Narrating and Constructing the Beach (LMU Munich)
International and interdisciplinary conference at the Amerikahaus Munich, 14 - 16 June, 2018
Keynote: Michael Taussig, Professor of Anthropology, Columbia University
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Cultural Landscapes in Central and Eastern Europe after World War II and the Collapse of Communism
Wrocław, Poland, 19-21 September 2018
We cordially invite scholars to attend our 3rd annual UTEP Borderlands History Conference that will be held on February 2-4, 2018 at the University of Texas at El Paso in El Paso, Texas. The theme for this year’s conference is “Violence, Coercion, and Social Change in Borderlands History.” Registration to attend the conference is now open. Early registration will be open until December 20, 2017 and is at a reduced price. After this deadline, the registration price will go up. To register, please go to our web page
The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) Archives is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for its 2018 fellowship program. In 2018, 6 fellowships will be awarded to senior scholars, postdoctoral researchers, graduate students, and independent researchers to conduct research in the JDC Archives, either in New York or in Jerusalem.
I hope you had a relaxing Thanksgiving break.
If you have not already, I invite you to listen to New Books in History Podcast interview to Keren Weitzberg on her new book We do not have borders: Greater Somalia and the Predicaments of Belonging in Kenya (Ohio University Press, 2017).