Location: London, England Date: June 11 2015 Deadline: February 16 2015. The Second Amendment is arguably the most controversial part of the American Constitution. Europeans discuss the issue often but the unique place of firearms to US history and culture is widely misunderstood. We hope to go beyond the usual presentation of the issue, exploring the roots of the modern … [Read more...] about Conference: CFP: FIREARMS AND FREEDOM – THE RELEVANCE OF THE SECOND AMENDMENT IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY
SOCIAL CHANGE FROM BELOW AND ABOVE: INTERROGATING REVOLUTION AND POLITICAL SPACE This is a call for papers for PGR students and early-career researchers who wish to present at a workshop, 21-22 May 2015, on the above theme broadly defined. Invited keynote speakers are: Dr Liam Kane, Centre for Open Studies, University of Glasgow, who will speak on comparing social movements … [Read more...] about CALL for papers- workshop on social change, 21-22 May 2015
Manchester Doctoral College PGR Conference Fund 2014-15 MDC PGR Conference Fund is provided on a competitive basis to assist postgraduate researchers towards the costs of attending national or international conferences to present their research, giving the opportunity to refine their research by exposing it to national and international peer review by presenting a paper or … [Read more...] about MDC PGR Conference Fund 2014-2015
In January (22-23rd), Lancaster's migrancy research group and the Centre for Mobilities Research at Lancaster University (CeMoRe) is hosting an ESRC sponsored conference “The Business of Immigration Detention: Activisms, Resistances, Critical Interventions” (which is the final event in part of a larger series of workshops titled ‘Exploring Everyday Practice and Resistance in … [Read more...] about Attn SOSS PhDs: Immigration Detention Conference at Lancaster Jan 22-23rd 2015
Dear PhD students, We are writing concerning an opportunity to be part of a conference's organising committee. For the previous two academic years, PGR students in SALC have organised interdisciplinary conferences for the beginning of the academic year. These conferences, 'Writing Beyond Borders' in 2013 and 'Religions, Environments and Popular Culture' in 2014, aimed to … [Read more...] about SALC PGR Conference: Get involved!