The two world wars of the first half of the twentieth century, World War I (1914-1918) and World War II (1939 - 1945), wrought extraordinary levels of destruction. Much of the artistic production during the period reflected grim and complicated realities, while a number of works of art of the post-war period played a role in the memorialization of the wars or served as critical commentary on the wars’ historical legacies. We are calling for article proposals that explore how art expressed the collective experience and memory of these two monumentally important global conflagrations and of conflicts that occurred in the interwar years.
Now in its ninth year, the Digital Humanities Forum brings together faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students to celebrate and explore digital scholarship as a diverse and growing field of humanist inquiry. The Digital Humanities Forum 2019, presented by the Institute for Digital Research in the Humanities (IDRH), will take place in Lawrence, KS, October 3-4, 2019 at the Burge Union at the University of Kansas. Visit our website for more details: http://idrh.ku.edu/dhforum2019
In Passage: The International Journal of Writing and Mobility, the electronic journal of the Department of Foreign Languages & Literatures of the University of Boumerdes, seeks contributions for its second issue, to be released in December 2019. The subjects addressed by In Passage include, but are not limited to:
- Literary genres and movements- Travel literature and intercultural contact.- Nomadism.- Writing and sexual identity - Code switching/code mixing- Multilingualism and Multiculturalism- Translation issues- "Digital writing" (SMS language, social networks)- Status of the author in the digital age
Updated Call for Papers
The Second International Conference on Twenty-First Century Film Directors
University of Wolverhampton in collaboration with Light House Media Centre, Wolverhampton presents
Kathryn Bigelow: A Visionary Filmmaker
Thursday July 11th 2019 at Light House Media Centre*, Wolverhampton
Keynotes: Dr Deborah Jermyn, University of Roehampton, London, and Dr Stella Hockenhull, University of Wolverhampton
A Global Network
Precarious Lives, Uncertain Futures:
An International Conference
University of Rome “Tor Vergata” - January 29-31, 2020
School of Engineering, Via del Politecnico 1, 00133, Rome
When: October 9-12, 2019
Where: Xavier University & The University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Xavier University and the University of Cincinnati are proud to co-sponsor the Universities Studying Slavery (USS) Fall 2019 Symposium, entitled “The Academy’s Original Sin.” USS is a multi-institutional collaborative effort working to address historical and contemporary issues dealing with race and inequality in higher education and university communities, and the complicated legacies of slavery in modern American society.
Call for Abstracts: Special Issue of Feminist Formations
"The New Status Quo: Essays on Poverty in the United States and Beyond"
Guest edited by Sarah Tobias and Nicole R. Fleetwood
Abstracts due: May 15, 2019
Full papers due: November 30, 2019
FINAL Call for Abstracts (Extended Deadline)Aigne, 2019/2020 IssueTheme: “Crisis: Predicament and Potential”Deadline May 2nd, 2019