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CFP AAG2016 New Geographies of War

11.09.2015 - Olivier Walther

Call for papers: American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting, San Francisco, 29 March – 2 April, 2016 New Geographies of War Organizers: Steven Radil, University of Idaho; Olivier Walther, University of Southern Denmark We envision a session that brings together recent geographic scholarship on war that explores themes such as: •Geographic approaches to the ‘new war’ hypothesis •New spatialities of political power •Emergent transnational political networks and movements •Innovative geographic methodologies to the study of war •Contextual approaches to recent civil wars and insurgencies •Contagion effects of war •New dimensions to the normalization and pervasiveness of war Please send proposed paper titles and abstracts (250 words or less) to Steven Radil (sradil@uidaho.edu) and Olivier Walther (ow@sam.sdu.dk) no later than 15 October, 2015.

CFP ABORNE Workshop, April 14-16, 2016, Beuggen (Germany)

17.06.2015 - Wolfgang Zeller

ABORNE Workshop, April 14-16, 2016, Beuggen (Germany) Deadline for paper abstracts: September 30, 2015. Please send a paper title, a clear and concise abstract of about 250 words and a short CV to gregor.dobler@ethno.uni-freiburg.de. A scientific committee will select those contributions which best fit the themes of the call for papers. Participants will be notified about the outcome by October 31st 2015. The organisers will not be able to fund travel expenses for participants from Europe and North America. Limited travel funds MIGHT be available for a small number of African par-ticipants. When submitting your abstract, please indicate if you cannot attend the confer-ence without subsidies. Full details are in the attached document.

CFP 15th BRIT Conference, Hamburg ­ Sønderborg, May 2016

17.06.2015 - Wolfgang Zeller

CALL FOR PAPERS 15th Border Regions in Transition (BRIT) Conference Cities, States and Borders: From the Local to the Global Hamburg (Germany) – Sønderborg (Denmark) 17-20 May 2016 Deadline: November 1, 2015

JOB: Ray Pahl Fellowship in Urban Studies, 2016

10.06.2015 - Olivier Walther

The Foundation for Urban and Regional Studies (FURS), a charity associated with the International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, wishes to appoint a post-doctoral Research Fellow, for the calendar year 2016. The Fellowship will be based in the African Centre for Cities (ACC) at the University of Cape Town for the full twelve months.

CFP Symposium Border Regions in Southern Africa

07.05.2015 - Wolfgang Zeller

in Katima Mulilo, Namibia, 7 - 8 September 2015 Deadline for paper proposals: 15th May 2015 full details via the link below