Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Call for Papers Hiperboreea: Vol. 8, No. 1 (June, 2021)

Hiperboreea

Publication date: Late June, 2021
Last date for submission: February 01, 2021

Hiperboreea is the official biannual journal of the Balkan History Association. It publishes articles in the field of History, written in English and occasionally French, and book reviews, or evaluations of scholarly conferences. Our focus is the study of Southeastern Europe, broadly defined as the states situated in the Balkan region. Without limiting its scope to a specific historical period or approach, the journal covers a wide range of topics, such as Cultural History, Political History, Military History, Social History, Economic History, and Archaeology, and encourages work on any historical period and with a multidisciplinary approach.

Hiperboreea is published by the Pennsylvania State University Press. All manuscripts should be prepared according to the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th edition and submitted through the platform Editorial Manager (Submission Guidelines). The editors will inform authors of the decision on their manuscripts within a few weeks from submission. All articles submitted to our journal are reviewed following a double blind peer-review, which means that the reviewer’s and author’s identities are concealed from each other throughout the review process. Our editorial policy requires at least two reviewers per issue, although it is customary that many more reviewers cooperate on individual articles. Members of the Balkan History Association will receive printed and electronic copies by virtue of their membership. For non-member subscription prices, please contact the Johns Hopkins University Press at jrnlcirc@press.jhu.edu.

Hiperboreea is one of the few Romanian journals that have built a solid presence in the online environment, being indexed in the following international databases and libraries: ISI Web of Science (ESCI), EBSCO, Scopus, ERIH PLUS, Ulrich, ProQuest, ProQuest Philosophy Database, Index Copernicus, JSTOR, CEEOL, WorldCat, Regesta Imperii, J-Gate, IBHR and IMB (Brepols), BIBP, MLA International Bibliography, Romanian Academy Library, National Library of Australia, Oxford Library, Harvard Library, etc.

For further details, please email mihaidragnea2018@gmail.com

Sharing this call for papers would be welcomed and highly appreciated.

Looking forward to receiving your submission!

http://hiperboreeajournal.com/cfp812021/

Friday, May 8, 2020

The 4th edition of the International Scientific Conference History, Culture and Research

Dear partners of the Balkan History Association,
In the context of the current COVID-19 pandemic, the 4th edition of the International Scientific Conference History, Culture and Research will no longer be organized. However, in order to maintain the continuity of this scientific event, the organisers decided to publish Volume IV with the studies/articles that would have been presented at the Conference.
We intend to publish the volume at an accredited publishing house in Romania, by the first of November 2020. Please, send your papers by September the 30th.
The manuscripts should not exceed 20 pages in length, including images, abstract, Romanian and English title, and English keywords. The editing rules are those of the Romanian Academy. Texts will be written in 12-point, Times New Roman font, justified, 1.5-spaced, and without a bibliography at the end. Submissions are also accepted in English, French and Italian, with a title, summary and keywords provided in Romanian.
Contacts:
Gherghina Boda ginaboda15@gmail.com, tel. +40736.950.204,
Dumitru-Catalin Rogojanu rogojanucatalindumitru@yahoo.com, tel. +40762.579.100.
In the hope that you will respond to our invitation, we thank you in advance!
Please kindly circulate this call for papers to any faculty member or research staff who are engaging in history and culture of the Balkans!

Thursday, April 23, 2020

CALL FOR PAPERS




THE BORDERLESS INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE: “RUSSIA IN THE HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE. CULTURAL, ECONOMIC AND POLITICAL ISSUES”
Online conference June 15, 2020; Deadline: June 1, 2020

State Academic University for the Humanities (GAUGN) under the aegis of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) invites proposals for the conference in Russian Studies and welcomes scholars as well as students and young researchers. 
Though due to the COVID-19 we cannot meet in person this year, we are going to organize an online conference with the publication of submitted papers. The conference organized as part of the educational program “Intensive course in Russian Studies“. Further information about the project can be found on our website: http://int.gaugn.ru/rs. 
GAUGN strongly believes that in such situation professionals from all over the world should stay connected and continue to learn and innovate together. The purpose of the conference is to contribute to the further development of the field by opening new avenues of research in Russian studies, both within and across disciplines, and by encouraging collaboration and intellectual exchange. The conferences will provide participants with the opportunities to connect with fellow researchers across the world and expand the network of contacts at the Russian Academy of Sciences. 





