2017 Comics & Medicine Conference: Access Points June 15th – 17th, 2017, Seattle Public Library Central Branch CALL FOR PAPERS This year’s Comics & Medicine theme is Access Points. We invite participants to consider accessibility as a crucial aspect linking…

Association for Medical Humanities Annual Conference (Keele University, 28-30 June 2017) Submissions are invited but not limited to the conference themes. These themes are: how the humanities can contribute to the treatment of individuals whose health is compromised and/or sustain…

Call for Proposals: 8th Annual Hippocrates Poetry and Medicine Symposium at Harvard Medical School on 6th May 2017 Proposals for abstracts and oral presentations are now being accepted for 8th Annual Hippocrates Poetry and Medicine Symposium, to be convened at Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA on…

Call for Abstracts  34th Annual History of Nursing Conference, Rochester, New York, September 7-10, 2017 The American Association for the History of Nursing and St. John Fisher College Wegmans School of Nursing are co-sponsoring the Association’s 34th annual conference to be held in…

CALL FOR PAPERS   Creating Space VII: Dreaming the Myth Onward: The Stories We Don’t Always Tell’ Please visit the conference website at : http://www.creatingspace2017.ca/en/ For more information, please write to : contact@creatingspace2017.ca A CCME pre-conference Winnipeg, April 28-29, 2017 Rationale/Background Creating…

96. Out of Narrative Bounds: Medical Humanities, Aging, and Chronic Illness Thursday, 5 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon K, Philadelphia Marriott 124. Confluent Infections in Victorian Literature Thursday, 5 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 102B, Pennsylvania Convention Center 540. Environmental Illness:…

Environmental Illness: Literary Interventions Saturday, 7 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Franklin 6, Philadelphia Marriott Program arranged by the forum TC Medical Humanities and Health Studies Presiding: Rebecca Garden, Upstate Medical Univ., State Univ. of New York “‘Slow Violence’: Environmental Diseases…

Postdoctoral Fellowship in the History and Ethics of Genomics and Infectious Disease The Johns Hopkins University Berman Institute of Bioethics and Institute of the History of Medicine invite applications for a joint two-year postdoctoral fellow position starting in September 2017. The…

The PJMH: The Postgraduate Journal of Medical Humanities, based at the University of Exeter’s Centre for Medical History, is now accepting submissions for articles and book reviews for its fourth edition. The journal, an online interdisciplinary publication authored and edited…

Meanwhile, there is a place where books still matter . . .   https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2016/11/17/winners-national-book-awards-2016

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