Tarragona event: Round table “Politics of Publishing”, Thursday, June 13, at 18.30h, Aula Magna

Dear colleagues, In times of increased competition for job positions the pressure to publish or perish is building up. Where to publish is often a dilemma: how do scholars, especially those without a permanent academic position, resolve the paradox between the job market increasingly driven by various indexes and a less capitalistic understanding of intellectual … Read More

CFP: Altered Consciousness: 1918-1980

Call for Papers: Altered Consciousness: 1918-1980 Date of event: 16-17 November 2013 Venue: Queen Mary, University of London, E1 4NS Closing date for submissions: 14 June 2013 Keynote speaker: Jeffrey Kripal (Rice University) This meeting will explore the theme of altered consciousness in relation to popular culture, psychology, philosophy, religion, medicine and literature during the period … Read More

Historically Underrepresented Dissertation Fellow – Anthropology

Historically Underrepresented Dissertation Fellow – Anthropology About SUNY Oneonta: SUNY Oneonta is a comprehensive, public, liberal arts and sciences college with 6,000 students. The College is ranked as one of the 50 best regional universities in the North by U.S. News & World Report, has been one of Kiplinger’s magazine’s “100 Best Values in Public … Read More