CFP: Health Humanities: Creative Practices as Care

5th International Health Humanities Conference (Seville, 15- 17 September)   Web site: http://www.ihhcsevilla2016.es/ (The deadline for submitting proposals is 15th March 2016 at 00:00) Health Humanities: Creative Practices as Care   On behalf of the organizing committee it is a…

CFP: Foreignness in World Literature, the Visual Arts and Performance Studies

A special issue currently accepting submissions on Cogent Arts & Humanities: Foreignness in World Literature, the Visual Arts and Performance Studies aims to address foreignness as a fundamental premise of world literature, the visual arts and performance art. The main…

Wellcome Seeks Wikimedian

The Wellcome Library in London is seeking a Wikimedian: The Wikimedian will work with us on the project to help develop areas of Wikipedia covered by our amazing holdings. We’d love you to help us to make our world-renowned collections,…

CFP: Critical Distance in Bioethics and Medical Humanities (ASBH 2016)

The American Society for Bioethics and Humanities seeks proposals for its 2016 annual conference, whose theme is Critical Distance in Bioethics and Medical Humanities. Humanities scholars should take note that ASBH awards CEU credits to participants, so proposals have to…

MLA TC Medical Humanities & Health Studies Forum Update

With a very successful inaugural session at the 2016 Modern Language Association convention, the MLA’s TC Medical Humanities & Health Studies Forum officers met to develop ideas for sessions at future conventions and other projects. The forum’s executive committee leadership…

Disability Studies Sessions at MLA 2016

Rebecca Garden has also supplied the following list of MLA 2016 sessions on disability studies: Disability Studies sessions at #mla16 Touching Disability: Crip Theory in the Archive Thursday, 7 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., 208, JW Marriott https://apps.mla.org/program_details?prog_id=21&year=2016 Prefiguring “Disability” in…

CFP: “Edgar Allan Poe and Nineteenth-Century Medicine” (2016 ALA Conference)

CFP for the 2016 American Literature Association Conference, San Francisco, 26-29 May Sponsored by Poe Studies: History, Theory, Interpretation “Edgar Allan Poe and Nineteenth-Century Medicine” At the finale of Poe’s “Berenice,” when the narrator rolls out his dead cousin’s beautiful teeth,…

Medical Humanities and Health Studies Sessions at MLA 2016

The following list of sessions was compiled by Rebecca Garden from the MLA Convention program: Keywords in Medical Humanities and Health Studies Saturday, 9 January, 12:00 noon?1:15 p.m., 18D, ACC Controlling the Body: Feminist Legal, Medical, and Social Discourses and…

CFP Comics & Medicine Conference

Call for Papers 7th International Comics & Medicine Conference: Stages & Pages Submit Abstracts by Feb 12th, 2016 (Just over 1 month left!) 7th July-9th July 2016 Dalhousie Building, University of Dundee, Scotland Keynote Speakers: Lynda Barry, Al Davison &…

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