- The Humanities Education and Research Association - is devoted
to promoting the worldwide study, teaching and understanding of
the humanities across a range of disciplines through regular conferences,
scholarship, and its journal Interdisciplinary Humanities.
mission of HERA is to:
Promote the worldwide study, teaching and understanding of the
humanities across a range of disciplines, including, but not limited
Ancient and modern languages and literatures, written or oral
- Philosophy and religion
- The visual arts and
- The performing arts,
including theater, dance, and music
- Performing media,
including film, television, and the Internet
- Related fields such
as archeology, anthropology, ethnic studies, women's studies,
and history of science and engineering
- Those aspects of social
sciences which have humanistic content and employ humanistic methods.
Support the application of the humanities to the human environment
with particular attention to reflecting our diverse heritage,
traditions, and history and to the relevance of the humanities
to the current conditions of national life.
Support the interchange of research and the scholarships
of knowledge, teaching and service in the humanities through conferences,
publications, and related activities in a worldwide context.
Provide additional forums for the exchange of ideas regarding
humanities education in schools, colleges and universities, libraries
and museums, and other contexts.
April 8-11, 2015
San Francisco, California
Beyond the Binary: Binary oppositions have dominated the theoretical
landscape for centuries, structuring our language, thought, actions,
research, and expression . . .
FOR 2014 CONFERENCE
for a wonderful conference. It was my first HERA but definitely
not the last.
I particularly liked how presentations
were grouped into panels; one of the few times I felt my presentation
was grouped with the right folks and the right topics.
has hosted conferences all across the nation. Check out conference
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UPCOMING HUMANITIES CALLS and CONFERENCES
have your conference or event listed on HERA's website contact Marcia
Green (firstname.lastname@example.org) or
Dore' Ripley (Dore.Ripley@gmail.com).
for Papers at the University of Pennsylvania website is provided
by the Department of English at U of P as a courtesy to the academic
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is a peer-reviewed literary journal devoted to essays on contemporary
fiction. The editors are also interested in critical essays on the
fiction of significant emerging writers from any country. . . MORE>>
- Humanities and Social Sciences on Line
An international consortium of scholars and teachers, H-Net
creates and coordinates Internet networks with the common objective
of advancing teaching and research in the arts, humanities, and
social sciences . . . MORE>>
is an online academic periodical interested in all things intellectual
with the intention of providing a platform for interdisciplinary
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conference and call announcements to: Marcia
Sacred Sites, Secular Spaces
Online Learning in the Humanities
Dec. 1, 2014
Spring 2015 - Alfred Hitchcock
Guest Editor: Michael Howarth . . . MORE>>
Jan. 15, 2015
Summer 2015: Conference Issue from
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May 1, 2015
2015 - Environmental Aesthetics
Guest Editor: Tony Lack, Jefferson College of Health Sciences .
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Nov. 15, 2015
Spring 2016 - Out of the Past and
Into the Night: The Noir Vision in American Culture
Guest Editor: Doré Ripley, California State University, East
Bay . . . MORE>>
May 1, 2016
Fall 2016: Expanding the Scope of
Guest Editors: Edmund Cueva and William Novak . . . MORE>>
IH CALLS and other Information . . . MORE>>
HERA on Facebook for the latest news on the Humanities.
newsletter features conference updates, interdisciplinary teaching
and scholarship, travelogues, and MORE>>
News Awards, publications, websites and MORE>>
Publications, Organizations, Centers, and Other Web Links Links
to resources for study, research, and funding in the humanities
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Libraries, Online Journals, Opera, Theater, Music, and Dance
comprehensive listing of many of the internet's best online sources
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Postings in the Humanities Browse
postings for career opportunities in the Humanities . . . MORE>>
University of Louisville invites applications for a senior professor
of Global Humanities to serve as Director of the Humanities Ph.D.
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and Universities offering Humanities degrees A
comprehensive list of American institutions focusing on the Humanities
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resource announcements to: Marcia
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HERA is a 501(c)3 corporation that provides the support needed to
bridge the gap between all levels of Humanities Education from kindergarten
through the college and university levels . . MORE>>