- 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.
HERA's Annual Conference Humane, Inhumane, Human. .
FOR 2013 CONFERENCE
want to say how much I enjoyed the presentations, people, and arrangements
. . . I liked the diversity of interests and openness of the participants
for discussion and feedback. The
conference was so inspiring that I want to attend the next one--and
the one after that, and ...
Glad I am a member.
Thank you for this wonderful experience.
has hosted conferences all across the nation. Check out conference
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UPCOMING HUMANITIES CALLS and CONFERENCES
San Diego, CA
Confessional Contest and Compromise in Early Modern England
Papers will explore the various contests and compromises that constituted
religious life and literature in early modern England. . . MORE>>
The 2013 Joint Eaton/SFRA Conference Science Fiction Media
The past several decades have witnessed an explosion in SF texts
across the media landscape, from film and TV to comics and digital
International Congress on Medieval Studies
Call for Papers shows that planning for next year is already well
advanced, requiring your immediate attention if you plan to deliver
a paper. Many sessions may become fully subscribed any time before
the 15 September deadline for paper proposals. Thus if you are interested
in giving a paper, we encourage early submissions addressed to the
contact person . . . MORE
King's College, Strand Campus, England
International Bryon Conference
Registration and Call for Papers NOW OPEN
The Byron Society and King’s College London are pleased to announce
that the website for the 39thInternational Byron Conference is now
open . . . MORE>>
ISSUE Interdisciplinary Humanitites
Service-Learning in the Humanities
May 1, 2013
Fall 2013 - Fat Representations includes
articles, nonfiction essays, and book and film reviews that explore
representations and theories of fat, gender and eating . . . MORE>>
Nov. 1, 2013
Spring 2014 - Online Learning in the Humanities
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IH CALLS and other Information . . . MORE>>
ISSUES OF IH
Intersections: Mind, Body, Time,
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>>
and American Literature
The English Department at the University of Pennsylvania hosts calls
for papers on English and American Literature and Culture for journals
and conferences . . . MORE>>
George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate, Museum and Gardens is seeking
submissions for entries on a variety of topics to be included in
a new online encyclopedia . . .
- 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
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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>>