THEMES
·        Submissions are encouraged from, but not limited to the following themes: 
·        Russia in global affairs;
·        Russian history, identity, and memory;
·        Modern Russian economy: challenges and opportunities;
·        Regional integration in Eurasia, and Post-Soviet space;
·        Political institutions in Russia;
·        Media: communication, audiences, policies;
·        Russian literature in comparative perspective;
·        Constructional, lexical and semantic approaches to the Russian language. 

OPPORTUNITIES 
Publication. Selected papers will be subjected to review. If the paper is judged to be of outstanding quality, it will be recommended for publication in a relevant academic journal: 
·          For students - to our partnered journals with ISBN;
·          For scholars and young researchers - to journals indexed by SCOPUS and Web of Science.
      Student Presentation Award. The presentations that have been selected to be the best can get a History.jes. yearly subscription, an online journal where leading researchers in history publish articles, and online access for scientific literature and publication of the GAUGN for your researches.
Certificate. A certificate of participation will be issued to all who attend the conference. 

TENTATIVE PROGRAM
For students: 
·        Individual paper presentations of selected reports;
·        A series of online lectures by leading experts on Russia.
For scholars and young researchers: 
·        Individual paper presentations of selected reports;
·        Panel discussions.

PROPOSAL 
·        For listeners: name, affiliation, email;
·        For participants: paper proposals (max. 300 words), biographical note (max. 100 words);
·        For individual paper presentations: paper proposals (max. 300 words), biographical note (max. 100 words) + ppt.
Please send the following to rs@gaugn.ru. 

KEY DATES 
·        Proposal submission deadline: June 1, 2020;
·        Acceptance notification: June 8, 2020;
·        Online conference: June 15, 2020;
·        Full paper submission: June 30, 2020.

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
Chairman of the Organizing Committee: Aleksander Chubaryan, Academic of the RAS; President of the GAUGN; Director of the RAS Institute of General History.
Committee:
·        Denis Fomin-Nilov (History), Rector of the State Academic University for the Humanities;
·        Vladislav Lektorsky (Philosophy), Principle Research Associate at the Institute of Philosophy of the RAS; Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy of the GAUGN;
·        Sergey Rogov (Global affairs), Academic Director of the RAS Institute of US and Canadian Studies; Dean of the Faculty of World Politics of the GAUGN.

Contact: rs@gaugn.ru. Please, do not hesitate to contact us if you require any further information.



Tuesday, November 12, 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS, 15th ANNUAL MEETING of the Slavic Linguistics Society


*****************************Call for Papers******************************

15th ANNUAL MEETING of the

Slavic Linguistics Society

Where: Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
When: September 4–6, 2020

We invite you to submit an abstract to the 15th annual meeting of the Slavic Linguistics Society on the campus of Indiana University, Bloomington, September 4–6, 2020.

Keynote speakers:

            Joanna Błaszczak (University of Wrocław)
            Željko Bošković (University of Connecticut)        
            Małgorzata Ćavar (Indiana University)
            Maria Polinsky (University of Maryland)

Papers dealing with any aspect of Slavic linguistics and within any framework are appropriate, as well as those that represent cross-disciplinary approaches (sociolinguistics, computational linguistics, language acquisition, etc.). This year submissions in SLA are particularly welcome. All talks are for 20 minutes, plus 10 minutes for discussion.


DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS: 10 April 2020

GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS:

We appreciate current visa issues, as well as the need to plan your travel, and so we will make an effort to accept abstracts on an on-going basis. What this means is that at the beginning of December and February, as well as after the official April 10 deadline, we will review all newly-received abstracts. Your abstract should:

            Be anonymous
            Be submitted in PDF format, with all non-standard fonts embedded
            Be no longer than two pages including references, figures, and data (single-spaced with      1 inch margins, 12-point text, preferably Times New Roman)
As appropriate, identify the framework, describe the methodology, explain how the data are analyzed—in other words, please be as concrete and specific as possible in describing your work.

Abstracts should be submitted using EasyAbs: http://linguistlist.org/easyabs/sls15in2020. If you are a student, under the “Institution” field please also include that information (in order to be considered for a student travel grant and/or the Charles E. Townsend Award).
            An individual may submit at most one single and one co-authored paper
            Up-to-date SLS membership is required for presenting at the annual meeting


CONFERENCE WEBPAGE: under construction at http://www.slaviclinguistics.org/

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Call for Applications: Open Research Laboratory at Illinois

REEEC is now accepting applications from regional specialists (including advanced graduate students, faculty, independent scholars, and library science or other professionals with appropriate qualifications) to conduct short-term research concerning all aspects of Russian, eastern European, and Eurasian studies in conjunction with the spring Open Research Laboratory, which will take place from January 21 – May 1, 2020. Those applicants who are US citizens and whose research holds relevance for US foreign policy may also apply for US Department of State Title VIII fellowships to support their visits.

