Calendar of Deadlines in the History of Cartography
(for fellowship and prize applications, submission of paper proposals
for meetings or special issues of journals, conference registration, etc.)
[Note. Most of the fellowship and prize deadlines recur annually [marked with *] and those will therefore be
left on this page after the date has passed. Be aware that the date may change from one year to the next, andshould always be checked. Where institutions have not yet updated their site, the previous year's
deadline is left, followed by a question-mark. Otherwise, the date is followed by [C] indicating that the next deadline
has been confirmed]
Latest general updating: 13 February 2017
* January 13 [C].
Visiting Fellowships (including the Eleanor M. Garvey Fellowship in Printing and Graphic
Arts - Harvard College Library, Cambridge, Mass.)
January 15. [Call for Papers deadline]. 12th Conference on Digital Approaches to
Cartographic Heritage, in partnership with the IUAV - Laboratory of Cartography & Gis and Laboratory
of Photogrammetry, the AUTH CartoGeoLab - Laboratory of Cartography & Geographical Analysis, and the MAGIC
- Map & Geoinformation Curators Group (Venice, April 26-28, 2017).
February 3. [Call for Papers deadline]. Society for the History of Discoveries (Milwaukee,
22-23 September, 2017). Contact: Marguerite Ragnow: ragn0001(at)umn.edu Also
a separate CfP for, 'Indigenous Discovery and Exploration History: a Thematic Panel and
Call for Articles' [in Terrae Incognitae]. Contact: lbeck(at)mta.ca
February 15. [Call for Papers deadline]. International symposium, 'Mapping Asia – Cartographic Encounters between East and West', at Leiden University Library, jointly
hosted by the International Cartographic Association’s Commission on the History of Cartography and Leiden
University (Leiden, 15-16 September 2017).
March 1. [Call for Papers deadline]. 'Mapping the past, exploiting the future: cartographies and understandings of
the Arctic', at the National Maritime Museum (Greenwich, London, July 21-22, 2017). [Abstract of
no more than 250 words and a brief biography to: email@example.com].
* September 30 [?].
Mendel Fellowship (a visiting fellowship mentioning specifically 'geography, navigation and
cartography'; also the Everett Helm Visiting Fellowships - Lilly Library, Indiana University
* October 15 [C]. Kislak
Short-Term Fellowship (Library of Congress, John W. Kluge Center). [With particular emphasis on Florida, the
circum-Caribbean region and Mesoamerica, using the Jay I. Kislak Collection. Cartography is one of the topics