Association for Borderlands Studies World Conference 2018 – Call for Papers
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The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies (Munich and Regensburg, Germany) invites applications for following full-time positions (40,1 hours per week) for further qualification beginning on November 1, 2017 limited to a fixed 2 year term:
Call for journal articles
The Hungarian Historical Review invites submissions for its third issue in 2018,
the theme of which will be
“An environmental history of wars in Central Europe”
The Czechoslovak Studies Association is pleased to announce the biennial Czechoslovak Studies Association Prize for the Best Book in the Field of Czechoslovak Historical Studies.
**In this cycle we are considering books published in the years 2015 and 2016.**
Europe and the East: Self and Other in the History of the European Idea
8th Annual Symposium of the Research Network on the History of the Idea of Europe
University of East Anglia, 14-16 June 2017
Wednesday, 14 June 2017 | Council Chamber
12.00-1.00 Registration and Sandwiches
1.30-2.45 Panel 1: Theory, Historiography, and Religion (Chair: Rolf Petri)
Session M11 of the 14th International Conference of the European Association for Urban History (EAUH)
Rome, 29 August - 1 September 2018
Session Coordinators: Markian Prokopovych (University of Birmingham), Rosa Salzberg (University of Warwick / European University Institute, Florence)
Emancipations in the Austro-Hungarian and Russian Empires
June 11-13, 2017
The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers teaching, research or combination teaching and research awards in over 125 countries for the 2018-2019 academic year. Opportunities are available for college and university faculty as well as for professionals and independent scholars.
Awards that may be of interest to the Habsburg community include:
The Renaissance Society of America (RSA) is now accepting proposals for individual presentation proposals and complete panels for its 2018 annual conference, to be held March 22-24, 2018 in New Orleans, LA. The Journal of Jesuit Studies regularly sponsors panels at this conference. We are looking to organize panels in any aspect of Jesuit studies in any region, up to the year 1700.
Melissa Feinberg. Elusive Equality: Gender, Citizenship, and the Limits of Democracy in Czechoslovakia, 1918-1950. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2006. 288 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4281-8.
Reviewed by Tara Zahra (University of Chicago, Department of History) Published on HABSBURG (April, 2007)
Gender and the Fragility of Democracy in Czechoslovakia
Daniel L. Unowsky. The Pomp and Politics of Patriotism: Imperial Celebrations in Habsburg Austria, 1848-1916. Cohen. Central European Studies. Edited by Gary B. Cohen and Charles W. Ingrao. West Lafayette: Purdue University Press, 2005. xiii + 263 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55753-400-2.
Reviewed by John Deak (University of Notre Dame) Published on HABSBURG (December, 2006)
Benjamin Frommer. National Cleansing: Retribution against Nazi Collaborators in Postwar Czechoslovakia. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005. xvii + 347 pp. $30.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-00896-9; $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-81067-8.
Reviewed by David Gerlach (Department of History, University of Pittsburgh) Published on HABSBURG (December, 2006)
The Politics of Retribution
Eleonora Babejova. Fin-de-Siecle Pressburg: Conflict and Cultural Coexistence in Bratislava, 1897-1914. Boulder: East European Monographs, 2003. xiv + 467 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-88033-515-7.
Reviewed by Robert Nemes (Department of History, Colgate University) Published on HABSBURG (July, 2006)
Defending Pressburg against Nationalism
Wojciech Balus. Krakau zwischen Traditionen und Wegen in die Moderne: Zur Geschichte der Architektur und der ÖÂ¶ffentlichen GrÖÂ¼nanlagen im 19. Jahrhundert. Stuttgart: Steiner, 2003. 133 pp. EUR 38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-515-08344-7.
Reviewed by Markian Prokopovych (Central European University, Pasts, Inc. Center for Historical Studies) Published on HABSBURG (March, 2006)
Iris Parush. Reading Jewish Women: Marginality and Modernization in Nineteenth-Century Eastern European Jewish Society. Waltham: Brandeis University Press, 2004. xix + 340 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-58465-367-7.
Reviewed by Marsha Rozenblit (University of Maryland, College Park, Department of History) Published on HABSBURG (March, 2006)
Robert Nemes. The Once and Future Budapest. DeKalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2005. xi + 247 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87580-337-1.
Reviewed by Gary Cohen (Center for Austrian Studies, University of Minnesota) Published on HABSBURG (January, 2006)
Civil Society and National Identification in Nineteenth-Century Budapest
David S. Luft. Eros and Inwardness in Vienna. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2003. 257 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-49647-4.
Reviewed by Fatima Naqvi (Department of German, Russian and East European Languages and Literatures, Rutgers University) Published on HABSBURG (December, 2005)
Eros as Metaphor
Ljiljana Blagojevic. Modernism in Serbia: The Elusive Margins of Belgrade Architecture, 1919-1941. Cambridge and London: MIT Press, 2003. 336 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-262-02537-9.
Reviewed by kimberly elman zarecor (School of Architecture, Iowa State University) Published on HABSBURG (October, 2005)
Architectural Modernity on the Edge of Europe
Susanne FrÖ¶lich-Steffen. Die Ö¶sterreichische IdentitÖ¤t im Wandel. Vienna: Braumüller, 2003. x + 307 pp. EUR 35.90 (paper), ISBN 978-3-7003-1436-3.
Reviewed by Julie Thorpe (School of History and Politics, University of Adelaide) Published on HABSBURG (June, 2005)
Austrian Identity in Flux