Thinking the Twentieth-Century. Perspectives from the twenty-first century

Luis Trindade Announcement
Subject Fields
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Film and Film History, World History / Studies

Thinking the 20th Century (its representation, memory and concepts) from the twenty first century, the congress aims to intervene in current debates on the history, memory and heritage of the twentieth-century, contributing to diversify and complexify its narratives and representations. It therefore invites contributions from multiple fields of research on the twentieth century, including history and memory, art history, cultural studies, literature, philosophy, media studies, pedagogy, digital humanities, economy, social sciences, climate and the environment, sciences and technology, urban studies and mobilities.

Deadline for the call for proposals: November 18th.

Date 1st, 2nd and 3rd of February 2023

Venue University of Coimbra

Organization Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies – CEIS20

Scientific Committee: António Pedro Pita, Dina Sebastião, Joana Ricarte, João Paulo Avelãs Nunes, Luis Trindade, Nuno Coelho 

Submission Criteria Proposals should be sent in the form of an abstract, between 300 and 500 words, in Portuguese, English, French or Spanish to

Deadline for proposals 18th of November 2022

Contact Information

Luis Trindade, Assistant Professor of Modern History, University of Coimbra

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