Performance, Trauma and Victimhood Call for papers This interdisciplinary conference explores the role of performance and performativity in the mediation of traumatic effects. With a view to interrogating traditional conceptions of traumatic unrepresentability, it invites papers that explore the potential
Reading Bodies, Writing Minds (CfP, University of Nottingham, 13 April 2017) ‘Reading Bodies, Writing Minds’ is a one-day conference exploring mental health issues in the medical humanities, and will be held 13 April 2017at Highfield House, The University of Nottingham’s
Edited by Timothy Mathews, University College London, UK and Jen Webb, University of Canberra, Australia The vision of this special issue is to explore critical creativity in the interaction of form and content. Expressions of interest/draft proposals 250 words including
Extended deadline: Call for Papers generated by social media responses to an http://www.artsandhumanities.org blog – ‘The Humanities, The Public Intellectual and Human Flourishing’: Call for Contributions – case studies, exemplary essays – on Humanities’ disciplines ‘going public’
What’s aught but as ‘tis valued?’ William Shakespeare, Troilus and Cressida, II.ii, 53 In times of austerity, it is more than ever essential that what and how we value, and the far-reaching effects of any such valuation, be closely examined.