Water@theCentre, 3d December – Speed Talks on Water Relations and Sustainable Water Futures

Welcome to this open digital conference at KTH where water is at the centre. If you are hungry for oceanic humanities tune in to Cecilia Åsberg's speed talk in session C, where new and unconventional approaches to how to think, work with, make use of, and take care of our most precious resource are explored.The …

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Gender Studies Conference 12-13 Nov 2020 (online), keynotes and programme is out!

Keynote speakers: Cecilia Åsberg – More-than-human feminisms, and sea changesKTH Royal Institute of Technology/Linköping University, Sweden Roman Kuhar - Anti-gender movements across Europe and beyondUniversity of Ljubljana, Slovenia Kyla Schuller – The Future of Gender: Rethinking the Sex/Gender DistinctionRutgers University, USA The 2020 Gender Studies conference explores futures as matters of intense politics, imaginings and …

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Environmental Racism is Garbage! Symposium – Call for Submissions, deadline 30 Nov, 2020

Submission Deadline:  30 November 2020   Symposium: 27-29 May 2021   The aim of this interactive virtual research-creation and art symposium is to bear modest witness to waste as a symptom of environmental racism. At least one billion people live in over a quarter of a million slums worldwide, often with no formal waste or …

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Streaming STREAMS: now available online!

STREAMS is an international conference for the Environmental Humanities (EH) that gathers researchers from a wide range of academic disciplines as well as artists, activists and practitioners. It takes place on 3-5 August 2021 in Stockholm. Yet, as you may know from our previous post, already this year you could join a virtual event (ahead …

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Call for contributions: New Materialist Informatics – 11th International New Materialisms Conference

23-25 March 2021 University of Kassel, Germany Deadline for Submission: October 15, 2020 http://www.uni-kassel.de/go/NMI2021 This 11th new materialist conference invites participants to investigate the possible intersections between, and beyond, new materialism and informatics. How can new materialism and informatics be brought together in ways that help build liveable and sustainable techno-lifeworlds? What new perspectives with …

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Extended deadline to Aug 15: EKO 2020 Conference – Literature, Environment and Sustainability

Information will follow in Swedish, updated information is available at: https://lir.gu.se/forskning/konferenser/eko-2020-litteraturvetenskap-miljo-och-hallbarhet Med anledning av Covid-19: konferensen kommer att hållas, antingen på plats i Göteborg eller i en digital version, 3-4 december 2020, men tiden för inlämning av anmälningar och förslag på papers, paneler, workshops eller andra presentationer har förlängts till den 15 augusti 2020. EKO …

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Humanities on the Brink: Energy, Environment, Emergency. This 2020 ASLE Virtual Conference has extended the deadline for submissions to April 8, 2020

Note from the organizers, please share widely: When we began talking about organizing a nearly carbon-neutral (NCN) symposium on how the humanities can be rethought and repurposed in an age of rapidly worsening ecosocial crises, we had no idea that a full-blown global medical emergency was just over the horizon. The past several weeks have …

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Reclaiming Futures – Gender Studies Conference 2020 Tampere University, 12-13 November 2020

Call for panels and papers closes on 31 March 2020 Prof. Cecilia Åsberg, founder and director of The Posthumanities Hub is one of the keynote speakers in this conference that explores futures as matters of intense politics, imaginings and debates from feminist and intersectional perspectives. The range of livable futures is being shaped dramatically, and …

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The First International Queer Death Studies Conference: CfP deadline 30 June!

The First International Queer Death Studies Conference: “Death Matters, Queer(ing) Mourning, Attuning to Transitionings” 4-5 NOVEMBER 2019, KARLSTAD UNIVERSITY, SWEDEN ORGANISERS: Queer Death Studies Network Centre for Gender Studies, Karlstad University Tema Genus, Linköping University [for CfP - see below. Deadline for abstracts: 30 June] Official conference website: https://www.kau.se/en/centre-gender-studies/date/first-international-queer-death-studies-conference-death-matters In the context of the current …

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8th Biennial Conference of the European Association for the Study of Literature, Culture and Environment (EASLCE): “The Garden – Ecological Paradigms of Space, History, and Community”

Join the 8th Biennial Conference of the European Association for the Study of Literature, Culture and Environment (EASLCE): "The Garden - Ecological Paradigms of Space, History, and Community" at the University of Würzburg (Germany) from September 26 -29, 2018. For more info click HERE. Early bird registration until 31st Augst!