Welcome to H-Empire, H-Net's network on colonial and imperial studies!

H-Empire seeks to bring together scholars and others interested in sharing resources, research and questions concerning the origin, development, working and decline of empires, rather broadly defined across academic disciplines and professional interests, chronological time periods, and geographical regions.

Recent Discussions

ANN: Graduate Research Fellowship Opportunity

The Florida Atlantic University Libraries and the Huntington Library are jointly offering three new short-term academic research fellowships. Applications are encouraged from advanced humanities graduate students in fields related to the collections, which are particularly strong in Anglo-American political philosophy, the American and French revolutions, the English Civil War, and religion and reform movements.

CFC: (REMINDER) Archives, the Digital Turn and Governance in Africa

*Apologies for crossposting*

Call for papers

Featured section in History in Africa:

Archives, the Digital Turn and Governance in Africa


Guest editors:

Dr Marie Rodet, School of Oriental and African Studies

Dr Vincent Hiribarren, King’s College London

Fabienne Chamelot, University of Portsmouth




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