The AIDS Crisis is Not Over  Issue number 140 (May 2021) Abstract Deadline: September 1, 2019 Co-Edited by Emily K. Hobson and Dan Royles This issue of the Radical History Review will examine the politics of the HIV/AIDS pandemic. While it has been almost…

Call for papers: Healthy publics – Transforming and Sustaining Health Research and Action Palgrave Communications (https://www.nature.com/palcomms/ ) the open access journal from Palgrave Macmillan (part of Springer Nature),  which publishes research across the humanities and social sciences, is currently inviting…

2020 International Health Humanities Consortium Conference The Politics of Health Vanderbilt University | March 26 – 28, 2020   Call-for-Papers: The Politics of Health Abstract Deadline: September 27, 2019 Abstract Decisions: November 20, 2019   To submit an abstract, please…

The Aesthetics Research Centre at The University of Kent invites abstracts for: British Society of Aesthetics Conference: Art, Aesthetics, and the Medical and Health Humanities 7–9 February 2020, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK. This conference will bring together Analytic Aesthetics and…

Call for proposals, special issue of Medical Humanities   Contributions are invited for a special issue of the journal Medical Humanities on the topic “global health humanities.” This proposed special issue is predicated on the assumption that, by examining different…

CFP: Medicine in the Medieval North Atlantic World 19-21 March 2020 Maynooth University This interdisciplinary conference, jointly funded by the Irish Research Council and the British Academy, explores the reception and transmission of medical knowledge between and across England, Ireland,…

Describing and Deconstructing Rhetoric of Health and Medicine’s Commonplaces Ralph Cintron (2010) has noted that topoi or commonplaces are “storehouses of social energy” that  “organize our sentiments, beliefs, and actions in the lifeworld” (p. 100).  Similarly, convention chair Julie Lindquist’s…

Critical and Cultural Perspectives on Dementia Today Palgrave Communications (https://www.nature.com/palcomms/ ) the open access journal from Palgrave Macmillan (part of Springer Nature),  which publishes research across the humanities and social sciences, is currently inviting article proposals and full papers for…

Conference Dates: Sept. 19-20, 2019 | Submission Deadline: May 15, 2019 The Ninth Annual Western Michigan University Medical Humanities Conference (September 19-20, 2019 in Kalamazoo, MI) is seeking abstract submissions that showcase innovative approaches to the arts, languages, and philosophies that…

Disability Bioethics How does thinking about disability inform our understanding of bioethical issues, broadly defined, in literature and/or culture? 300-word abstract to Maren Linett at mlinett@purdue.edu by 7 March, 2019. And here are some examples of the types of questions…

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