POMEPS Blog

Call for Papers: SERMEISS Spring 2020 Islam and Law Workshop

The Southeast Regional Middle East and Islamic Studies Society (SERMEISS) invites scholars, including advanced doctoral students, to submit paper proposals for its 2020 spring meeting, which will be held March 6-8, 2020 at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. The spring 2020 meeting will focus on “Islam and Law,” and paper proposals should be broadly related to that theme. 

Mediterranean Politics Richard Gillespie Mediterranean Prize

Mediterranean Politics is pleased to announce the launch of the Richard Gillespie Mediterranean Prize for the best research article on the contemporary social and political dynamics of the Mediterranean region published in the Journal by an early career researcher, including doctoral students or early career scholars (2 years maximum after PhD).  Deadline for submissions is December 31, 2019.  

ACRPS Winter School Program

The Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies (ACRPS) announces the first Winter School program on the theme of Communitarianism, Sectarianism, and the State. The winter school program will be held January 4th to 14th, 2020, and is open to advanced graduate students (ABD) and early career researchers in the social sciences and humanities in the US, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Europe. Prospective applicants have until September 30th 2019 to apply.