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Monday: Jobs, Reviews digests; Calls for Papers

Tuesday: Fellowships, Grants, Prizes, Conferences, Events, Lectures, Seminars, Symposiums, Summer Programs, Workshops

Wednesday: CFPs; Online Digital Resources

Thursday: CFPs; Online Digital Resources

Friday: Fellowships, Grants, Prizes, Conferences, Events, Lectures, Seminars, Symposiums, Summer Programs, Workshops

 

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Latest Announcements

NYU Pan-Africanism Seminar: Révolution Afrique: Pan-Africanism From Below in the 1970s in Post-Colonial Paris

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
January 27, 2017
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Area Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, French History / Studies
PAN-AFRICANISM BEYOND THE 1960s.
INTELLECTUAL HISTORY & POLITICAL PRACTICES SEMINAR

Governance and Rights. Law, Religion, and Sexuality in Caribbean Literature and Culture

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 23, 2017 to November 25, 2017
Location: 
Austria
Subject Fields: 
Human Rights, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Religious Studies and Theology, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Call for Papers/Abstracts

 

Governance and Rights

Law, Religion, and Sexuality in Caribbean Literature and Culture

 

Junior Research Conference: Society of Caribbean Research (Socare)

Venue: University of Salzburg

Organizers: Christopher F. Laferl, Ralph Poole, Philipp Seidel

Date: 23 – 25 November 2017

 

Zvi Yavetz School of Historical Studies, four post-doctoral fellowships- Tel Aviv University

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
March 1, 2017
Location: 
Israel
Subject Fields: 
East Asian History / Studies, Humanities, Jewish History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies

The Zvi Yavetz School of Historical Studies

Postdoctoral Fellowships 2017-2018

The Zvi Yavetz School of Historical Studies will award four post-doctoral fellowships of $30,000 each, for the academic year of 2017-2018:  two Zvi Yavetz Fellowships and two Thomas Arnold Fellowships.

Understanding Our Gun Culture Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
March 31, 2017 to April 1, 2017
Location: 
Ohio, United States
Subject Fields: 
Political Science, Race Studies, Social Work, Social Sciences, Sociology

Very few topics generate as much controversy as the role of guns in American society. According to most estimates, not only are there more guns than people in the United States, there are also far more gun deaths per capita in the US than in any other developed country. While almost everyone agrees that there is too much gun violence, there are serious disagreements about how to address it.

André Corvisier Prize for PhD theses on Military History

Type: 
Prize
Date: 
March 31, 2017
Subject Fields: 
Military History, Diplomacy and International Relations, Political Science, Economic History / Studies
 
1. The International Commission of Military History (http://www.icmh.info/?selectLanguage=en) awards the “André Corvisier Prize for PhD theses on Military History”, named after the distinguished French scholar who was for ten years President of ICMH and then President of Honour.
 
2. The PhD title can be obtained not necessarily in Military History, but also in other disciplines.

Building Confessional Identities in the Ottoman Empire (16th-18th centuries)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
February 6, 2017
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Early Modern History and Period Studies, European History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Asian History / Studies

The collaboration between political and religious authorities, directed at imposing religious uniformity and at establishing denominational boundaries in the course of Early Modern times, has traditionally been investigated within the interpretative framework of ‘Confessionalization’ - a concept originally developed and applied only to the European (and especially German) case.

Society for Court Studies Seminar 30 January

Type: 
Seminar
Date: 
January 30, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Early Modern History and Period Studies, European History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies

The Society for Court Studies' next seminar will be on Monday 30 January when we have Tom Tolle (Princeton University) who will be discussing 'Royal Frailty and the Problem of Perception: Alexander Stanhope at the Court of Charles II of Spain'.
6 p.m.

HISTORY ACTS 04 - HERE TO STAY, HERE TO FIGHT

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
February 21, 2017
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Black History / Studies, Contemporary History, Human Rights, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Race Studies
 

An opportunity for historians with an interest in questions relating to migration to engage with activists.

Tuesday 21 February 2017, 6pm to 8pm
Dreyfus Room, Birkbeck, 26 Russell Square, London

History Acts workshops are led by activists, who give a short talk or presentation about their work. Historians working on a relevant topic will then respond, before opening it up to group discussion.

H-Net This Week (Highlighting New Pubs and Discussions on Networks)

Type: 
Home Office Notices (Jobs, Reviews)
Location: 
United States

The latest H-Net This Week is hot off the presses! H-Net This Week highlights network discussions and original content across the H-Net Commons. The latest edition for the week of January 13 - 19, 2017 includes links to:

CFP: 8th International Conference on Popular Cultures of the Middle East and North Africa - Popular Culture between Site and Flow

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2017
Location: 
Georgia
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Arabic History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

The Giorgi Tsereteli Oriental Institute at Ilia State University in collaboration with The University of Vienna and Al Akhwayn University (Morocco) are pleased to invite contributions to the 8th International Conference on Popular Cultures of the Middle East and North Africa: Popular Culture between Site and Flow, to be held in Tbilisi Georgia from 28 to 30 September 2017.

The Strong Museum Announces G. Rollie Adams Research Fellowships to Advance Play Scholarship

Type: 
Fellowship
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
History Education, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Humanities, Cultural History / Studies, Psychology

The Strong museum announces the G. Rollie Adams Research Fellowships to provide financial support for scholarly play research conducted at the museum. The fellowships are established in honor of G. Rollie Adams, former president and CEO of The Strong and editor-in-chief of its American Journal of Play, who retired from the museum this past December.

CFP: "Global Literature and Technology," Special Session for MLA 2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 5, 2018
Location: 
New York, United States

Details:
Organizer: Jap-Nanak Makkar, University of Virginia, jkm5ar@virginia.edu
Deadline: March 1, 2017 (email abstract, bio & AV requirements to organizer)
Special Session for MLA 2018, New York City

Please consider submitting to a special session, proposed to take place at MLA 2018 in New York City, on “Global Literature and Technology.”

The Intermarium in the 21st Century: Visions, Architectures, Feasibilities

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 6, 2017 to July 7, 2017
Location: 
Poland
Subject Fields: 
Eastern Europe History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Political Science, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Social Sciences

This conference will bring together Central and Eastern European scholars to examine various interpretations, permutations and implications of the concept of “Intermarium” (land between the seas), and assess the chances for its various configurations to be implemented.

Jews and Others: Ethnic Relations in Eastern and Central Europe from 1917 and Onwards

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 2, 2017 to October 4, 2017
Location: 
Poland
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies

 

POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, the Leonid Nevzlin Research Center for Russian and East European Jewry at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and the Kennan Institute (Wilson Center) in Washington, D.C.

 

Jews and Others: Ethnic Relations in Eastern and Central Europe from 1917 and Onwards

International Conference at POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Warsaw, October 2-4, 2017

Southern Historian (graduate journal) 2018 CFP Open

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 21, 2017 to August 15, 2017
Location: 
Alabama, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Area Studies, Local History

The Southern Historian is currently seeking original scholarly work by graduate students focusing on the history and culture of the American South for its 2018 issue.

The deadline for manuscript submissions is August 15, 2017, but early submissions are strongly encouraged. Manuscripts should be typed, double-spaced, no more than 30 pages, and should use footnotes (formatted using the Chicago Manual of Style). An electronic copy (including footnotes) of the manuscript should be submitted in Microsoft Word format.

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