Author: Joel van de Sande

PhD Opportunity, “Women and the History of International Thought”

PhD Student Opportunity: Women and the History of International Thought, University of Sussex Deadline: February 14, 2018 Start date: September/October 2018 Project Description The PhD researcher will recover and evaluate women’s contributions to the International Relations discipline in the United States, from the end of World War I until 1979. Although disciplinary history is a…

Call For Panels: World (of) Encounters: The Past, Present and Future of Anthropological Knowledge, IUAES (July 16-20, 2018, Florianópolis, Brazil)

The 18th World Congress of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences (IUAES) will be held in Florianópolis, Brazil, on 16-20 July 2018, hosted by the Brazilian Association of Anthropology (ABA). The theme of the congress is “World (of) Encounters: The Past, Present and Future of Anthropological Knowledge.” The call for panels will be…

CFP: Anthrosophia 2018: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Philosophy, Anthropology, and Allied Disciplines (March 7-10, 2018, New Orleans, LA)

Founded in 2015, Anthrosophia is an annual interdisciplinary conference bridging the fields of philosophy, anthropology, and allied social sciences. The conference is dedicated to the holistic investigation of the questions of how and why human societies organize themselves in the diverse ways that we do today, and have done in the past. The basic premise…

Conference: South-South II: Materiality and Embodiment in Greater Asia and Africa (October 27-28, 2017, Columbia University, New York)

Keynote Speakers: Projit Mukharji (Associate Professor of History & Sociology of Science, University of Pennsylvania) and Nina Sylvanus (Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Northeastern University) The incorporation of non-humans as active participants in knowledge production has prepared the way for interrogations of the nature of “objects,” “bodies,” and their relationship to one another throughout history. Transregional studies of objects and…

CFP: Shifting the Geography of Reason XV: Ways of Knowing, Past and Future, Caribbean Philosophical Association (June 19-22, 2018, Dakar, Sénégal)

The Caribbean Philosophical Association (CPA), in collaboration with La Société sénégalaise de philosophie (SOSEPHI), will hold its 2018 international conference in Dakar, Sénégal, at the Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar (UCAD). The site of the meeting will be the Confucius Institute and the UCAD 2. The theme — Shifting the Geography of Reason: Ways of Knowing, Past…