category: science and culture

[UPDATE] Deadline Extension (6/30) for Global Lives Conference

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Cultural Analysis and Theory Department, Stony Brook University
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Global Lives

The rapid changes currently experienced in the different spheres of contemporary life are loosely addressed by the term “globalization.”

Journal of social sciences “COMUNICACIÓN, CULTURA Y POLÍTICA” (ISSN 2145-1494) call for papers before 29 June 2012

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Universidad EAN (Colombia)
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ISSN 2145-1494, Bogotá-Colombia

Medioevo Adriatico 4, 2012 (deadline July 1st, 2012)

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SISAEM - Società Internazionale per lo Studio dell’Adriatico nell’Età Medievale
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(Essay collection)

The topics for _Medioevo Adriatico_ are history and culture of the Adriatic in the Middle Ages (V-XV century).

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Biopolitics, Society and Performance (31 Oct-2 Nov) Trinity College Dublin

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Stephen Wilmer Trinity College Dublin
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Keynote speakers include Giorgio Agamben, Rosi Braidotti, Oron Catts, Thomas Lemke, and Kira O'Reilly.

Apocalypse 2012 - abstract 10th September 2012 - Issue online: end of May 2013

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Università degli Studi di Milano, Italia - Altre Modernità
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n. 9 -05/2013

Apocalypse 2012

Edited by Emilia Perassi

Why dedicate Issue no. 9 of Other Modernities to the subject of Apocalypse?

CFP: Humanities and Technology Association Annual Conference

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Humanities and Technology Association
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34th Annual Humanities and Technology Association Conference
Bowie State University, Bowie, MD
04 - 06 October 2012

Four Corners Conference on Ethnicity and Globalization, Oct. 26 and 27. Abstracts due 7/27.

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Four Corners Conference on Globalization
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The organizing committee is proud and excited to invite you to the fourth annual Four Corners Conference on Globalization, with the theme this year being “Culture and Ethnicity”.

Melancholy Minds and Painful Bodies: Genealogy, Geography, Pathogeny (9-11 July 2013)

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University of Liverpool
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Strange Contraries in thee combine,
Both hell and Heaven in thee meet,
Thou greatest bitter, greatest sweet
No pain is like thy pain, no pleasure too like thine.
John Norris, 1687

Re-Encountering the Encounter - February 28-March 2 2013

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Society of Early Americanists - 8th Biennial Conference, Savannah Georgia
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Miranda famously declares at the conclusion of The Tempest that she now exists in a “Brave new world.” This oft-quoted line is frequently misremembered as referring to the enchanted island itself,

[UPDATE] Deadline Extended until 15 June for The Maginalised Mainstream: Literature, Culture, and Popularity, 8-9 November 2012

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Institute of English Studies, University of London; Goldsmiths College, University of Exeter
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The Marginalised Mainstream addresses popular culture and its role in cultural production in the long twentieth century, especially under-valued and under-researched areas of the mainstream.

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