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A HISTORY OF PENAL REGIMES IN GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE, 1800-2014 (Harvard University, March 5-7, 2015)



Thursday March 5th -

Penal Knowledge, Reform and Comparative Regimes, 4:00-6:00pm


Chair: Caroline Elkins, Professor, Department of History and African and African American Studies

“Lemos Britto and Prison Reform in Brazil”

Marcos Bretas, Professor, Federal University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Final Call for Papers: An International Forum on Asian History and Asian Studies

Final Call for Papers:  An International Forum on Asian History and Asian Studies, 30 June- 2 July 2015, in Athens, Greece. Organized by ATINER (Athens Institute for Education and Research).

For information on submitting an abstract, please go to: http://www.atiner.gr/histas.htm

Deadline to submit abstracts: 9 March 2015 (Decisions are reached in less than 4 weeks after the abstract submission).


Please direct any questions to:

CFP REMINDER: Southeast World History Association meeting, June 30 2015


This is a reminder that the Southeast World History Association (SEWHA), a thriving regional affiliate of the World History Association (WHA), is holding its annual conference on June 30, immediately prior to this year's WHA meeting in Savannah, Georgia. We seek panels, individual papers, and other proposals (media and poster displays, roundtables, etc.) on this year's theme, "Envisioning Change: Representations of Transformation in World History."

The  conference theme complements that of the WHA's meeting and asks: