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Latest Announcements

Department of History & Strategic Studies University of Lagos 50th Anniversary Conference, Theme: "History and Nation-Building”

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
August 4, 2015
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Economic History / Studies

Description: After half a century of independence, the forging of national integration remains a major preoccupation of the vast majority of African states. The task of forging a nation out of a multiplicity of ethnic nationalities has been daunting, and ethnic and racial divisions continue to threaten the stability of many African states. African leaders have articulated numerous policies and programmes to promote nation-building, but the achievements have been largely modest.

Seventy Years to the End of the War in Asia. Divergent Perspectives on the War Denouement and the Onset of the Cold War

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
September 30, 2015
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Japanese History / Studies, World History / Studies

Dear colleagues,

We are delighted to announce that the following symposium will take place on Friday-Saturday, 29-30 January 2016, in cooperation with the Graduate School for East and South East European Studies at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany.

Race and Comics: The Politics of Representation in Sequential Art | NeMLA 2016 (Abstract Submission Deadline: September 30, 2015)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 30, 2015
Location: 
Connecticut, United States
Subject Fields: 
Ethnic History / Studies, Political Science

This panel welcomes papers that examine the treatment of race and racial relations in comic books, whether in superhero narratives, graphic memoirs, web comics, or other forms of sequential art both inside and outside the United States. How are comics used to document and represent racialized identities? How have the medium and its surrounding fan communities adapted earlier content to speak to current topics? 

Association for Asian Studies 2016 Annual Conference (AAS 2016)

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
July 25, 2015 to August 6, 2015
Location: 
Washington, United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies

I am a Phd candidate at Purdue University and I am trying to put together a panel for the AAS 2016 conference to be held at Seattle. Very broadly the panel will interrogate the construction of gender identity through domestic practices/rituals, religious rituals being one of them. If you would like to participate in this panel please email me at chakrab1@purdue.edu by July 25, 2015. The deadline for panel submission is  August 6, 2015.

Session S27: “Emerging Cities – Knowledge and Urbanisation in Europe’s Borderlands 1880–1945“. 13th International Conference on Urban History 2016 Helsinki

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 24, 2016 to August 27, 2016
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, Intellectual History, Architecture and Architectural History

We invite paper proposals for a session at the EAUH 2016 on knowledge transfer between cities in Europe’s Borderlands 1880 -1945:

Until now the cities of Eastern and Southern Europe have mainly been looked at through the prism of migration and institutions of technology transfer (such as universities). Implicitly or explicitly this suggests a transfer of knowledge and practices from the center to the periphery and hence a clear epistemological hierarchy.

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