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SCOS Update February

This month’s edition of the SCOS update contains four fabulous items, including:

1) Calls for contributions to Notework – a great way to share your ideas, comments and experiences with the SCOS community!
2) A fab workshop at the University of Bristol on Deleuze, Guattari and feminism: The relation between difference and identity
3) A brilliant symposium ‘Writing Organization: Disruption and Difference Through Experimental, Embodied and Non-Written Texts’ at the University of Bradford School of Management
4) A great CFP Call for Papers: ReThinking Management 2014: The Impact of Cultural Turns, International Conference – October 2014 – Karlshochschule International University, Karlsruhe, Germany

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SCOS Update January

We have four items this month, including:

1) SCOS 2014 Call for Papers – Sport, Play and Game
2) Seven Full-Time Funded Postgraduate Research Opportunities, University Of Leicester, School Of Management
3) Critical Management Studies Division – Academy of Management 2014 Dissertation Award Announcement
4) Rather lovely job up for grabs at the University of York!

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SCOS Update December

A great edition of the SCOS update, with four fabulous items, including:

1) The latest on the 2014 SCOS Conference: In July 2014 we are delighted to be heading to Utrecht for what promises to be a fantastic conference, full of great papers – and lots of sports, play, and game! All details can be found on the SCOS website, and in the CFP, included here as item 1.
2) A CFP for 7th Art of Management Conference: CBS: Creativity and Design - stream: The Disruptive Potential of Arts Based Approaches
3) A joint CFP/ Workshop Proposals for Creative Economy, Creative University and Creative Development, Ideas, Knowledges and Paths towards Sustainability, Happiness & Wellbeing, 3rd Creative University Conference
4) A CFP for The 9th Annual Liverpool Symposium on Current Developments in Ethnographic Research in the Social and Management Sciences in association with the Journal of Organizational Ethnography - Ethnography and liminality: boundaries, opportunities and living ‘at the edge’

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SCOS Update November

We have four fab items this month, particularly item 1!

1) Super amazing news regarding our dear friend and colleague Heather Hopfl… and the incredible fundraising efforts of Charlotte Smith!
2) 11TH International Conference on Organizational Discourse: “Terra Firma, Terra Nova, Terra Incognita” Cardiff, Wednesday 9th July – Friday 11th July 2014
3) LAEMOS 2014, HAVANA, CUBA, 2-5TH April SUBTHEME 04 Diversity, difference and all that...: Social justice and resistance in the balance
4) Call for short papers for Sub-theme 45: Reimagining Management Practices in Times of Rising Inequality along Socio-Demographic Lines: 30th EGOS Colloquium, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, July 3-5, 2014Read more…

SCOS Update October

We have nine fab items this month:

1) GWO 8th Biennial International Interdisciplinary conference, 24th – 26th June, 2014, Keele University, UK: Call for abstracts – Gender and Globalisation: What do Intersectionality and Transnational Feminism contribute?
2) GWO 8th Biennial International Interdisciplinary conference, 24th - 26th June, 2014 Keele University, UK: Call for abstracts – Reframing gender (in)equality in (post)modern times
3) GWO 8th Biennial International Interdisciplinary conference, 24th – 26th June, 2014, Keele University, UK: Call for abstracts – Gendering the creative: creative work, creative industries, creative identities
4) GWO 8th Biennial International Interdisciplinary conference: Call for abstracts for Gendering environmental sustainability: the cultural politics of nature
5) GWO 8th Biennial International Interdisciplinary conference: Call for abstracts for Women and Austerity: Vulnerabilities and Resilience
6) A Call for contributions for the EGOS Colloquium in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 3-5 July, 2014, titled “The modern crisis of change and intervention”
7) CFP for Sub-theme 46: Organizing the Uncanny: Rethinking the Uncomfortably Familiar in Organization Studies at the 30th EGOS Colloquium Rotterdam, The Netherlands July 3–5, 2014
8) Extended submission deadline for Gender, Work and Organization Special Issue: "Interrogating Queer Theory and Politics"
9) Details on the 2014 SHOC, 9th International OBHC conference “When health policy meets every day practices” hosted at Copenhagen Business SchoolRead more…