"Moving the Social" Vol. 59 (2018): Sex Workers’ Fights — Prostitutes’ Rights Movements in European and American Countries - published

Type: 
Journal
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, European History / Studies, Social History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Dear Colleagues,

The Institute for Social Movements of Ruhr-Universität Bochum is pleased to announce that the latest issue of Moving the Social - Journal of Social History and the History of Social Movements has been published.

It is a thematic issue on "Sex Workers’ Fights — Prostitutes’ Rights Movements in European and American Countries", guest edited by Mareen Heying, comprising the following contributions:

 

Editor's Introduction:

  • Prostitutes’ Movements — the Fight for Workers’ Rights (Mareen Heying)

Interview:

Canadian Nautical Research Society 2018 Conference Program and Information

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
June 21, 2018 to June 23, 2018
Location: 
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Canadian History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Maritime History / Studies, World History / Studies, Military History

Lower Lakes, Upper Lakes: Connecting Maritime Heritage
Canadian Nautical Research Society Annual Conference Programme
Toronto, 21 June-23 June 2018

Thursday 21 June 2018
0800 Registration

0830-1000 Session I
Marti Klein (California State University Fullerton) “Remembering Benjamin Godfrey Stimson – Pioneer of the Great Lakes Maritime Industry”

People, Politics, and Purpose: A Symposium in Honour of Professor John English

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
May 17, 2018
Location: 
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Canadian History / Studies, Contemporary History, Diplomacy and International Relations

 

People, Politics, and Purpose: Biography and the Structure(s) of Canada since 1939

 

22nd Annual ESMOAS Academic Conference on International Relations and Latin America

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2018
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Diplomacy and International Relations, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Political Science, Social Sciences

In conjunction with the 22nd Annual Eugene Scassa Mock Organization of American States Conference and Competition, the ESMOAS Faculty Steering Committee is now accepting papers for our 3rd annual academic conference, to be held at Texas State University on November 1-

Summer School in Montreal: Edible Environments, July 5-13 (new deadline to apply: May 1)

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
May 1, 2018
Location: 
Quebec, Canada
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Indigenous Studies, Urban History / Studies

EDIBLE ENVIRONMENTS: IN AND BEYOND MONTREAL/ New DEADLINE to apply: May 1.
July 5-13, 2018 Professor Anya Zilberstein will offer graduate (and advanced undergraduate) students a one week summer school in Montreal, focusing on the city's food and environmental history. Fellowships covering tuition are available for non-Canadian students; all students will be provided with free housing in a newly renovated downtown dormitory (formerly the Grey Nun's Monastery).

Atlantic Canada Studies Conference 2018

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
May 4, 2018 to May 5, 2018
Location: 
Nova Scotia, Canada
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Atlantic History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, Literature, Sociology

The Atlantic Canada Studies Conference is a bi-annual, multi-disciplinary conference that features original research on topics related to Atlantic Canada. For the conference schedule, registration, and accommodation information, go to the conference webpage.

Memory of Genocide in Interdisciplinary Perspectives (special issue of Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Studia Territorialia)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 15, 2018
Location: 
Czech Republic
Subject Fields: 
Canadian History / Studies, European History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Jewish History / Studies

The journal Acta Universitatis Carolinae – Studia Territorialia invites authors to submit articles for its 2018 special issue entitled “Memory of Genocide in Interdisciplinary Perspectives.”

Manpower and the Armies of the British Empire in the Two World Wars

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 22, 2018
Location: 
Ontario, Canada
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, Contemporary History, Military History, Australian and New Zealand History / Studies

Royal Military College of Canada
Kingston, Ontario
8-9 November 2018

Fully funded PhD opportunity in the anthropology of energy and natural resources

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
April 1, 2018
Location: 
Alberta, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Canadian History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Indigenous Studies

The Department of Anthropology and Archaeology at the University of Calgary is inviting applications for one fully-funded PhD scholarship in the area of the anthropology of energy and resource industries. Students may pursue any PhD project they wish, but preference will be given to projects with STS (science and technology studies) approaches. Regional area of specialization is open.

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