Rob Fisher

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Sexual and Gendered Violence: 2nd Global Conference

Sexual and Gendered Violence: 2nd Global Conference

November 30 2019 to December 1 2019
Call for Papers
Sexual and gendered violence affects individuals, communities and societies alike. Present in all cultures and walks of life, it can ruin lives, destroy families, break trust and encumber economies. And yet, while the effects can be devastating, stories of resilience and empowerment exist. Sexual...
Czech Republic
Evil Women: Women and Evil, 2nd Global Conference

Evil Women: Women and Evil, 2nd Global Conference

November 30 2019 to December 1 2019
Call for Papers
The second meeting of the global inclusive interdisciplinary Evil Women: Women and Evil project will explore and examine all aspects of the conjunctions between women, the feminine and evil with a view to forming a selective publication to engender further collaboration, research and discussion. On...
Czech Republic
Diasporas: 3rd Global Conference

Diasporas: 3rd Global Conference

November 30 2019 to December 1 2019
Call for Papers
The dispersion of communities of people physically displaced from their perceived ‘homeland’ to other parts of the globe has been a defining feature of the human experience. Commonly referred to as diasporas, these groups have travelled to other lands for reasons including to escape persecution, to...
Czech Republic
Activism, Protest and Dissent: 2nd Global Conference

Activism, Protest and Dissent: 2nd Global Conference

November 30 2019 to December 1 2019
Call for Papers
Protest has been part of human societies for millennia. Movements such as Black Lives Matter and Me Too offer a powerful reminder of the continued relevance of activism in the 21st century. While these examples of protest share a common DNA with historical civil rights and gender equality movements...
Czech Republic
Sport: Power to Change the World?

Sport: Power to Change the World?

November 30 2019 to December 1 2019
Call for Papers
‘Sport’, as Mandela famously observed, ‘has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. Sport can create hope where once there was only despair. It is more powerful than government in breaking down racial barriers.’...
Prague
Czech Republic
Migrations: 3rd Global Interdisciplinary Conference

Migrations: 3rd Global Interdisciplinary Conference

November 30 2019 to December 1 2019
Call for Papers
International migrations are an intricate part of a more interconnected world in terms of trade, communications and cultural exchanges. There is no question that migrations help improve people’s lives in both sending and receiving states, offering new opportunities for millions of people worldwide...
Prague
Czech Republic
Sexuality and Agency: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Sexuality and Agency: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

October 11 2019 to October 12 2019
Event
Sexuality and Agency An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference Saturday 12th October 2019 - Sunday 13th October 2019 Vienna, Austria From government incentives for women to have more children and the ‘slut-shaming’ phenomenon, to the erasure of rights and legal recognition of LGBTIQ++ people, and...
Mercure Wien Westbanhoff
Felberstrasse 14
1050 Vienna
Austria
Borders and Walls: A Cultures and Societies Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Borders and Walls: A Cultures and Societies Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

October 11 2019 to October 12 2019
Event
Borders and Walls A Cultures and Societies Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference Saturday 12th October 2019 - Sunday 13th October 2019 Vienna, Austria Borders and Walls considers the development of borders, boundaries, fences and walls over time, the forces that influenced their creation in the...
Mercure Wien Westbanhoff
Felberstrasse 14
1050 Vienna
Austria
Friendship: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Friendship: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

October 11 2019 to October 12 2019
Event
Friendship: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference Saturday 12th October 2019 to Sunday 13th October 2019 Vienna, Austria This inclusive conference aims to explore all aspects of friendship through an interdisciplinary dialogue that transcends the boundaries of the intellectual, the emotional...
Mercure Wien Westbanhoff
Felberstrasse 14
1050 Vienna
Austria
Freedom of Speech: 2nd Global Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Freedom of Speech: 2nd Global Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

October 11 2019 to October 12 2019
Event
Freedom of Speech at the Start of the 21st Century 2nd Global Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference Saturday 12th to Sunday 13th October 2019 Vienna, Austria This inclusive interdisciplinary conference aims to explore all aspects of free speech at the beginning of the 21st century with a view to...
Mercure Wien Westbanhoff
Felberstrasse 14
1050 Vienna
Austria
The Allure of the Erotic: 2nd Global Interdisciplinary Conference

