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Call for Papers: Making alcohol and other drug realities
Call for Papers: Making alcohol and other drug realities
Mar 1 all-day
  ‘Making alcohol and other drug realities’ 23-25 August, 2017 Helsinki, Finland CLOSING DATE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION – 1 MARCH, 2017   Hosted by Contemporary Drug Problems, the National Institute for Health and Welfare (Helsinki,[...]
2017-2018 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Native American Studies Initiative (NASI) Fellowships
2017-2018 Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Native American Studies Initiative (NASI) Fellowships
Mar 1 all-day
The American Philosophical Society Library invites applications for three new fellowships under a grant received from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Native American Studies Initiative (NASI). These opportunities are for scholars at various stages of[...]
American Material Culture: Nineteenth-Century New York
American Material Culture: Nineteenth-Century New York
Mar 1 all-day
National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute for College and University Educators at Bard Graduate Center, New York City (July 3–28, 2017) Call for Applicants: Bard Graduate Center will host this four-week Institute on American[...]
Call for Papers, Proposals: Advances in Gender Research
Call for Papers, Proposals: Advances in Gender Research
Mar 1 all-day
Call for Papers, Proposals: Advances in Gender Research 24 Gender Panic, Gender Policy         Edited by: Vasilikie Demos and Marcia Texler Segal Submission of Extended Abstract, Paper for Consideration by October 1, 2016 Completed Draft[...]
Center for Communal Studies Annual Prize Compeitions
Center for Communal Studies Annual Prize Compeitions @ Center for Communal Studies, University of Southern Indiana
Mar 1 all-day
The Center for Communal Studies at the University of Southern Indiana annually invites submissions for its prize competition for the best undergraduate and graduate student papers on historic or contemporary communal groups, intentional communities and[...]
CFP: Making Alcohol and Other Drug Realities
CFP: Making Alcohol and Other Drug Realities
Mar 1 all-day
  Please consider submitting an abstract and joining us in Helsinki for the Fourth Contemporary Drug Problems conference, which will critically explore and debate the issues posed when we approach alcohol and other drug science,[...]
Beyond Doom and Gloom: Include Solutions to Climate Change Webinar 12:30 pm
Beyond Doom and Gloom: Include Solutions to Climate Change Webinar
Mar 1 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Are you or your students worried about climate change impacts and not sure how to help create significant improvements? Are you connecting your students to ways to be involved in solutions? This webinar focuses on[...]
On Native Grounds: Studies of Native American Histories and the Land 7:03 pm
On Native Grounds: Studies of Native American Histories and the Land
Mar 1 @ 7:03 pm – 8:03 pm
A National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute In residence at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C June 12-­June 30, 2017 “On Native Grounds: Studies of Native American Histories and the Land” is a National[...]
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Call for Papers: Embracing Confusion and Questioning Clarity: on Matters of Method in Postsocialist Studies
Call for Papers: Embracing Confusion and Questioning Clarity: on Matters of Method in Postsocialist Studies @ Indiana University Bloomington
Mar 3 – Mar 4 all-day
Call for Papers The 2017 Annual Soyuz Symposium Embracing Confusion and Questioning Clarity: on Matters of Method in Postsocialist Studies Russian and East European Institute Indiana University Bloomington March 3-4, 2017   Soyuz Research Network[...]
Awareness of Death and Personal Mortality: Implications for Anthropogeny 1:00 pm
Awareness of Death and Personal Mortality: Implications for Anthropogeny
Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Join the live webcast! “Awareness of Death and Personal Mortality: Implications for Anthropogeny” is the topic of a free public symposium hosted by the UCSD/Salk Center for Academic Research & Training in Anthropogeny (CARTA) on Friday, March 3rd (1:00[...]
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Anthropology of Children and Youth Interest Group 2017 Conference
Anthropology of Children and Youth Interest Group 2017 Conference @ UCLA
Mar 5 – Mar 7 all-day
Childhoods in Motion: Children, Youth, Migration, and Education Conference March 3-5, 2017 UCLA, Los Angeles, California Conference registration is now available online! Children and youth—as people and as socially constructed categories—move in many ways: across[...]
