CFP: Politics of Health

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…

CFP: Art, Aesthetics, and the Medical and Health Humanities

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…

CFP: Medicine in the Medieval North Atlantic World

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,…

CFP: Rhetoric of Health and Medicine’s Commonplaces

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…

CFP: WMU Medical Humanities Conference

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…

CFP: Disability Bioethics (MLA 2020)

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…

CFP MLA 2020 Medical Humanities & Health Studies Forum

Please see the CFPs below from the Modern Language Association (MLA) Forum on Medical Humanities and Health Studies.  Brief abstracts are due Sunday, March 3, 2019.  MLA 2020 will take place January 9-12 in Seattle, WA. LGTB Health Humanities Intersections…

CFP: Great Flu Pandemic

Cultural Histories of the Great Flu Pandemic of 1918-1919: Representations and Memories International conference/workshop 19-21 February 2019, Goethe University Frankfurt Funded by the Fritz Thyssen Stiftung Attacking in three waves, from the spring of 1918 into early 1919, in a…

CFP: Nursing History Conference

2019 Call for Abstracts 36th Annual Nursing & Health Care History Conference Dallas, Texas September 19-21, 2019 Sheraton Downtown Dallas The American Association for the History of Nursing and host Texas Woman’s University are co-sponsoring the Association’s 36th annual conference to be held in Dallas, TX. The…

CFP: Graphic Med Conference

July 11-13, 2019 Hosted by Brighton and Sussex Medical School, at the Sallis Benney Theatre, Brighton, UK The Graphic Medicine conference is back in Brighton. We first hosted this conference in 2013 and we are looking forward to welcoming friends…

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