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Irreducible subjects: Disability and genomics in the past, present and future

Bethesda, US / deadline CfP June 30, 2022

On October 6-7, 2022, the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) in Bethesda, Maryland (US) holds the symposium "Irreducible subjects: Disability and genomics in the past, present and future". The symposium will address historical and present-day constructions of disability and ableism, with a focus on the history and lived experiences of people with disabilities in…

Biopolitics, the Ecology of Humanity, and the Anthropocene

University College London, online

The Early Research Academics present their second annual conference for late MA students, PhD, PostDoc, and early career academics of any other type, on the 6th - 8th October as a hybrid event (both online and at the University College London). For all information visit the ERA website.

Gender and medicalization

Paris; deadline CfP May 16, 2022

On November 28-29, 2022, the conference “Gender and medicalization” will take place in Paris. It is organized by the Initiative for Gender (Philomel) and the Initiative for Biomedical Humanities of Sorbonne Université. The organizers welcome proposals from: the humanities and social sciences in their diversity (sociology, history, literature, anthropology, classics, psychology, arts, science and technology,…

Psychiatry and addictions in Europe in the 20th century

Strasbourg / deadline CfP 12 Sept 2022

On 26-27 January 2023, the University of Strasbourg is organising an international colloquium entitled "Psychiatry and addictions in Europe in the 20th century". The goal of this colloquium is to explore psychiatry’s contribution to the troubled and non-linear history of the medicalization of addictions in Europe throughout the 20th century. This question should be explored…

‘Do no harm’: Researching the pasts, presents, and futures of sexual violence

London; deadline CfP June 13, 2022

The Birkbeck University of London hosts the conference " ‘Do no harm’: Researching the pasts, presents, and futures of sexual violence" on February 8-10, 2023. In the last twenty years, we have witnessed protests and acts of resistance against sexual violence in its many forms around the world. #MeToo is only the latest articulation of…

American Association for the History of Medicine annual meeting

Ann Arbor, Michigan; deadline CfP September 30, 2022

The American Association for the History of Medicine (AAHM) invites abstracts for papers in any area of the history of health and healing for its 96th annual meeting, to be held in Ann Arbor, Michigan, May 11-14, 2023. The AAHM welcomes papers on the histories of medicine, disease, and health broadly defined, including the history of…

Does science need heroes? (Nobel) Prize cultures in the Netherlands

Leiden; deadline cfp July 15, 2022

The symposium "Does science need heroes? (Nobel) Prize cultures in the Netherlands, will take place in Leiden on September 29-30, 2023. It is organized by the Rijksmuseum Boerhaave and Nils Hansson of the Heinrich-Heine-University, Düsseldorf. The history of the Nobel Prize, the most prestigious and visible science award in the world, is since the very…