Call for papers for the 9th Making of the Humanities conference, UOC-UPF. Barcelona, 21-23 September 2020
Panels and papers on any period or region are welcome. Special interest is given to work that transcends the history of specific humanities disciplines by comparing scholarly practices across disciplines and civilisations. Neus Rotger is part of the local organizing committee. Final deadline for the submission of abstracts and panel proposals: 7 May 2020.
UOC opens call for postdoctoral research stays
The UOC’s Research and Innovation Committee has approved the publication of a call for five new three-year postdoctoral research stays at the UOC. The places are aimed at teaching staff and postdoctoral researchers specialized in any of the areas of knowledge covered by the University’s research groups. The deadline to apply is 1 March.
Literatura latinoamericana mundial. Dispositivos y disidencias
Literatura latinoamericana mundial. Dispositivos y disidencias, edited by Gustavo Guerrero, Jorge J. Locane, Benjamin Loy and Gesine Müller, has just been published by DeGruyter. The volume is part of the series “Latin American Literatures in the World / Literaturas Latinoamericanas en el Mundo 5” and is available as Open Access.
Cultural Organizations, Networks and Mediators in Contemporary Ibero-America
Routledge has just published Cultural Organizations, Networks and Mediators in Contemporary Ibero-America, edited by Diana Roig Sanz and Jaume Subirana. The volume, part of the Routledge Studies in Cultural History Series, analyses the role of Ibero-American mediators in international cultural networks such as the International Institute of Intellectual Cooperation (the forerunner to UNESCO) or the PEN International, the non-governmental worldwide association of writers.
Special issue of the Journal of Global History
Neus Rotger, Diana Roig Sanz and Marta Puxan-Oliva have edited the special issue Historicizing the global: an interdisciplinary perspective of the Journal of Global History.