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The Migration-Security Nexus from Transnational Perspective
21/02/2019 9:00am
British International Studies Association (BISA)
The workshop sill focus on the global governance of migrants from the perspective of the migration-security nexus including its transnational dimension, examine the position of nation-states in the new challenges of globalisation and transnationalism, the growing securitisation of migration, and the changing role of NGOs, diasporas, and other non-state actors. Paper abstracts of 300 words maximum and a short bio of up to 300 words should be sent to to Dr. Foteini Kalantzi (foteini.kalantzi@sant.ox.ac.uk) and Dr. Maria Koinova (m.koinova@warwick.ac.uk) by 7 January, 2019.
Pilgrimage and the Senses
07/06/2019 9:00am - 07/06/2019 5:00pm
The Senses and Society Journal
With the release of its inaugural issue in 2006, The Senses and Society journal proclaimed a "sensual revolution" in the humanities and social sciences. The ensuing decade has seen a boom in sensory studies, resulting in research networks, museum exhibitions, and a wealth of publications. This interdisciplinary conference hosted at the University of Oxford aims to shed light on how sensory perception shapes and is shaped by the experience of pilgrimage across cultures, faith traditions, and throughout history.
ARAM Society for Syro-Mesopotamian Studies' 50th International Conference on the Comparative Studies of the Classical Semitic Languages
15/07/2019 9:00am - 17/07/2019 6:00pm

The conference aims to study the common elements and parallel developments of the different Semitic languages and their strong support to a linguistic family-tree.
ARAM Society for Syro-Mesopotamian Studies' 50th International Conference on the Comparative Studies of the Classical Semitic Languages
15/07/2019 9:00am - 17/07/2019 6:00pm

The conference aims to study the common elements and parallel developments of the different Semitic languages and their strong support to a linguistic family-tree.