The Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin is hosting an ‘International Symposium on Heinrich Friedrich von Diez‘ from 7-8 September 2017. Registration is possible until 31 August 2017. You can find the full programme here.
The University of Chicago is hosting the ‘The University of Chicago Shiʿi Studies Group Symposium “Shiʿism and Governance”‘ from 12-13 May 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 24 February 2017.
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Core topics are:
- Critical cultural studies and analytics
- Cultural heritage in a range of contexts
- How identity categories, and their intersections, shape digital humanities work
- Global research dialogues and collaborations
- Indigeneity – anywhere in the world – and the digital
- Digital humanities, postcolonialism, and neocolonialism
- Global digital pedagogies
- Digital and global languages and literatures
- The state of global digital humanities community
- Digital humanities, the environment, and climate change
- The practice of digital humanities across textual, historical, and media divides
- Innovative and emergent technologies across institutions, languages, and economies
- Open data and open access policies in a global, postcolonial context
- Scholarly communication and knowledge production in a global context
The Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco is holding a Symposium on ‘Crossing Boundaries: Youth, Migration and Development‘ from 2-3 March 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 10 January 2017. The Programme will be added as soon as it is available.
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The Pembroke College is holding the ‘Symposia Iranica: Third Biennial Conference on Iranian Studies‘ from 11-12 April 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 2 December 2016. The Programme will be added as soon as it is available.
The University of Texas at Austin is holding a symposium on ‘Rethinking Late Ottoman Civilization‘ from 24-25 March 2017. The Call for Papers is open until 31 October 2016. The programme will be added as soon as it is available.
Planned topics include:
- Daily Life in the Empire
- Aesthetics of Love (Aşk)
- Minority Communities
- Trade and the Economy
The İlmi Etüdler Derneği is holding the ‘International Tashkubrīzādah Symposium‘ from 18-20 November 2016. The Call for Papers is open until 31 August 2016. The programme will be added as soon as it is available.
- Tashkubrīzādah’s World: Ottoman Intellectual Life in the Sixteenth Century and Its Sources
- Tashkubrīzādah’s Geography: Intersecting Intellectual Paths of Transoxania, Khorasan, and the Lands of Rūm
- Tashkubrīzādah’s Universe: Cosmology, Causality and the God-World Relationship
- Mind, Knowledge and Existence: Tashkubrīzādah’s Understanding of the Existence in the Mind
- Language and Meaning: Sciences and Philosophy of Language in Tashkubrīzādah.
- Tashkubrīzādah and the Tradition of Kalām
- Writing History of Sciences: Miftāḥ al-sa‘āda and Historiography of Sciences
- Tradition of the Classification of Sciences and Tashkubrīzādah
- Tradition of the Linguistic Sciences and Tashkubrīzādah
- Practical Sciences and Ethics in Tashkubrīzādah
- Tradition of Writing Islamic Bio-bibliography and Tashkubrīzādah