Helmut Rumpler, Professor Emeritus for Modern and Austrian History at the University of Klagenfurt and Member of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, died in early February at the age of 82. Rumpler, a native of Vienna, was professor in Klagenfurt from 1975 until 2003. For many years he headed the Austrian Academy's Commission for the History of the Habsburg Monarchy and was until his death editor of the multi-volume series "Die Habsburgermonarchie 1848-1918", published by the Commission and since 2013 by its successor, the Institute for Modern and Contemporary Historical Research.
Application deadline: May 1, 2018
Starting date: As soon as possible (August 2018 or January 2019)
Call for Applicants
Teaching about Anti-Semitism in the Twenty-First Century:
Questions, Dilemmas, Strategies
The Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is pleased to offer a fellowship for emigrating scholars, artists, museum professionals, and researchers through a grant from The Vivian G. Prins Foundation. The grant is in honor of Bronia Brandman, a survivor of Auschwitz and one of the Museum’s earliest and most steadfast volunteers. The Vivian G.
The Black German Heritage and Research Association (BGHRA) is collaborating with the University of Toronto in hosting the 3-day conference, “Transnational Perspectives on Black Germany,” in Toronto, Ontario, on May 23-25, 2018. The event will feature keynote addresses by Fatima El-Tayeb and Noah Sow, a screening of “On Second Glance” (dir.
Call for Papers
Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Conference in Association with the Oxford Centre for European History
RETHINKING PERIOD BOUNDARIES: HIDDEN CONTINUITIES AND DISCONTINUITIES IN EUROPEAN HISTORY AND LITERATURE FROM THE EIGHTEENTH TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURIES
Date: 26-27 May 2018
Venue: European Studies Centre, St Antony’s College
University of Oxford
Call for Proposals for Participation in Seminars
Lessons and Legacies Conference on the Holocaust XV
The Holocaust: Global Perspectives and National Narratives
1-4 November 2018
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Co-organizers Natalia Aleksiun (Touro Graduate School), Halina Goldberg (Indiana University), and Nancy Sinkoff (Rutgers University) are pleased to announce the 5th Annual Polish Jewish Studies Workshop, “Centering the Periphery: Polish Jewish Cultural Production Beyond the Capital,” which will be held March 5-6, 2018 at Rutgers University—the State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick.
Call for Papers – International Conference
Encounters, Rights, and Sovereignty in the Iberian empires (15th-19th centuries)
University of Évora, Portugal, 24-25 May 2018