CFP: Alcott & Whitman (Am Lit Assoc)

American Literature Association, 25th Annual Conference, May 22 – 25, 2014, Washington DC CALL FOR PAPERS: JOINTLY SPONSORED BY THE LOUISA MAY ALCOTT SOCIETY AND THE WALT WHITMAN STUDIES ASSOCIATON “I Want Something to Do”: Alcott, Whitman, and Nursing in…

Kienle Symposium — Medical Humanities: Clinical & Pedagogical Perspectives

Kienle Symposium — Medical Humanities: Clinical & Pedagogical Perspectives May 25–30, 2014 Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA (Home of the first humanities department in a U.S. medical school) http://www2.med.psu.edu/humanities/kienle-symposium/ The purpose of this Symposium is to provide a practical experience and pedagogical strategies…

CFP: Cognitive Futures Humanities

Organizers of the 2nd International Conference on Cognitive Futures in the Humanities (24-26 April 2014, Durham University, UK) seek  proposals by 1 December 2013. Details here: http://medicalhumanities.files.wordpress.com/2013/09/cognitive-futures-2-cfp.pdf

CFP: Med & Religion Conference

3rd Annual Conference on Medicine and Religion |  Responding to the Limits and Possibilities of the Body March 7-9, 2014, at the Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile, IL We invite abstracts for 60-minute panel sessions, 20-minute paper presentations, and posters that…

CFP: The Narrative Bridge: Connecting through the Health Humanities

The Narrative Bridge: Connecting through the Health Humanities Keynote address and workshop by Dr. Sayantani DasGupta Nursing, occupational therapy, and medical students write poems together. A hospital administrator, custodial worker, and therapy dog owner share stories about the work they…

CFP: Panel Sandbox (Am Assoc History Med)

The call for panel and paper proposals http://www.histmed.org/aahm_papers.htm for the 2014 meetings of the American Association for the History of Medicine is now open (the proposal deadline of 9/27 is just 5 weeks away) . To help encourage the formation of lively panels, AAHM…

CFP: Theories of Blood in Late Medieval and Early Modern English Culture

The Blood Conference, St Anne’s College, Oxford: 8th-10th January, 2014, Theories of Blood in Late Medieval and Early Modern English Literature and Culture Blood in the medieval and early modern periods was much more than simply red fluid in human veins. Defined…

CFP: Narrative Bridge (Med U So Carolina)

The Narrative Bridge: Connecting through the Health Humanities Nursing, occupational therapy, and medical students write poems together. A hospital administrator, custodial worker, and therapy dog owner share stories about the work they do at a medical university. A biomedical scientist,…

CFP: Sociology of the Body and Embodiment Mini-Conference

Call for Abstracts: The Sociology of the Body and Embodiment Mini-Conference, ESS Meeting, February 20-23, Baltimore Hilton The significance of body studies has been demonstrated in its first few decades by the plethora of attention the body has received from…

CFP: Medical Commons in 19C US Literature (C19 Conference)

Call for Proposals: Medical Commons in 19C US Literature C19 Biennial Conference: http://c19.psu.edu/ “Medical commons” is the term used today for highly industrialized medical complexes in which patients can see multiple specialists within one campus, but the concepts of medical…

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