The Allure of the Erotic: 2nd Global Interdisciplinary Conference

October 11 2019 to October 12 2019
Call for Papers
2nd Global Conference The Allure of the Erotic: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference Saturday 12th October 2019 - Sunday 13th October 2019 Vienna, Austria We have a curious and fascinating range of relationships with the erotic. Perhaps this is fitting given its widespread presence in all...
Hotel Mercure Westbanhoff
Felberstrasse 14
1150 Vienna
Austria
Trust: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Trust: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

August 30 2019 to August 31 2019
Event
Trust: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference Saturday 31st August 2019 - Sunday 1st September 2019 Lisbon, Portugal We live in a time when manipulated images, partisan reporting, and allegations of ‘fake news’ make it increasingly difficult to determine whether individuals and institutions are...
Hotel Real Palacio
Rua Tomás Ribeiro 115
1050-228 Lisbon
Portugal
Fashion, Performance and Photography: 2nd Global Conference

Fashion, Performance and Photography: 2nd Global Conference

August 30 2019 to August 31 2019
Event
2nd Global Conference Fashion, Performance and Photography An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Project Saturday 31st August 2019 – Sunday 1st September 2019 Lisbon, Portugal In the early 20th century, fashion and photography were indelibly wedded through the efforts of a number of photographers, fashion...
Hotel Real Palacio
Rua Tomás Ribeiro 115
1050-228 Lisbon
Portugal
The Family: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

The Family: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

August 30 2019 to August 31 2019
Event
The Family: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference Saturday 31st August 2019 - Sunday 1st September 2019 Lisbon, Portugal Family, whether defined by blood or choice, is commonly the most significant bond in our lives. However, the meanings and functions of family vary significantly between...
Hotel Real Palacio
Rua Tomás Ribeiro 115
1050-228 Lisbon
Portugal
Once Upon a Time There Was a Virus....: Storytelling, Health and Illness

Once Upon a Time There Was a Virus....: Storytelling, Health and Illness

August 30 2019 to August 31 2019
Event
Once Upon a Time There Was a Virus....: Storytelling, Health and Illness Saturday 31st August - Sunday 1st September 2019 Lisbon, Portugal Throughout history, people have felt a need to tell each other stories about the ordinary as well as the surprising experiences of being alive, particularly in...
Hotel Real Palacio
Rua Tomás Ribeiro 115
1050-228 Lisbon
Portugal
Monsters: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Monsters: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

August 30 2019 to August 31 2019
Event
Monsters An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference Saturday 31st August 2019 - Sunday 1st September 2019 Lisbon, Portugal This inclusive interdisciplinary conference seeks to investigate and explore the enduring influence and imagery of monsters and the monstrous on human culture throughout history...
Hotel Real Palacio
Rua Tomás Ribeiro 115
1050-228 Lisbon
Portugal
Evil Children

Evil Children: Children and Evil

July 15 2019 to July 16 2019
Event
Evil Children: Children and Evil Monday 15th July 2019 - Tuesday 16th July 2019 Verona, Italy The idea of the child as innocent, as pure, the ‘little angel’ in need of protection from the harsh realities of life and the corrupting influences of the world around us has come to dominate our thinking...
Hotel San Marco
via Longhena
37138 Verona
Italy
Romance, Intimacy and Love: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Romance, Intimacy and Love: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

July 15 2019 to July 16 2019
Event
Romance, Intimacy and Love: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference 15th to 16th July 2019 Verona, Italy “Falling in love was not really a choice; it just struck me.” Many people identify with the sentiment in Helen Fisher’s writing about love; the elusiveness, the enduring, the mystery, the...
Via Longhena 42
37138 Verona
Italy
Torture: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

Torture: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference

July 15 2019 to July 16 2019
Event
Torture: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference 15th to 16th July 2019 Verona, Italy As terrorism has seen a new rise in past decades, organizations such as ISIS, Boko Haram and similar others are thriving on the fear that is increasingly gripping the world. Their way of spreading horror and...
Via Longhena 42
37138 Verona
Italy
Music and Society

Music &....Society

July 15 2019 to July 16 2019
Event
4th Global Series Conference Music &....Society 15th to 16th July 2019 Verona, Italy “Music is the melody whose text is the world.” —Arthur Schopenhauer “Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.” — Maya Angelou Music is integral to our...
Via Longhena 42
37138 Verona
Italy
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