The Weatherhead Initiative on Global History (WIGH) at Harvard University identifies and supports outstanding scholars whose work responds to the growing interest in the encompassing study of global history. We seek to organize a community of scholars interested in the systematic scrutiny of developments that have unfolded across national, regional, and continental boundaries and who propose to analyze the interconnections—cultural, economic, ecological, political and demographic—among world societies.
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany, 29-30 January 2016
Deadline: 15 October 2015
We are delighted to announce that the following symposium will take place on Friday-Saturday, 29-30 January 2016, in cooperation with the Graduate School for East and South East European Studies at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany.
The conference organization committee welcomes submissions for all interested researchers.
Call for Papers
Empires of Water
Water Management and Politics in the Arid Regions of China, Central Eurasia and the Middle East (16th-20th centuries)
26-28 May 2016, Hong Kong
Association of Critical Heritage Studies - Third biannual Conference, Montreal, 7-10th June 2016
An initiative of the Canada Research Chair on Urban Heritage at UQAM In partnership with Concordia University
Verge: Studies in Global Asias is a new journal that includes scholarship from scholars in both Asian and Asian American Studies.
The Indiana University Summer Language Workshop (June 8 - July 31, 2015) is still accepting applications for intensive study of Chinese, Mongolian, and Russian on the Bloomington campus. (Beginning Russian courses start June 1.)
The program features 20+ contact hours weekly; twice-weekly language tables; films; food tastings; student-run graduate research groups and other culturally rich extracurricular programming.
The Social Science Research Council (SSRC) and the Korea Foundation are pleased to announce the sixth annual Korean Studies Dissertation Workshop.
When: August 6-10, 2015
Where: Santa Cruz, CA - UC Santa Cruz Conference Center
Application Deadline: May 1, 2015