Europe between Migrations, Decolonization, and Integration (1945-1992) Seminar III: NATIONAL POLICIES AND EUROPEAN CONTEXT

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 3, 2018
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Demographic History / Studies, European History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies

 Europe between Migrations, Decolonization, and Integration (1945-1992)

Seminar III: NATIONAL POLICIES AND EUROPEAN CONTEXT

University of Cagliari, 24-25 May 2018

 

Call for paper proposals on decolonizing curricula for African Studies Association conference 2018

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 10, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Intellectual History, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Teaching and Learning, Contemporary History

Call for paper proposals on decolonizing curricula for African Studies Association conference 2018

CFP for April 2018 Issue, “Gun Violence in the United States”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 16, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Political History / Studies

The Activist History Review invites proposals for our April issue, “Gun Violence in the United States.”

On December 14, 2012, Adam Lanza entered Sandy Hook Elementary School and began shooting. When the shooting stopped, Lanza had killed 20 small children and six staff members. What should have been a turning point in our public policy concerning guns and public safety became, instead, a testament to the power of the gun lobby.

CFP: Special Issue: 60th Anniversary of Ghana and Nigeria Independence

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 30, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Social Sciences, Contemporary History

CALL FOR PAPERS

Journal of West African History, Volume 5, Issue 2 (October 2019): Special Issue: 60th Anniversary of Ghana and Nigeria Independence
 

Founding Editor-in-chief: Nwando Achebe

Associate Editors (Manuscripts): Assan Sarr and Ibra Sene

Associate Editor (Book Reviews): Harry Odamtten

 

CFP: Academic Freedom in Historical Perspective - Twenty-Five Years of the European Review of History / Revue européenne d’histoire: An Anniversary Conference

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 15, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Early Modern History and Period Studies, Medieval and Byzantine History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Ancient History

Academic freedom is a central idea in modern scholarship. Even if a precise definition of it is difficult to state, it can be understood as the freedom for members of academia to teach and research without being restrained by political or social surveillance. The concept is not legally defined, it proceeds from customs, conventions or even traditions. Legally, discussions on academic freedom fall into the category of freedom of speech, even if this concept only partly corresponds.

(CFP) A History of the Commemoration of the “Portuguese Discoveries”

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 15, 2018
Location: 
Portugal
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Spanish and Portuguese History / Studies

A seminar and an issue of the journal Práticas da História: Journal on Theory, Historiography and Uses of the Past dedicated to the History of the Commemoration of the “Portuguese Discoveries”. Call closes on 15 April 2018.

 

CALL FOR PAPERS

 

EUROPE BETWEEN MIGRATIONS, DECOLONIZATION AND INTEGRATION (1945-1992) - SISSCO SEMINAR III: NATIONAL POLICIES AND THE EUROPEAN CONTEXT

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 24, 2018 to May 25, 2018
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, European History / Studies, Contemporary History

The research seminars on “Europe between migration, decolonization and integration (1945-1992)” look at the disappearing of colonial powers and at the European unification process not only as simultaneous proceedings, but also as two historical events that defined the course and the policies of postwar Europe.

Modern American History: First Issue Announcement and CFP

Type: 
Journal
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Contemporary History

Modern American History: First Issue Announcement and CFP

 

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.

'How Can “Experts” Help Government Think?' - An Inaugural Lecture

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
May 9, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Contemporary History, Economic History / Studies, Environmental History / Studies, Political History / Studies

Main Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes Building, Oxford Brookes University, Gipsy Lane Campus, London Road, Oxford

URGENT: ROOM CHANGE - History Acts 09 - Disability (Tues 20 Feb)

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
February 20, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Health and Health Care, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Public History, Social Work

Please note that HISTORY ACTS 09 – DISABILITY will now take place in Room 407 at 30 Russell Square.

We apologise for the short notice, the circumstances were beyond our control.

As before, the room is accessible. Information on accessibility and parking can be found here.

For full information about the event, see below.

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