CFP: Am Assoc Hist Med

Calls for Papers: 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Association for the History of Medicine http://histmed.org/aahm_papers.htm Submit abstracts here: https://aahm.conference-services.net/authorlogin.asp?conferenceID=3289&language=en-uk The American Association for the History of Medicine invites submissions in any area of medical/health care history for its 87th annual meeting, to be…

CFS: Postgraduate Journal of Medical Humanities

The University of Exeter’s Centre for Medical History is launching PJMH: The Postgraduate Journal of Medical Humanities, a new online interdisciplinary publication authored and edited by postgraduate students. (Readers in US take note: “postgraduate” means your “graduate.” This journal is designed for grad…

CFP: History of Medicine in Practice

The aim of the conference “History of Medicine in Practice” is to stimulate a discussion about the place of history of medicine in a rapidly changing academic landscape, where discipline-based research and education are being challenged by demands for cross-disciplinary integration and extra-academic “impact.”…

CFP: Gothic & Death

Call for Papers: Gothic Studies Special Issue: The Gothic and Death Advanced by way of various conventions and symbols, memento mori — “Remember that you will die” — is Gothic literature’s greatest cautionary warning.  Although Peter Walmsley has suggested that this reminder to live…

CFS: Translating Happiness — Medicine, Culture & Social Progress

Call for Papers for a Special Issue of Health, Culture and Society: Translating Happiness: Medicine, Culture and Social Progress http://hcs.pitt.edu/ojs/index.php/hcs/index This year the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN) proclaimed March 20th the International Day of Happiness. This day is premised…

CFS: Ethical and Legal Implications of Medical Interventions for Individuals with Disabilities (JPSL)

The Journal of Philosophy, Science & Law special issue: Shaping Identity: The Ethical and Legal Implications of Medical Interventions for Individuals with Disabilities Within the context of ongoing debates about medical and social models of disability, the Journal of Philosophy,…

CFP: This Is My Body

Call for proposals issued for the Cambridge conference This Is My Body, Monday, 18 November 2013 to Tuesday, 19 November 2013, William Harvey Lecture Theatre, Addenbrooke’s Clinical School This two-day conference aims to return human experience to the centre of medical…

CFP: Gothic & Medical Humanities

Call for Papers for a Special Issue of Gothic Studies: The Gothic and Medical Humanities Proposals are invited for a special issue of Gothic Studies exploring intersections between the Gothic and medical humanities. Gothic studies has long grappled with suffering…

NeMLA CFPs

Several calls for proposals for the next Northeast Modern Association meeting include topics of interest to scholars working in humanities, health, disease, and medicine: http://nemla.org/convention/2014/cfp.html

CFS: Women’s Narratives and the Formation of Empire

Call for Papers: Women’s Narratives and the Formation of Empire Editors: Mary McAleer Balkun, Seton Hall University; Susan C. Imbarrato, Minnesota State University Moorhead If woman is indeed not born but made, as Simone de Beauvoir maintained, then certainly the process…

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