Monday, 16 July 2018

FIEC AND CLASSICAL ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE 2019: REMINDER

FIEC has issued a new statement on the 15th FIEC/CA International Conference, which will take place in London, 4-8 July 2019.
The statement is a reminder as to the fact that participants should propose panels rather than papers and that all member associations should support students who would like to attend the conference. Please follow this link for more information.

Friday, 13 July 2018

XVII ARYS CONFERENCE

We would like to let you know about the 17th International ARYS Conference, entitled: "DRESSING DIVINELY: clothed and naked deities and devotees". 
It is being organized by the ARYS association (Antiquity: Religions and Societies) and Julio Caro Baroja Institute of Historiography from the University Carlos III of Madrid, and it is taking place in Jarandilla de la Vera, Cáceres, on 13 and 14 December 2018. 

Please follow this link to read the full announcement and please note that the deadline for the submission of proposals is 15 September 2018.


Monday, 9 July 2018

POSTDOC POSITION CLASSICS DURHAM

We would like to forward to you the following announcement:


The Department of Classics & Ancient History at Durham invites expressions of interest from outstanding candidates with well-developed proposals who wish to apply to the Marie Curie Individual Fellowship or British Academy Post-Doctoral Fellowship schemes through Durham University. We are especially interested in hearing from eligible candidates who complement our existing research strengths in ancient epic, ancient philosophy, and the social and cultural history of the Graeco-Roman and world, including its relationship with the Near East. 

Both Fellowships aim to provide opportunities for career development for those who are at a relatively early stage of their academic careers, but with a proven record of excellent research. Further information about the schemes will appear here: 



Further information about the Department:www.dur.ac.uk/classics/research/
The scheme deadlines are in late September and mid-October respectively, but anyone interested must have secured the support of someone in the Department to work with on their proposal as soon as possible, with a view to submitting a full draft for internal review*by the end of July* (Marie Curie) / *by the end of Monday, 20th August* (British Academy). In either case, the draft should include: a CV; a detailed account of the proposed research, including the aims, objectives, method and publication plans, with particular attention to explanation of the significance of the subject, and the research problem and questions; an abstract of the proposal in non-technical terms so as to be easily comprehensible to a non-expert; and details of how your project complements research currently being undertaken in the department.

Informal inquiries may be addressed to the Director of Research, Prof. George Boys-Stones (g.r.boys-stones@dur.ac.uk).

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

FIEC REPORT FROM ÉTATS GÉNÉRAUX DE L`ANTIQUITÉ

FIEC board member Valérie Fromentin has visited the conference entitled <<Les Deuxièmes États Généraux de l’Antiquité>>, which took place in Paris from 8-9 June 2018.

We are delighted to share with you the short report she wrote on the event.

Please follow these two links to access the conference's programme and Prof. Fromentin's report.

Monday, 18 June 2018

POSITION OPEN: CISH DIRECTOR

We would like to let you know that the International Centre for Human Sciences (CISH), operating under the auspices of UNESCO, has published a vacancy notice for the position of its director. Please follow this link to access all relevant information.

EASSH POSITION PAPER ON SOCIAL SCIENCES AND INTERDISCIPLINARITY

Please note that the EASSH (European Alliance for Social Sciences and Humanities) has published its position paper on the European Commision’s efforts to encourage interdisciplinarity by fostering Social Sciences and Humainities within the framework of Horizon 2020, the EU’s research and innovation programme.
 
You may follow this link to read the full paper.

Tuesday, 12 June 2018

SEMINAR FOR PHD CANDIDATES AND POSTDOCS IN LA PLATA, ARGENTINIA

We would like to make you aware of a special seminar for doctoral students and postdocs which will take place at the Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentinia. The seminar entitled “Moralidade y los sentidos de Ilíada y Odisea“ (“Morality and the meanings of the Iliad and the Odyssey“) will be conducted by Dr. André Malta Campos.

For further Information, please see the announcement below and follow this link to read the seminar’s full programme.


« Estimados: 
Ya se encuentra disponible on-line el formulario de inscripción para el Seminario de Doctorado “Moralidade y los sentidos da Ilíada e da Odisseia” que dictará el Dr. André Malta Campos de la Universidade de São Paulo. Enviamos el programa en archivo adjunto.


El seminario se llevará a cabo en el marco de las actividades del octavo coloquio internacional: “cartografías del yo en el mundo antiguo. estrategias de su textualización”durante los días 26, 27, 28 y 29 de junio de 2018, en el Edificio Karakachoff, sede del congreso.

Agradecemos la difusión entre posibles interesados y, ante cualquier consulta, no dude en escribirnos.  

Saludos cordiales,
Centro de Estudios Helénicos
IdIHCS (UNLP- CONICET) »