H-Poland is sponsored by the Polish Studies Association, an organization of scholars who specialize in the history, culture, art, politics, economics, and society of Poland. We hope that this list will serve as a discussion forum dealing with all aspects of Polish studies, as well as a place to post announcements of upcoming events or new publications. Although this is not a requirement, we encourage all those who participate in H-Poland to join the PSA.

ONLINE INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP Sources of Memory and the Holocaust: Contemporary Research, Challenges and Approaches

by Sylwia Papier

Your network editor has reposted this from H-Announce. The byline reflects the original authorship.

Type: 

Conference

Date: 

June 7, 2020

Subject Fields: 

Cultural History / Studies, Digital Humanities, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Modern European History / Studies

CFP: Knowledge Personae and Regime Changes: Central and Eastern Europe 1945-1991.

Call for Papers: Knowledge Personae and Regime Changes: Central and Eastern Europe 1945-1991. Panel at the 26th International Congress of History of Science and Technology, July 25-31 2021, Prague. Deadline May 28, 2020.

As “models of scholarly selfhood” (Algazi 2016) scholarly personae have recently gained momentum in the history of science (Paul 2019; Daston, Sibum 2003; on CEE: Báar 2019). In our section we intend to revisit the concept and direct it at Soviet- and Post-Soviet spaces.

Travelling Microbes in Central Europe: HPS.CESEE & IGITI book talk with Katharina Kreuder-Sonnen (Vienna) and Katrin Steffen (Lüneburg)

International platform HPS.CESEE and IGITI are proud to present the first "global book talk", Travelling Microbes in Central Europe: with Katharina Kreuder-Sonnen (Vienna) and Katrin Steffen (Lüneburg). It is first in a series of open zoom events, aiming at fostering the discussion of new books and approaches in, and about, the broadly understood history of science in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe.

TIME: 29.05.2020, 9 a.m.-11 a.m (EDT) 15:00-17:00 (CET)

Call for nominations for AWSS's Mary Zirin Prize

[X-posted from H-SHERA]

by Ekaterina Heath

The Association for Women in Slavic Studies (AWSS) is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the Mary Zirin Prize in recognition of an independent scholar in the field of Slavic Studies. The award of $500 is named for Mary Zirin, the founder of Women East-West.

Conference „What’s New, What’s Next? Innovative Methods, New Sources, and Paradigm Shifts in Jewish Studies” postponed

Given the coronavirus pandemic, we have postponed the international conference „What’s New, What’s Next? Innovative Methods, New Sources, and Paradigm Shifts in Jewish Studies” by a year to October 2021.

Health and safety of the conference participants is our top priority, and we look forward to welcoming you in Warsaw – hopefully in a better circumstances. The Call for Application will remain open until 31 December 2020.

T&F Area Studies researcher survey

Dear all,

We hope you and your loved ones are keeping well during these strange times. As conferences aren’t taking place at the moment, we at Routledge, Taylor & Francis been thinking over the last few months about other ways we can engage with and support the Area Studies research community, now and in the future. As a result, I’m putting out this call to ask for your input on the large-scale Area Studies survey being run by the global Area Studies team at Routledge, Taylor & Francis.

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