CFP: Beyond Narrative: Age Studies & Medical Humanities

The Modern Language Association’s Transdisciplinary Conversations Age Studies Forum in collaboration with the MLA’s Medical Humanities and Health Studies Forum announces this call for proposals for the 2017 MLA annual meeting in Philadelphia: Beyond Narrative:  Age Studies & Medical Humanities…

CFP: Environment, Illness, Literature, Health/care

The Modern Language Association’s Transdisciplinary Conversations Medical Humanities and Health Studies Forum announces this call for proposals for its guaranteed session at MLA 2017 in Philadelphia: Environment, Illness, Literature, Health/care Literature of environmental illness, critical perspectives on health, policy, practice….

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: 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…

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 &…

CFP: Introduction to Medical Humanities Conference

A Palpable Thrill: An Introduction to Medical Humanities Call for Submissions  In the past decade, the discipline of medical scholarship has been experiencing a paradigm shift away from the strict adherence to biomedical ideology and towards an understanding of the…

CFP: Critical Juncture Conference

Deadline to submit abstracts: December 15, 2015 Now in its third year, the Critical Juncture conference at Emory University provides a forum for emerging scholars to engage with important thinkers on topics that reach beyond traditional disciplinary lines. This year’s…

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