Welcome to H-French-Colonial, the international scholarly online network on French colonial history and cultural studies, as well as examining links between metropolitan France and its colonies (past and present). H-French-Colonial encourages discussions of research interests, teaching methods, and historiography.

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Recent Content

CFP: Renaissance Society of America Conference, Berlin, 26-28 March 2015


I am searching for one person to fill a spot on a cartography panel at the Renaissance Society of America Conference in Berlin, 26-28 March, 2015.  Please contact me if you are interested in giving a paper on this topic in this conference.  Thank you.

Kathleen Comerford

CFP: Expertise in the LoN Mandates - Paris, March 26th-27th, 2015

Call for papers – International Conference INALCO (Paris) / Institut universitaire de France/Université Jean Moulin – Lyon 3/Institut français du Proche-Orient (Ifpo):

Experts and Expertise in the League of Nations  - Mandates: Figures, Fields and Tools

March 26-27th 2015, Paris, France