Forced and Precarious Labor in the Global Economy: Slavery by Another Name?
A collaboration between the University of the Witwatersrand and Beyond Trafficking and Slavery/openDemocracy.
Date: June 25th –July 6th, 2018
Venue: HUB Spalach, 6 Divocha str, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Deadline for Application: April 1st, 2017
The Global Labor Migration Network seeks proposals for its international conference, to take place June 20-22, 2019, at the International Institute for Social History in Amsterdam.
The Boston-Area Early American History Seminar & Boston Environmental History Seminar at the Massachusetts Historical Society
Tuesday, March 6, 2018, 5:15 PM
Christopher Pastore, State University of New York at Albany; Nancy Shoemaker, University of Connecticut at Storrs; Conevery Valencius, Boston College
Panel Discussion: Common Spaces: Environmental History and the Study of Early America
Moderator: Matthew McKenzie, University of Connecticut at Avery Point
Call for Papers: Migration/Immigration Network of the Social Science History Association
The Cambridge University Press journal Modern American History (MAH) is pleased to announce that some of its inaugural issue is now available online, and the print edition will be available next month. A full table of contents appears below.
** If you would know any teachers who may be interested, please pass this along to them! Application deadline March 1.
Join Us: NEH Summer Institute for School Teachers
“The Company Town at Seabrook Farms, NJ”: Internment, Migration, & Resettlement in the World War II Era
July 16 to July 27, 2018
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
The GHI awards short-term fellowships to European and North American doctoral students as well as postdoctoral scholars to pursue research projects that draw upon primary sources located in the United States. We are particularly interested in research projects that fit into the following fields: German and European history, The history of German-American relations, The role of Germany and the USA in international relations, American history (European doctoral and postdoctoral scholars only)
We are organizing are a panel on migration from, to and in Turkey at the 19th Nordic Migration Research Conference that may be of interest. Please find the call for papers and other conference information below. Deadline for abstracts is 25 February.
This special issue of Sibirica approaches the interrelated themes of mobility and infrastructure in the Russian Arctic, looking at the complex interplay between people’s perception of well-being and behavior, and their understanding and discourse around infrastructure.
Volume 16, Issue 3: Mobility and Infrastructure
Mobility and Infrastructure in the Russian Arctic: Das Sein bestimmt das Bewusstsein? Nikolai Vakhtin