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ANTHROSOPHIA: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Political Philosophy, Anthropology, and Allied Disciplines
ANTHROSOPHIA: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Political Philosophy, Anthropology, and Allied Disciplines
Mar 8 – Mar 11 all-day
Organizers: Mary Townsend and Drew Chastain Dept. of Philosophy Loyola University New Orleans Grant McCall Dept. of Anthropology Tulane University and Center for Human-Environmental Research Karl Widerquist Dept. of Philosophy Georgetown University, SFS-Qatar Dates: March[...]
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Society for Psychological Anthropology Biennial Meeting
Society for Psychological Anthropology Biennial Meeting
Mar 9 – Mar 12 all-day
SPA Conference in 2017 Our 2017 conference will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana. More information about the avenue is available here. Situated at the Bourbon Street of New Orleans, the Royal Sonesta New Orleans effortlessly combines[...]
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International Interdisciplinary Summer School: “Political Ecology” with Bruno Latour
International Interdisciplinary Summer School: “Political Ecology” with Bruno Latour
Mar 10 all-day
A one-week International Interdisciplinary Summer School on “Political Ecology” with Bruno Latour will take place during this year’s Unseld Lectures May 29–June 2. For further information about the Unseld Lectures as well as the workshop[...]
Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges 2017 Meeting
Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges 2017 Meeting
Mar 10 all-day
The Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges (SACC) is holding its 2017 annual meeting in Boise, Idaho from April 5th-8th. The theme of the meeting is “Student Engagement Equals Student Success: Strategies for Teaching Anthropology.”[...]
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14th International African Studies Conference: Africa and Africans in National, Regional and Global Dimensions
14th International African Studies Conference: Africa and Africans in National, Regional and Global Dimensions
Mar 15 all-day
On October 17-20, 2017 in Moscow the Institute for African Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, in co-operation with the Research Council for the Problems of African Countries, holds the 14th African Studies Conference[...]
Asian Studies Summer Institute: Trans-Asian Indigeneity
Asian Studies Summer Institute: Trans-Asian Indigeneity @ Asian Studies Summer Institute at the Pennsylvania State University
Mar 15 all-day
Marking the ten-year anniversary of the United Nations General Assembly adoption of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP), this year’s Asian Studies Summer Institute at the Pennsylvania State University will[...]
Beatrice Bain Research Group Programs
Beatrice Bain Research Group Programs
Mar 15 all-day
BBRG invites applications for the following programs: SCHOLARS IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM 2017-2018 and AFFILIATED SCHOLARS PROGRAM The BEATRICE BAIN RESEARCH GROUP (BBRG), within the Department of Gender & Women’s Studies, is the University of California, Berkeley’s critical feminist[...]
Beatrice Bain Research Group Scholars in Residence Program
Beatrice Bain Research Group Scholars in Residence Program
Mar 15 all-day
BBRG invites applications for the following programs: SCHOLARS IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM 2017-2018 AND AFFILIATED SCHOLARS PROGRAM The BEATRICE BAIN RESEARCH GROUP (BBRG), within the Department of Gender & Women’s Studies, is the University of California,[...]
Call for Nominations for the 2017 MES Book Award
Call for Nominations for the 2017 MES Book Award
Mar 15 all-day
The Middle East Section is now accepting nominations for its biennial book award. This award is given to an anthropological work (single- or multi-authored, but not edited volumes) that speaks to issues in a way[...]
CfP: Africa and Africans in National, Regional and Global Dimensions
CfP: Africa and Africans in National, Regional and Global Dimensions
Mar 15 all-day
On October 17-20, 2017 in Moscow the Institute for African Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, in co-operation with the Research Council for the Problems of African Countries, holds the 14th African Studies Conference[...]
National Humanities Conference
National Humanities Conference
Mar 15 all-day
The National Humanities Alliance works to promote understanding of and support for the humanities on college campuses and in communities around the country. The National Humanities Conference, which NHA co-hosts with the Federation of State[...]
