Neuro Humanities Studies

Neuroscience & Himanities Università di Parma – Event

VENERDì 17 GIUGNO 2022 H. 17.00 (CET)




Call for Paper BRUMAL

The call for papers for articles for the sections “Monograph” and “Miscellaneous” for the Brumal. Revista de Investigación sobre lo Fantástico /Brumal. Research Journal on the Fantastic is now open.

Scholars who wish to contribute to either of these two sections should send us their articles registering as authors on our web page. The Guidelines for Submissions may be found on the Submissions section of the web page.

Special Issue: “Fantastic Narratives and Cognition“, coord. Benito Elías García-Valero. 

Deadline: June 15, 2022


International May 2022 – Oltre il politicamente corretto




PRIN 2017 “Strategie più efficaci per il politicamente corretto. Un modello Retorico/Pragmatico della situazione di discorso totale”

The NewHums Research Centre is glad to announce following International Guests:








-May 26, 2022 (italian time) 11.00 -  Monastero dei Benedettini – Sala Rettangolare ID ZOOM: 917 6088 8939

Rodrigo Borba (Universidade Federal do Rio De Janeiro)

“Injourious signs: countering hate with hope in contemporary Brazil.”

- May 30  2022 it-h 16.00 – Monastero dei Benedettini – Aula 254 – ID ZOOM: 995 6688 2995

Jonatan Culpeper (Lancaster University)

“Activity types as a pragmatic approach to discourse”

- May 31 2022 it-h 10.00 – Monastero dei Benedettini – Aula 254 ID ZOOM: 934 6971 3850

Elena Semino (Lancaster University)

“Conflict in online discussion about vaccination”

To follow on ZOOM please contact


International Society for the History of the Neurosciences

26th Meeting of the International Society for the History of the Neurosciences, Rome (Italy) June 14-18, 2022

Il 26° Meeting della Società Internazionale per la Storia delle Neuroscienze (ISHN) si terrà a Roma (Italia) dal 14 al 18 giugno 2022.

Il convegno è organizzato dal Museo di Storia della Medicina, Dipartimento di Medicina Molecolare, Sapienza Università di Roma in collaborazione con il Polo Museale e i Dipartimenti di Psicologia, Neuroscienze Umane e Scienze Odontostomatologiche e Maxillo-Facciali di Sapienza e in collaborazione con la Società Italiana di Scienze Umane in Medicina (SISUMed), Associazione Culturale Ospedali Storici Italiani (ACOSI) e Gruppo di Storia della Neurologia della Società Italiana di Neurologia (SIN-GSN)

La conferenza si svolgerà presso l’Università La Sapienza di Roma, l’Orto Botanico di Roma e l’Ospedale Santo Spirito in Sassia.

La conferenza sarà in presenza e trasmessa online, previa iscrizione.

Quote di registrazione scontate fino al 15 maggio 2022.

Programma preliminare scaricabile qui

Registrazione qui

ISHN Website:
Conference Twitter: @26thIshn
Referente scientifico: Elisabetta Sirgiovanni (Sapienza)

The 26th Meeting of the International Society for the History of Neurosciences (ISHN) will be held in Rome (Italy) on June 14-18, 2022.

The conference is organized by the Museum of the History of Medicine, Department of Molecular Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome in collaboration with the Museum Pole and the Sapienza Departments of Psychology, Human Neurosciences and Oral and Maxillo-Facial Sciences and in partnership with the Italian Society for Medical Humanities (SISUMed), Cultural Association for Italian Historical Hospitals (ACOSI), and Group for the History of Neurology of the Italian Society of Neurology (SIN-GSN).
The conference will take place at Sapienza University of Rome, Botanical Garden in Rome, and the Santo Spirito in Sassia Hospital.
The conference can be joined in-person and online upon registration.
Discounted fees are applicable until May 15, 2022.
A preliminary program is downloadable here

Link to registration here

ISHN Website:
Conference Twitter: @26thIshn
Local Chair: Elisabetta Sirgiovanni (Sapienza)

Call for papers: Labors of Love and Loss: Radical Acts of Human, Plant, and Nonhuman Mothering

Potential topics: love as a political project (beyond species’ boundaries or kin-ties), interspecies caregiving/Interspecies mothering, mothering/caregiving/love and/against capitalism, transcorporeality and endangered species, nonhuman animal mothering, plant mothering, plant communication, sensuous engagement with nonhuman others, indigenous and nonwestern approaches to mothering, kinship, caregiving, decolonizing mothering/kinship/caregiving, emplaced and/or Out-of-place care (invasive plants, animals, monstrous bodies), grief and loss.

Please send the abstract and bio by May 31, 2022 to BOTH editors (, Full-length papers of approximately 5000-6000 words will be due in December. The language of submissions is only English.

For more info:

How our brain innovates thinking


Hobit 2

14-21 Marzo 2022
Incontri online su arte e neuroscienze

Gesture, Abstraction and Embodied Simulation in Poetic Language

When: Mar 18, 2022 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Who: Víctor Bermúdez, Postdoctoral Research, Department of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature, University of Salamanca.

What: Gesture, Abstraction and Embodied Simulation in Poetic Language: Chantal Maillard.


Meeting ID: 811 6830 0180

Password: 665734

International Society for the History of Neurosciences 2022 in Rome – Call for Abstracts

The International Society for the History of Neurosciences (ISHN) is glad to announce that the call for abstracts for the 26th Meeting is now open.

The deadilne for submission has been extended to March 15, 2022.

The conference will be held in Rome, at Sapienza University and historical sites, on June 14-18 2022 and it is organized by the Sapienza Museum of the History of Medicine.

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