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2018 Nov 01

Deadline for Call for Papers: Past Tense Graduate Review of History

Location: 

Paste Tense Journal
(All day)

Past Tense provides a forum for developing scholars to gain experience with academic publishing. The journal publishes original research articles, book reviews and critical commentaries about issues in the field of history. It welcomes submissions from researchers of all disciplines and institutions on topics that concern a broad range of time periods and geographies. Past Tense is published online at...

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2018 Nov 09

Deadline for Call for Papers: 18​th​ Vagantes Conference on Medieval Studies

Location: 

University of Toronto
(All day)

The 18​th​ Vagantes Conference on Medieval Studies, which will take place at the University of Toronto from March 20th-23rd, 2019, is seeking paper abstracts on any topic related to the Middle Ages. Graduate students in ​all​ ​disciplines​ are invited to submit an abstract of 300 words on any medieval topic. Please also include the paper title and a 1-2 page CV in your submission. Your abstract will be blind-reviewed by an interdisciplinary panel of graduate students, and it should provide a clear summary of your proposed paper with language that is accessible to non-specialists....

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2018 Nov 14

Deadline for Call for Abstracts: International Conference on Archaeology

Location: 

The International Institute of Knowledge Management, Habarana, Sri Lanka
(All day)

The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM) will host this conference on May 14-15 in Habarana, Sri Lanka.

Researchers are invited to send abstracts for all modes of oral, poster and virtual presentations via abstract@archaeologyconference.com.

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2018 Nov 15

BU Lectures in Contemporary Literature & Culture: "Sophistication" and American Culture: The Example of James Baldwin

Location: 

Boston University, Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering (610 Commonwealth Ave.)
6:00pm

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Ross Posnock, Columbia University

The event is free and open to the public.

 

The lecture is made possible thanks to the generous support of the BU Center for the Humanities, the BU College of Arts & Sciences,...

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2018 Nov 09

Deadline for Call for Abstracts: British Society for the History of Science Postgraduate Conference 2019

Location: 

University of Cambridge
(All day)

The Department of History and Philosophy of Science (HPS), University of Cambridge, will be hosting the annual British Society for the History of Science Postgraduate conference. This event provides a friendly environment in which graduate students can present their research and meet peers from around the world.

Abstracts from graduate students working in any area of the history of science, medicine and technology, science and technology studies, and philosophy of science are welcome. We hope to reflect a diverse range of papers and approaches, shaped in the West, Asia, South...

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2019 Jan 24

Deadline for Call for Papers: Conference on Democracy and Religion

Location: 

University of Virginia
(All day)

The UVA Department of Religious Studies’ Forum on Democracy and Religion invites paper proposals for a graduate student conference to be held on April 12, 2019. Graduate students at any level and in any disciplinary field are welcome to apply.

Our focus will be on the relationship between democracy and religion. We are particularly interested in such issues as: the current contest between free exercise and human dignity; the shifting sites of the “public square,” including its market dimensions; the relationship between neoliberalism and international religious freedom; how...

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2018 Nov 02

Deadline for Call for Papers: IX Annual Graduate Student Association Conference 2018

Location: 

Oak Hall 236, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
(All day)

Seeking papers that consider the metaphorical shaping of the landscape, speculations on what the landscape used to be and will be, and possible contributions toward the landscape through anthropology, cartography, culture and travel writing.

The abstracts should contain between 250-300 words. Submit via langsa.uconn@gmail.com.

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2019 May 07

MHS: Panel: After the Fighting: The Struggle for Revolutionary Settlement

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215
5:15pm

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Eliga Gould, University of New Hampshire; Katherine Grandjean, Wellesley College; Stephen Marini, Wellesley College; Brendan McConville, Boston University

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2019 Apr 02

MHS: Naming Plantations in the 17th-Century English Atlantic

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215
5:15pm

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Paul Musselwhite, Dartmouth College

Comment: Cynthia Van Zandt, University of New Hampshir

Attendance is free and open to all. RSVP to...

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2019 Mar 05

MHS: Parson Weems: Maker and Remaker

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215
5:15pm

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Steven Bullock, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Comment: Elizabeth Maddock-Dillon, Northeastern University 

Attendance is free and open...

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2019 Feb 05

MHS: Making Money in the Massachusetts Bay Colony: the Boston Mint, 1652-1686

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215
5:15pm

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Mara Caden, MHS-NEH Fellow

Comment: Penelope Ismay, Boston College

Attendance is free and open to all. RSVP to seminars@masshist.org

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2019 Jan 08

MHS: The Consecration of Samuel Seabury and the Crisis of Atlantic Episcopacy, 1782-1807

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215
5:15pm

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Brent Sirota, North Carolina State University

Comment: Chris Beneke, Bentley University

Attendance is free and open to all. RSVP to seminars...

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2018 Dec 04

MHS: “Attend to the Opium”: Boston's Trade with China in the Early 19th Century

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215
5:15pm

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Gwenn Miller, College of the Holy Cross

Comment: Dael Norwood, University of Delaware

Attendance is free and open to all. RSVP to seminars@...

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