National Humanities Conference Call for Papers Deadline
National Humanities Conference Call for Papers Deadline
Mar 15 all-day
The Call for Proposals for the 2017 National Humanities Conference is now available. The conference, to be held November 2-5, 2017 in Boston, will explore how we can deepen, expand, and re-envision the public role of the humanities. The[...]
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Indiana University Institute for Advanced Study 2017 Summer Repository Research Fellowship
Indiana University Institute for Advanced Study 2017 Summer Repository Research Fellowship
Mar 20 all-day
The Indiana University Institute for Advanced Study is now accepting applications for its 2017 Summer Repository Research Fellowship. In partnership with repositories on the IU Bloomington campus and supported by the Office of the Vice[...]
Modern Language Association Convention CFP 6:54 pm
Modern Language Association Convention CFP
Mar 20 @ 6:54 pm – 7:54 pm
  CFP DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 20 MARCH Association for Documentary Editing Session Modern Language Association Convention, 4-7 January 2018, NYC He Said WHAAT??!! Editing Oral Texts for Print Publication The Association for Documentary Editing invites[...]
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Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Application Deadline 12:00 am
Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Application Deadline
Mar 22 @ 12:00 am – Jun 6 @ 8:00 pm
In 2017, the seventh annual Mellon/ACLS Fellows program will place up to 22 recent humanities PhDs in two-year positions at the nonprofits and government agencies listed below. Public Fellows will participate in the core work[...]
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Luce/ACLS Program in Religion, Journalism & International Affairs: Grants for Universities
Luce/ACLS Program in Religion, Journalism & International Affairs: Grants for Universities
Mar 23 all-day
Luce/ACLS Program in Religion, Journalism & International Affairs: Grants for Universities The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) invites proposals for grants to be funded by the Luce/ACLS Program in Religion, Journalism & International Affairs[...]
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Conference on Winter Festivals and Traditions
Conference on Winter Festivals and Traditions @ Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology at Oxford University
Mar 25 all-day
The Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology (ISCA) at Oxford University will be hosting a one-day conference on Saturday 25 March 2017. The conference will focus on “Winter Festivals and Traditions” as part of a[...]
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Picturing Milwaukee : Sherman Park
Picturing Milwaukee : Sherman Park @ University of Milwaukee-Wisconsin
Mar 27 all-day
Summer 2017 Buildings-Landscapes-Cultures Field School Buildings-Landscapes-Cultures, School of Architecture and Urban Planning, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Class Dates: June 26 – August 5, 2017; Final exhibit: August 18, 2017 Preparatory Workshop (attendance required), June 23. 2014,[...]
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CfP: Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Studies of Science
CfP: Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Studies of Science
Mar 31 all-day
Achille Mbembe (2003) used the term ‘necropolitics’ to account for the existence of ‘death worlds’ within postcolonial geopolitical spaces. While work in biopolitics has privileged the dynamics of ‘making live and letting die,’ Mbembe highlights[...]
Museums in Arabia 2017: Hosted by the Bahrain National Museum
Museums in Arabia 2017: Hosted by the Bahrain National Museum
Mar 31 all-day
Museums in Arabia is an internationally established conference series. Museums in Arabia operates as an international collaborative network for exploring the theory and practice of museums and heritage in the Arabian Peninsula. Established in 2011[...]
Second International Congress on the Anthropology of Salt Call for Proposals
Second International Congress on the Anthropology of Salt Call for Proposals @ Pabellón Cultural de la República
Mar 31 all-day
SECOND INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS ON THE ANTHROPOLOGY OF SALT 12–16 October 2017, Los Cabos, México Registration and paper submissions now open We welcome sessions on any and beyond the following themes: Salt and Gastronomy, Salt and[...]
The 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society 2:57 pm
The 2017 Annual Meeting of the American Folklore Society
Mar 31 @ 2:57 pm – 3:57 pm
  Community: Resistance, Reclamation, and Re-Creation Whose traditions get to be expressed, sanctioned and studied and whose do not?  When the exclusionary dominant version is the worldview accepted as official, what costs do communities outside the[...]