Book Proposals: Anthropologies of American Medicine: Culture, Power, and Practice

Anthropologies of American Medicine: Culture, Power, and Practice NYU Press SERIES EDITORS: Paul Brodwin (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee) • Michele Rivkin-Fish (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) • Susan Shaw (University of Arizona) This series will feature U.S.-based ethnographic research into the relations between health,…

CFP: Materialities of care: encountering health and illness through artefacts and architecture

Call for abstracts: Materialities of care: encountering health and illness through artefacts and architecture Editors: Christina Buse, Daryl Martin, Sarah Nettleton (University of York) Proposals are invited for the 24th Sociology of Health and Illness Monograph, which explores the role…

CFP: The History of Venereal Disease

Notches: (re)marks on the history of sexuality <notchesblog.com> is seeking short essays (1000 – 1500 words) exploring any aspect of the history of venereal disease, for a special series to be edited by NOTCHES editors Katherine Harvey and Agnes Arnold-Forster….

CFS: Eä – J Med Humanities & Social Studies

Call for papers for Eä – Journal of Medical Humanities & Social Studies of Science and Technology (Eä Journal)’s upcoming issues is currently open. Next deadline will be on October 15th, 2015. Information for authors is available here: http://www.ea-journal.com/en/information-for-authors. Papers are accepted in English, Spanish, and…

CFS: ‘Trauma’ (The Lumen)

The Lumen is an annual Edinburgh University new writing and arts journal of the mutual dialogue between medicine, the arts and the humanities. We hope to foster creative and critical discourse on the personal experience of illness and healthcare. The…

CFS: Dis/ability and Pain in the Middle Ages

Edited volume: Corporealities of Suffering. Dis/ability and Pain in the Middle Ages (eds Bianca Frohne and Jenni Kuuliala) The history of disability is a very recent field of research, especially with regard to the Middle Ages. Whereas the premise articulated by…

CFP: “Pre-Health Humanities” (J Medical Humanities)

CALL FOR PAPERS Special Issue of the Journal of Medical Humanities: “Pre-Health Humanities” Guest Editors:  Sarah Berry and Erin Lamb We invite submissions for a special issue of the Journal of Medical Humanities that will explore the expanding field of…

CFP: “Love’s Labors: Representing Caregiving in the Family”

Call for Papers:  Special Issue of the Journal of Medical Humanities Edited by Carol Schilling (Haverford College) and Mark Osteen (Loyola University Maryland) For a Special Issue of JMH tentatively titled “Love’s Labors: Representing Caregiving in the Family,” we seek…

Shapiro et al. (2015). Medical professionalism: What the study of literature can contribute to the conversation

Of interest — Medical professionalism: What the study of literature can contribute to the conversation. Shapiro, Johanna; Nixon, Lois L.; Wear, Stephen E.; Doukas, David J.; Philosophy, Ethics, and Humanities in Medicine, Vol 10, Jun 27, 2015 ArtID: 10. Publisher:…

CFS: Evening Paper (the Journal of the Center for Narrative Practice)

Evening Paper The Journal of the Center for Narrative Practice http://www.narrativepractice.org/eveningpaper.html CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Please submit any creative work — we welcome fiction, poetry, creative non-fiction, and studio art (photography, painting, drawing, or any other visual representations). Scholarly papers will…

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