Event: The 31st Annual Conference of The Japanese Association for South Asian Studies

Call for Papers Date: 29-30 September 2018 Venue: The Kanazawa Theatre 6-27, Shimohondamachi, Kanazawa city, Ishikawa Pref., JAPAN, 920-0993 http://www.kagekiza.gr.jp Deadline for proposals: 10 April 2018 The Japanese Association for South Asian Studies (JASAS, http://jasas.info/en/) invites paper and panel proposals for its 31st Annual Conference. The proposals from abroad are open to non-members of JASAS. … Continue reading Event: The 31st Annual Conference of The Japanese Association for South Asian Studies

Feminist Interventions and Methodologies: Custom, Law, Resistance

  Humanities across Borders (HaB) Methodologies Workshop at Cotton University, Guwahati, Assam India 2-4 April 2018 In India’s northeast, women have been perceived as being relatively more emancipated than counterparts in the rest of the country but are also often tied down by customary laws and sanctions that defy change and progress. Women who are … Continue reading Feminist Interventions and Methodologies: Custom, Law, Resistance

Panel: Neighbourhoods as if People Matter: Mobility, Memory and Livelihood in the Everyday Urban

Panel Proposal for the conference Africa-Asia, A New Axis of Knowledge – Second Edition, September 20 – 22, 2018 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania   Panel Title Neighbourhoods as if People Matter: Mobility, Memory and Livelihood in the Everyday Urban Panel Abstract Every city or town contains fragments of ecological and historic landscapes intimately linked with … Continue reading Panel: Neighbourhoods as if People Matter: Mobility, Memory and Livelihood in the Everyday Urban

CfP: Migrations and New Mobilities in Southeast Asia

Deadline: 27th April 2018 The aim of this conference, jointly sponsored by the Center for Southeast Asia Studies at UC Berkeley and the Center for Southeast Asian Studies at UCLA, is to look anew at issues concerning migration and Southeast Asia. Migrations have characterized Southeast Asian lives and livelihoods in different ways in different eras; … Continue reading CfP: Migrations and New Mobilities in Southeast Asia

CfP: Past, Present and Future of African-Asian Relations

Call for Panels: Past, Present and Future of African-Asian Relations (Neuchâtel, 25-27.04.2019) In recent years, there has been a growing interest in the relations between Africa and Asia. This is mainly due to what is perceived as increasing Chinese influence and presence in Africa. With this call for papers, the organizers of this international interdisciplinary … Continue reading CfP: Past, Present and Future of African-Asian Relations

Global Critical Pedagogies: Fifth Annual ACGS Conference

Call for papers  - Fifth Annual ACGS Conference - Global Critical Pedagogies Amsterdam, 18-19 October 2018 Keynote speakers: Maggie Berg (Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada) and Barbara Seeber (Brock University, St. Catharines, Canada) Jack Halberstam (Columbia University, New York City, US) Elisio Macamo (Zentrum für Afrikastudien Basel (ZASB), Basel, Switzerland) Françoise Vergès (Collège d’études mondiales, Paris, France) In … Continue reading Global Critical Pedagogies: Fifth Annual ACGS Conference

Delta cities: rethinking practices of the urban

Deadline: 1 March 2018 Dates: 10-15 December 2018 Venues: Ho Chi Minh City/Long Xuyen, An Giang (Vietnam) Language: English Webpages: https://iias.asia/masterclass/delta-cities Co-organizers International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS, Leiden), University of Social Sciences and Humanities Ho Chi Minh City (USSH HCM), and Engaging with Vietnam (EWV) Convenors David Biggs, University of California at Riverside, United States Debjani Bhattacharyya, Drexel University, United States John Agbonifo, Osun State University, … Continue reading Delta cities: rethinking practices of the urban

InterAsian Connections VI: Hanoi

December 4–7, 2018 Hosted by the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences Cal for papers deadline: February 28, 2018 Organizers: Social Science Research Council InterAsia Program, Duke University Global Asia Initiative, Göttingen University Global and Transregional Studies Platform, the Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Hong Kong, Asia Research … Continue reading InterAsian Connections VI: Hanoi

Conference on Maritime Traditions of Indian and Pacific Oceans

  Proposed Date – 22-23 March 2018, 2 days Venue – Kochi, Kerala, India Objective The twin objectives of this Conference is (i) to reassess current knowledge on nautical and maritime traditions in the Indian and Pacific Oceans and (ii) to begin the process of creating a database of coastal sites on maritime routes, sites … Continue reading Conference on Maritime Traditions of Indian and Pacific Oceans