The application deadline is December 1, 2019.

WHAT THE LAB OFFERS:
  • Full access to the physical and electronic collections of the University of Illinois Library
  • Use of the Library’s technological resources, including advanced scanning equipment and other resources
  • Consultations with the Slavic Reference Service.
  • Opportunities to participate in REEEC programming (lectures, workshops, conferences, etc.)
  • The help of REEEC staff in answering logistical questions related to your stay
  • Informal meetings with local scholars as desired
FINANCIAL AID: US DEPARTMENT OF STATE TITLE VIII FELLOWSHIPSApplicants who are U.S. citizens and who are conducting policy-relevant research may apply for a Title VIII fellowship to support their visits. These fellowships provide:
  • A housing award furnishing accommodation on campus for up to 5 days
  • A travel award of up to $500 to offset transportation costs to and from Urbana-Champaign
  • A stipend of $500 to cover food, incidentals, and other costs associated with the research visit.
For more information and to apply, please click here.

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Call for Papers, Hiperboreea





Call for Papers
Vol. 7, No. 1 (June, 2020)
Important Dates:
Publication date: Early June, 2020
Last date for submission: January 6, 2020



https://www.balkan-history.com/2019/09/25/call-for-papers-hiperboreea-vol-7-no-1-june-2020/


Hiperboreea is the official biannual journal of the Balkan History Association. It publishes articles in the field of History, written in English and occasionally French, and book reviews, or evaluations of scholarly conferences. Our focus is the study of Southeastern Europe, broadly defined as the states situated in the Balkan region. Without limiting its scope to a specific historical period or approach, the journal covers a wide range of topics, such as Cultural History, Political History, Military History, Social History, Economic History, and Archaeology, and encourages work on any historical period and with a multidisciplinary approach.
The following types of manuscripts are considered for publication:
– original articles in basic and applied research;
– critical reviews, surveys, opinions, commentaries and essays.
Starting from 2020, Hiperboreea will be published by the Pennsylvania State University Press (PSU Press). All manuscripts should be prepared according to PSU Press editorial policy (Author Guidelines) and submitted through the platform Editorial Manager. The editors will inform authors of the decision on their manuscripts within a few weeks from submission. All articles submitted to our journal are reviewed following a double blind peer-review, which means that the reviewer’s and author’s identities are concealed from each other throughout the review process. Our policy requires at least two reviewers per issue, although it is customary that many more reviewers cooperate on individual articles. Members of the Balkan History Association will receive printed and electronic copies by virtue of their membership. For non-member subscription prices, see the PSU Press website.
For further details, please email mihaidragnea2018@gmail.com
Sharing this call for papers would be welcomed and highly appreciated.
Looking forward to receiving your submission!
Mihai Dragnea, Editor-in-Chief
President of the Balkan History Association (BHA)

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Call for Applications


SEESA TRAVEL GRANTS

To support undergraduate and graduate student scholarship and international participation in the field of Southeast European Studies, the Southeast European Studies Association (SEESA) has established the SEESA Travel Grants to subsidize travel costs for presentation of papers at international, national, regional, or state conferences. In 2020 there will be two rounds of applications. During the first round, the grants will be awarded to undergraduate and graduate students for presentation of their work at the 22nd Biennial Conference on Balkan and South Slavic Linguistics, Literature and Folklore which will take place at the Arizona State University (ASU), in Tempe, Arizona on April 2 - April 4, 2020.   Information regarding the second round of application will be announced in May 2020.

SEESA plans to fund, on a competitive basis, at least 2 awards of $500 each.

Applicants must be students. They may be studying at the undergraduate, master's or doctoral level and in any field of Southeast European Studies. Students may receive only one SEESA Graduate Student Travel Grant over the course of their undergraduate and graduate studies.

Applicants should submit an abstract of their paper of no fewer than 500 words, proof that their paper has been accepted for presentation, a C.V., a short bibliography of their paper and proof of student status as an email attachment to Bavjola Shatro [seesa.travel.grants@gmail.com]. Author’s name, affiliation, and contact information should be written below the title of the paper.

Applications will be evaluated by SEESA’S Committee for Travel Grants. The written quality of an abstract will be a factor in its consideration.

Questions about the grants may be directed to Bavjola Shatro at the email address given above.
Application Submission Deadline: December 10th, 2019
Acceptance Notification Date: December 20th, 2019