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  • Annapolis

    Call for papers - Sociology

    Women Serving in the Armed Forces: Shaping Modern Values and Beyond

    Traditionally, women have been excluded from many roles in the military, most especially combat roles.  In recent years, however, that has all changed, first unofficially, and finally officially: women have been de facto serving in combat roles for the last decade or so, and the first female candidates have been or in all probability soon will be admitted to Marine Corps Infantry training and the US Army Ranger School.  

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  • Toronto

    Call for papers - Representation

    Creating Characters, Inventing Lives: The Art of the Self I

    IVth Conference of the International Network for Alternative Academia

    International Network for Alternative Academia invites you to participate to the First International Symposium: Creating Characters, Inventing Lives: The Art of the Self, to be held on Tuesday 20th to Thursday 22nd of May, 2014, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. This trans-disciplinary research project is interested in exploring the lessons we can derive from the creative process and identify how productive it is beyond the boundaries of the work and creation itself.

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  • Toronto

    Call for papers - Thought

    1st International Symposium: Hope, Betrayal and Trust

    Part of the Research Program on: Lost Virtues, Found Vices

    This trans-disciplinary research project is interested in exploring the complex and fluid relationships between hope and trust, and how might betrayal play a productive role in this bond. As concepts, ideas or simple notions, hope and trust seem to have simultaneously lost contemporary currency while being ever more necessary in our every day lives. We seem resigned to a kind of hopelessness, seem unwilling to trust others and are ready and willing to betray whomever we might need to in order to advance our own careers or personal agendas. Yet new technologies require us to place personal information online, to communicate with strangers, and to hold onto the promise of happiness. How are our maintenance of hope, our need to trust and our willingness to betray intertwined? How are these concepts evolving? 

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  • Toronto

    Call for papers - Representation

    Speed, Silence and Solitude

    Part of the Research Program on: Space, Time and New Technologies of the Self

    International Network for Alternative Academia – invites you to participate to the First International Symposium: Speed, Silence and Solitude. This trans-disciplinary project seeks to explore how new technologies are re-calibrating our notion of time, re-configuring our ideas of space and, as a result, how they are re-envisioning our understanding of the self and its relation to others.

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  • Montreal

    Call for papers - Modern

    Let the darkness be. The imagination of the end in modern literature and cinema and contemporary extreme

    International Conference IAWIS

    Qu'en est-il de l'imaginaire de la fin du monde dans la littérature et le cinéma d'aujourd'hui ? Quels sont les enjeux philosophiques, économiques, politiques, écologiques de ces représentations ? Le medium informe-t-il l'expression de cet imaginaire ? Dans quelle mesure révèle-t-il la psyché contemporaine ?

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