Lectures, Seminars, and Workshops

This page will dynamically gather announcements for Lectures, Seminars, Workshops, Roundtables, Symposia, Summer Programs, and Conference Announcements that have been posted to H-SAWH.  As new networks move into the Commons, the page will expand its criteria to bring related announcements into the collection.

Title Categories Keywords Post date
LECTURE> Asian Representations and Constructions of Space (ARCS) Winter Schedule Announcement, Workshop, LECTURE SERIES workshop announcement, Humanities, Comparative history, history of cartography, Buddhist Studies, Islamic Studies 02/12/2018 - 3:05am
ANN: Conference “Confronting the colonial past! ‚Askari‘, Lettow-Vorbeck and Hamburg’s entangled (post-)colonial legacies“, University of Hamburg, 28/2/2018 – 2/3/2018 Conference Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, University of Hamburg, conference announcement, Monuments Memorials, Namibia, tanzania 02/11/2018 - 9:16am
Seeking a panelist for the AHA Annual Meeting: Empires, Peasant Mobility and State Reforms, 1750-1850 CFP, Conference, AHA 2019 Immigration & Migration History / Studies, population control, imperialism, AHA 2019, Russian Empire, Ottoman Empire, Migration and mobility, Peasants, CFP (Conference) 02/10/2018 - 8:24pm
Annual Memory Lecture and Master Class with Prof Andrew Hoskins Announcement, Lecture digital humanities, digital media, Cultural memory, war, forgetting 02/10/2018 - 8:21pm
Oral History Basics Workshop at ASEH 2018 Conference Registration Workshop ASEH 2019, oral history 02/10/2018 - 3:43pm
CFP: The Passion for Collecting: Collectors and Their Collections in 1800-1917 (ASEEES, Boston, 2018) CFP, Conference, ASEEES 2018 CFP (Conference), Art History & Visual Studies, Cultural History/Studies, material culture, ASEEES 2018 02/10/2018 - 1:57pm
Workshop: Oral History Basics Workshop at ASEH 2018, Riverside, CA, March 14, 2018 Workshop oral history training, history education, American Society for Environmental History 02/09/2018 - 6:25pm
Lecture - “Ottoman Devotional Manuscripts: Study of a Corpus from the Museum of Islamic Art, Doha” (15 February, Harvard University, Cambridge MA) Lecture Museum of Islamic Art Doha, Islamic History / Studies, Medieval Islamicate World, Islamic art and material culture, Islamic manuscripts, Ottoman manuscripts, AKPIA Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture, Harvard University, Ottoman Empire, Ottoman history, Ottoman Art 02/09/2018 - 1:51pm
CfA: USHMM-NYU Research Workshop, Holocaust Studies in China, due March 30, 2018 Workshop Holocaust / Genocide / Memory Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies 02/09/2018 - 11:52am
CALL FOR PAPERS: Value, values and religion in the contemporary world CFP, Workshop buddhism, religion, Asian History / Studies, Spirituality, Christianity, Judaism, Islamic History / Studies, value, values, sociology and anthropology, Buddhist Studies 02/09/2018 - 11:11am


All Content related to Gender, History, or the U.S. South

CFP: Internationale Tagung Productive Guilt – Theoretical Approaches, Bielefeld (28.02.2018)

Call for Papers für Nachwuchswissenschaftler*innen (Doktorand*innen und Postdocs) für die internationale Tagung Productive Guilt – Theoretical Approaches

29. – 31. Oktober 2018, Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Forschung, Bielefeld

CFP: Multi-Ethnic History of U.S. South

The Journal of American Ethnic History seeks proposals for a special issue on immigration in the U.S. South.

Since the late 1980s and early 1990s, the U.S. South has hosted some of the fastest growing Latina/o and Asian immigrant communities. While these large populations have drawn the attention of sociologists, anthropologists, and popular audiences, less attention has been given to the longer and interconnected histories of immigration to the region.



2018 PKU-HYI International Summer Training Workshop

2018年“十六国北朝佛教与民族” 北京大学—哈佛燕京学社青年学者国际研修班 暨第二届研究生暑期学校

主办机构Sponsoring Institutions:

哈佛燕京学社 The Harvard-Yenching Institute                           

北京大学哲学系(宗教学系)Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies, Peking University


Call for Papers: 1918-1938-2018: Dawn of an Authoritarian Century? Conference: 4th- 7th September 2018 Location: Schloss Eckartsau

Call for Papers
1918-1938-2018: Dawn of an Authoritarian Century?
Conference: 4th- 7th September 2018
Location: Schloss Eckartsau (Lower Austria) [Accommodation in Bratislava]
Organised by the Federal Agency for Civic Education (Bonn/Berlin) and the University of Vienna
Submission Deadline: 15th April 2018

Southern Historian (graduate journal) 2019 CFP open

The Southern Historian is seeking original scholarly work by graduate students focusing on the history and culture of the American South for its 2019 issue. The deadline for article manuscript submissions for the 2019 issue is August 15, 2018; early submissions are, however, strongly encouraged. We are also seeking book reviewers as well as submissions in a number of other categories, including historiographical essays.

TAGB: Practices of Comparing. Ordering and Changing the World, Bielefeld (05.10. – 07.10.2017)

TAGB: International Kickoff Conference of the SFB 1288  “Practices of Comparing. Ordering and Changing the World”

Conference Report

International Kickoff Conference of the SFB 1288

“Practices of Comparing. Ordering and Changing the World”

(For a longer version of the report, visit http://www.uni-bielefeld.de/sfb1288/.) 


5 - 7 October 2017, Bielefeld University

New book announcement re: The Pyrenees

I would like to inform colleagues of the publication of my new book, The Pyrenees in the Modern Era; Reinventions of a Landscape, 1775-2012, published in London by Bloomsbury.

I add below the essence of the Table of Contents, and the publisher’s description of the book as it appears on the back cover. Further details can be found at https://www.bloomsbury.com/au/search?q=Martyn+Lyons&Gid=1

Table of Contents

Episode 25 of Alabama History Podcast now available

The Alabama History Podcast began in 2012 as an occasional vehicle to showcase scholars and local history activists who won Alabama Historical Association awards.  It added interviews with incoming AHA presidents, and in late 2016 expanded to add people doing interesting things in the field of Alabama history.  Episode 25 is available now.  Dale Cox, author and local historian, talks about how the First Creek War morphed into the First Seminole War, with serious consequences for south Alabama.  He also discusses his projects, ExploreSouthernHistory.com (a very active blog) and TwoEgg.tv, a