The Austrian Fulbright Commission is celebrating its 65th anniversary this year, and it is interested in identifying alumni from its programs (Fulbright grantees as well as former participants in the Austrian US Teaching Assistantship Program) who are members of HABSBURG as part of an outreach initiative. It is asking the alumni of its programs to complete a brief survey that has been designed to track longitudinal impacts of its programs and to document former program participants’ ongoing contributions to the Fulbright Program’s mandate of the promotion of mutual
Welcome to HABSBURG, a member of H-Net Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine. We are affiliated with the Center for Austrian Studies, the Society for Austrian and Habsburg History, the Czechoslovak History Conference, and the American Association for the Study of Hungarian History. HABSBURG is the community within H-Net dealing with the culture and history of the Habsburg Monarchy and its successor states in central Europe from 1500 to the present.
I am trying to fill a hole in the syllabus of a graduate course on Eastern Europe, 1750-present. Traditionally, I began with reading Larry Wolff's Invention of Eastern Europe, but beginning there has the side effect of assuring some students that it's all a Western construction. So last time I began with a selection of articles on 18th century East European society (and then turned to Wolff).
Marburg, 19-20 January 2016,
Herder Institute for Historical Research on East Central Europe – Institute of the Leibniz Association, Vortragssaal, Gisonenweg 5-7, 35037 Marburg
CALL FOR PAPERS
Soccer as an Instrument of Nation-Building
9th Irsee Sports History Conference
Place: Schwabenakademie Irsee, Klosterring 4, 87660 Irsee (Germany)
Organizer: Markwart Herzog & Dominik J. Schaller
Date: Feb. 12, 2016 - Feb. 14, 2016
Deadline for applications: August 30, 2015
Erős, Vilmos. "In the lure of Geistesgeschichte: the theme of decline in Hungarian historiography and historical thinking in the first half of the twentieth century." European Review of History: Revue européenne d'histoire. Volume 22, Issue 3, 2015. Pp. 411-432.