CfP: East Central Europe at the Crossroads: Jewish Transnational Networks and Identities (Warsaw, 18-21 June 2023)

This conference brings together the latest scholarship on the broad themes of transnationalism, intersectionality and cross-border exchanges in Jewish history from the early modern period to the present. 
  • Conference date: 18-21 June, 2023
  • Venue: POLIN Museum, Warsaw, Poland
  • Applications in English until November 7, 2022

For centuries, the Polish lands were one of the main centers of Jewish life and culture.

TALK: QhoD Book Talks - September 21, 2022, Gábor Ágoston on his new book (Online via Zoom)

Dear colleagues,

We would like to invite you all to the next session of the QhoD Book Talk Series.

On Wednesday, September 21, 2022 Prof. Gábor Ágoston of Georgetown University will talk via Zoom about his new book The Last Muslim Conquest: The Ottoman Empire and Its Wars in Europe (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2021). The talk will take place online via Zoom on September 21 at 18:15, Vienna (Austria) time.

FUNDING: Central European History Society Initiative to Support Junior Scholars at the AHA Annual Meeting

Conference participation, especially at major events such as the American Historical Association’s annual meeting, remains a major indicator of scholarly productivity and excellence and is thus tied to professional advancement. However, the cost of attending such conferences can be prohibitive for junior scholars.

ARTICLE ALERT: Social Stratification and Career Choice Anxieties in Nineteenth-Century Central Europe

Dear colleagues: I am happy to share with you my recent article:

Orel Beilinson, Social Stratification and Career Choice Anxieties in Nineteenth-Century Central Europe, Journal of Social History, 2022; shac042, https://doi.org/10.1093/jsh/shac042


LECTURE: John Connelly: "Was the Habsburg Empire and Empire?" (Kann Memorial Lecture (Zoom), Sept. 9, 2022)

The Center for Austrian Studies at the University of Minnesota Presents:

Was the Habsburg Empire and Empire?

John Connelly, University of California, Berkeley

September 9, 2022 at 12:00PM CT

Zoom Registration: z.umn.edu/Connelly

The Habsburg monarchy seems doubly confounding.


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