by leading research and practice institutions dealing with the sustainability improvements of food production, each time the Conference brings the spirit of innovation and forces research and industry to
The international conference Narrations of Origins in World Cultures and the Arts will investigate the most relevant mythologies, archetypes and narrations of origins according to groundbreaking critical perspectives. It will compare literature, science and any form of artistic representation — including cinema and new media — in order to study the different cosmological patterns from cultural, historical and anthropological frameworks. It will also reflect on the role o
Call for papers: artciencia.com, Number 24&25 (January-December 2019) — Deadline extended (20th of December)
artciencia.com — journal of art, science and communication
For the forthcoming issue planned for February/March 2020, the editors of artciencia.com invite essays and artwork with original approaches to the topics of Art and Education, History, Aesthetics, and/or Technology, in Cinema, Li
The 26th THERMINIC Workshop will be held in Berlin, the capital of Germany. THERMINIC is the major European Workshop related to thermal issues in electronic components and systems. For academics and industrialists involved in both micro and power electronics this annual event promises to be a very special occasion with a high quality technical programme and exciting social events. We invite delegates to consider submitting abstracts that are related (but not limited) to the following topics i
Horror Fiction in the Global South: Cultures, Narratives, and Representations
Death frequently asserts itself in the human consciousness through sensations of horror and anxiety. Thoughit is the only absolute in human lives, the limited knowledge that we have about this finality has always ensured a strange relationship between the life that we live before dying and the one (that we won’t