CFP: Time, Space & Body

3rd Global Conference: Time, Space + Body Sunday 7th September – Tuesday 10th September 2014, Mansfield College, Oxford,United Kingdom. Call for Presentations: This conference seeks to explore the multifaceted nature of space, time and the body in order to question the…

CFP: Body Transformations

3rd Global Conference: Body Transformations Saturday 30th August ¨C Monday 1st September 2014, Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kingdom Is our body our own or are we owned by our body? From the millisecond we are conceived we are whole. Made out…

Call for Papers: Food and Utopia

Call for Papers:  Food and Utopia Utopian Studies, the interdisciplinary journal of the Society for Utopian Studies, seeks essays for a special issue on utopian foodways, broadly conceived.  Essays which employ or revise theories of utopia and/or food practices of…

CFP: Nursing History–Work in progress

2014 UK Association for the History of Nursing Annual Colloquium: Call for Papers. The UK Association for the History of Nursing Colloquium will be held on 9 July 2014 at Kingston University London. This year’s colloquium will return to its roots, opening up…

Extended CFP: Fashionable Diseases

*Extended Deadline* Call for Papers Fashionable Diseases: Medicine, Literature and Culture, ca. 1660-1832 An International Interdisciplinary Conference Newcastle and Northumbria Universities 3rd – 5th July 2014 Between 1660 and 1832 books such as Cheyne’s English Malady and Adair’s Essays on Fashionable…

CFP: Gatherings in Biosemiotics 14

Gatherings in Biosemiotics 14 Middlesex University, London (UK), 30 June – 4 July 2014. The Fourteenth Annual Gathering in Biosemiotics will be held in London from 30 June to 4 July 2014, under the auspices of  Middlesex University in collaboration…

CFP: MLA Disability Studies Division

Disability & Critical Embodiment Disability Studies approaches to “critical embodiment” articulate an alternative ethics about why disabled lives matter and how pwds re-invent narrow normative practices and beliefs. 250 word proposals, short cv. Contact: Susan Antebi susan.antebi@utoronto.ca or David Mitchell dtmitchel@gwu.edu Please check mla.org…

CFP: La profesionalización y especialización sanitaria en América Latina

Call for proposals: “Reflections on the history of medical professionalization and specialization in Latin America, XIXth and XXth centuries,” August 27 and 28th, 2014, Departamento de Historia, Universidad Alberto Hurtado, Santiago de Chile. Convocatoria para presentar ponencias en el seminario: “Reflexiones sobre la…

CFP: EASA “The Body of America, the Health of America: Taking the Pulse of American Culture”

“The Body of America, the Health of America: Taking the Pulse of American Culture” Annual Conference of the Eastern American Studies Association, March 28-29, 2014, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania The Eastern American Studies Association will hold its 2014 annual conference at the campus of…

Summer Course: Medical Humanities, Italian Perspectives

Summer Course: MEDICAL HUMANITIES ITALIAN PERSPECTIVES 7-12 September 2014, Padua – Venice Fondazione Lanza (Center of Advanced Studies in Ethics, Padua – Italy), in collaboration with the Chair of History of Medicine at the University of Padua and the Chair of Medical…

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