For the 2nd International Conference for the Social Sciences and Humanities in HIV we invite papers that address the theme of /’*KNOWING PRACTICES’*. /This dual concept poses questions about the multiple practices that comprise the dynamics of the epidemic and how the practice of…

Call for Papers: A collection of essays on the mysticism of death, tentatively titled: The Ecstasy of the End. We are seeking proposals for an edited volume discussing the relationship between mysticism, spirituality, and death from a wide variety of…

J. Bruce Beckwith, MD, “Impressions of Monstrosity: Perceptions of Malformation Through the Ages” Oregon Health and Science University Lecture Series

Dr. Simon Chaplin, Head, Wellcome Library, “Doctors and the Death of History” Oregon Health and Science University Lecture Series

MLA 2014 Presidential Theme: Vulnerable Times Marianne Hirsch, MLA president in 2013, has chosen Vulnerable Times as the presidential theme of the 2014 convention. Vulnerable Times addresses the vulnerability of life, the planet, and our disciplines, as well as the…

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Medical Humanities Consortium, Eleventh Annual Meeting, May 22-23, 2013, Medical Humanities in Clinical Practice Sponsored by: T h e CASPERSEN SCHOOL o f G r a d u a t e S t u d i e s…

4th International Conference on Comics and Medicine, Ethics Under Cover: Comics, Medicine and Society, 5th-7th July 2013, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, UK Brighton and Sussex Medical School in collaboration with Brighton and Sussex University Hospital Trust and Graphic Medicine…

Every issue of Social History of Medicine journal is accompanied by The Gazette – the newsletter for Society for the Social History of Medicine members. If you have any contributions/announcements that you think might be of interest to our membership…

Outstanding Book/Article Award The Disability History Association promotes the relevance of disability to broader historical enquiry and facilitates research, conference travel, and publication for scholars engaged in any field of disability history research. The Disability History Association is excited to…

Unity and autonomy in the philosophy of medical science: International Advanced Seminar in the Philosophy of Medicine (Call for Contributions by 15 March 2013) Details: http://medicalhumanities.wordpress.com/2013/01/10/the-philosophy-of-medical-science/

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