Conferences

CfP: Being with Others in More-Than-Human Worlds

Johns Hopkins University’s Department of Anthropology is organising a graduate conference entitled “Being with Others in More-Than-Human Worlds” on May 4-5, 2018.  Graduate student submissions from diverse backgrounds to raise an interdisciplinary discussion on the theme of being with others in more-than-human worlds is encouraged.  If you have an existing research on human-nonhuman entanglements, you are welcome to submit your proposals (an…
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CFP: Relationships with Humans and Animals in the Middle East and North Africa Region

Middle East Studies Association Call for Papers Humans and other animals share spaces, impact each other daily through work and leisure, and create communities together. Levi Strauss is famous for saying animals are “good to think with.” As anthropology is beginning to make the post-humanist or animal turn, it is time to think about how animals affect and create each…
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Halcyon Days in Crete X Symposium: Çiftliks in the Balkans and western Anatolia (Rethymno, 12-14 January 2018)

Τhe Department of Ottoman History of the Instutite for Mediterranean Studies – Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas, in association with Boğaziçi University, Department of History and Ege University, Department of Economics, is organizing an international symposium called Çiftliks in the Balkans and western Anatolia in Rethymno, Crete on 12-14 January 2018. The symposium will take place at the Institute for Mediterranean Studies.…
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CfP: Bon Voyage? 250 years exploring the natural world

The Society for the History of Natural History (SHNH), in association with the British Ornithologists’ Club, is organizing a meeting in Liverpool on June 14-15, 2018. The meeting, called “Bon Voyage? 250 years exploring the natural world“, will focus on the lives, encounters, contributions and legacies of many of those involved in the history of natural history exploration around the world,…
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CfP: 3rd European Convention on Turkic, Ottoman and Turkish Studies

 GTOT e.V. (Society for Turkic, Ottoman and Turkish Studies) invites scholars from all over the world working in the fields of history, linguistics, philology, literary studies, social sciences, anthropology, and political sciences on Turkey and the Turkic World to participate in the third European Convention on Turkic, Ottoman and Turkish Studies (Turkologentag 2018). The conference is organized in co-operation with the…
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