The 5th Mediterranean Maritime History Network International Conference (Constanta, 9-11 May 2018)
On the trail of the ancient Greeks’ trading emporia and the entrepreneurship of the bold Venetians and Genoese sea-farers, having in mind the examples of the Ottomans who closely guarded it and the modern merchants who discovered its rich agricultural resources, Mediterranean Maritime History Network (MMHN) further extends its focus towards the Black Sea and its complex connections with the Mediterranean world.
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The African Critical Inquiry Programme (ACIP) is pleased to announce that the 2018 ACIP workshop will be Missing and Missed: The Subject, Politics and Memorialisation of South Africa’s Colonial and Apartheid Dead. The project was proposed and will be organized by colleagues at the University of the Western Cape, Nicky Rousseau (Senior Lecturer, Department of History) and Ciraj Rassool (Professor, Department of History and Director of the African Programme in Museum and Heritage Studies).
I am looking to organizing a panel on the history of coastal environments for the 2018 ASEH conference in Riverside. I am open to papers addressing a wide range of coastal environments, from wild to urban, and focusing on any era or part of the world. My paper will explore technologies of maintaining and controlling the movements of sand on beaches as well as the attitudes toward dynamic coastal environments reflected in those technologies.
Ed. note: Call for Panelists - Association for Asian Studies (AAS) Annual Conference 2018 (Washington, DC)
Proposed panel: Food, identity and race in colonial and post-colonial Malaya/Malaysia/Singapore