Latest News & Updates

Share your ideas and be heard in the General Assembly Hall of the United Nations! ELS and the United Nations Academic Impact are pleased to sponsor the fourth Many Languages, One World® Student Essay Contest and Global Youth Forum. This year welcomes Northeastern University as the host of the Many Languages, One World Global Youth Forum and the sponsor and organizer of the Northeastern University Global Youth Conference. 
ANN: Center for Communal Studies Awards 2017   UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN INDIANA CENTER FOR COMMUNAL STUDIES   Annual Prizes The Center for Communal Studies at the University of Southern Indiana annually invites submissions for its prize competition for the best undergraduate and graduate student papers on historic or contemporary communal groups, intentional communities and utopias. Submissions may come from any academic discipline and should be focused on a topic clearly related to contemporary or historic communal groups or utopias.
Interface’s editorial collective for western Europe is looking for two new editors to join Alice Mattoni and Laurence Cox. We handle articles sent in by people across a very wide range of social movements, academic disciplines, countries and languages, find reviewers when needed and take part in special issue projects from time to time as well as helping to run the journal as a whole.
Contact: Eve Worth DPhil candidate and Coordinator Women in the Humanities TORCH, University of
PJSA supports the Women’s March on Washington and other actions in the coming week in support of those in our communities feeling particularly vulnerable including LGBTQ, Muslim, people of color, and those who face heightened risk of deportation due to their immigration status. #WomensMarch #SanctuaryEverywhere
As we had planned, the old PJSA listserv is no more. After much discussion and debate, the board of PJSA decided to begin anew with a fresh list made up of our growing and vibrant membership. This means that as of today (01/16/17), the listserv at will not longer function. We are in the process of transitioning to the new members-only list, but this takes some time. We hope to have the new list online and functioning within the week.
Columbia University 2017 IRAAS Summer Institute: “Black Activist New York"    The Columbia University Institute for Research in African-American Studies (IRAAS) is now accepting applications for its 2017 Summer Teachers and Scholars Institute (STSI). Convening for one week between Sunday July 9  and Friday July 14, 2017. The 2017 Summer Teachers and Scholars Institute (STSI) is “Black Activist New York."  
Peace Studies, Historic Gatherings and Indigenous Knowledge: PJSA and IPRA in 2016 By Matt Meyer I.