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The III CHAM International Conference in Lisbon

12-15 July in Lisbon, Portugal
The III CHAM International Conference will be held in Lisbon 12-15 July 2017, and its main theme is "Oceans and Shores: Heritage, People and Environment".
The call for papers and posters is now open. The call will close on 1st February at midnight (in Portugal).

This third edition is part of CHAM's programme within the UNESCO Chair "The Oceans Cultural Heritage", won by CHAM in 2016.

CHAM invites scholars from all humanities and social sciences, as well as from related natural and environmental sciences, to submit panel proposals on the following themes: 

  • Historiography and new methodological approaches
  • Best practices and multidisciplinary research
  • The sea in ocean history
  • Local and global identities
  • Cultural and natural oceans’ heritage
  • History of marine environments
  • Environmental and societal changes
  • Coastal cities and communities
  • Networks, trade and circulation
  • Nature, science and world views
  • Frontiers: visible and invisible
  • Perceptions, conceptions, myths and realities
  • Stories of the sea: Literature, memory and oral history

More information.