CALL FOR PAPERS   Creating Space VII: Dreaming the Myth Onward: The Stories We Don’t Always Tell’ Please visit the conference website at : http://www.creatingspace2017.ca/en/ For more information, please write to : contact@creatingspace2017.ca A CCME pre-conference Winnipeg, April 28-29, 2017 Rationale/Background Creating…

96. Out of Narrative Bounds: Medical Humanities, Aging, and Chronic Illness Thursday, 5 January, 3:30–4:45 p.m., Grand Ballroom Salon K, Philadelphia Marriott 124. Confluent Infections in Victorian Literature Thursday, 5 January, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 102B, Pennsylvania Convention Center 540. Environmental Illness:…

Environmental Illness: Literary Interventions Saturday, 7 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Franklin 6, Philadelphia Marriott Program arranged by the forum TC Medical Humanities and Health Studies Presiding: Rebecca Garden, Upstate Medical Univ., State Univ. of New York “‘Slow Violence’: Environmental Diseases…

Postdoctoral Fellowship in the History and Ethics of Genomics and Infectious Disease The Johns Hopkins University Berman Institute of Bioethics and Institute of the History of Medicine invite applications for a joint two-year postdoctoral fellow position starting in September 2017. The…

The PJMH: The Postgraduate Journal of Medical Humanities, based at the University of Exeter’s Centre for Medical History, is now accepting submissions for articles and book reviews for its fourth edition. The journal, an online interdisciplinary publication authored and edited…

Meanwhile, there is a place where books still matter . . .   https://www.insidehighered.com/quicktakes/2016/11/17/winners-national-book-awards-2016

Medicine and What it Means to be Human (CfP, Edited Collection)  The role of the doctor, surgeon, physician, or apothecary has been instrumental throughout western cultural history as a determining and defining force of health and well-being, and thus of…

Request for Information (RFI): Strategic Plan for the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health Notice Number: NOT-LM-17-002 Key Dates Release Date: November 8, 2016 Response Date: January 9, 2017 Related Announcements NoneIssued by National Library of Medicine (NLM)…

CFP: Literatures of Madness: Disability Studies and Mental Health (15 January 2017) We are seeking essay proposals for a peer-reviewed edited volume, Literatures of Madness: Disability Studies and Mental Health, which will be submitted to the Literary Disability Studies book…

6th International Health Humanities Conference Conference Theme: Diversity, Cultures, and Health Humanities March 9-11, 2017 │ Houston, Texas Call for Proposals The theme for this year’s health humanities consortium conference is “Diversity, Cultures, and Health Humanities.” This theme was chosen…

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