Missouri Humanities Symposium at Drury University: Humanities & Democracy

Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
March 22, 2019
Location: 
Missouri, United States
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, History Education, Humanities, Law and Legal History, Political History / Studies

MISSOURI HUMANITIES SYMPOSIUM

HUMANITIES & THE FUTURE: DEMOCRACY
MARCH 22ND, 2019  |  DRURY UNIVERSITY, SPRINGFIELD, MO
Drury University (900 N. Benton), Panhellenic Building @ Summit Ave, Springfield, MO 65802 

CfA: 2019 postdoctoral fellowships at the Transdisciplinary Research of Violence, Trauma and Justice (VITRI)

Type: 
Fellowship
Date: 
April 30, 2019
Location: 
Czech Republic
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Contemporary History, Nationalism History / Studies, Political Science, Psychology

The Center for the Transdisciplinary Research of Violence, Trauma and Justice invites now applications for 2019 VITRI Fellow Program

"The End of Western Hegemonies ?" International Multidisciplinary Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 5, 2019
Location: 
Finland
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, East Asian History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations

Call for abstracts : The West Network

"The End of Western Hegemonies ?"

Call for Applications for CRG Annual Research and Orientation Workshop on Refugee and Migration Studies, November 2019

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 31, 2019
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Contemporary History, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Political Science, Sociology

Applications are invited for a Research and Orientation Workshop on Refugee and Migration Studies to be held in Kolkata from 25 November to 29 November 2019. The workshop will be organised by the Calcutta Research Group in collaboration with the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung. It will address issues of protection for refugees and migrants, gender, race, religion and other faultlines in the protection regime, neo-liberalism and migrant labour, statelessness, borderlands and the Indian and South Asian experiences in a global context. 

(CFP) State-Building, Social Movements and Political Economy

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 31, 2019
Location: 
Portugal
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Economic History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Social History / Studies

State-Building, Social Movements and Political Economy

International Conference

5-6 December, Lisbon

 

[Portuguese, French, and Spanish versions below]

 

Submission to Edited Volume - Coping with Political Risk. Case Studies from 1945 to the present

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 30, 2019
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Contemporary History, Economic History / Studies, Management and Leadership Studies, World History / Studies

Since the end of the Second World War, expanding operations or sales into new countries has been a mainstay strategy dilemma for businesses.

[Temple ICAS Event] The Courage of Our Convictions: Young Female Activists in Japan Defying the Social Norm

Type: 
Lecture
Date: 
April 1, 2019
Location: 
Japan
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Japanese History / Studies, Human Rights, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Date: Monday, April 1, 2019
Time: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.)
Venue: Temple University, Japan Campus, Azabu Hall, 1F Parliament
Admission: Free. Open to the public.
Language: English

Registration: icas@tuj.temple.edu * Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Moderator: Hikari Hida, Co-founder of Uprizine

Panelists:

Places of Progress? Re-Evaluating the Sites of High Tech Controversies

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
September 16, 2019 to September 18, 2019
Location: 
Germany
Subject Fields: 
Historic Preservation, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Public History, Contemporary History

Advanced technologies or ‘revolutionary’ technological systems are often deemed controversial, risky or ambivalent. Diverging interpretations clash when their places of development or use are turned into heritage sites through practices of remembrance or museumization.

The Cold War Then and Now: Theories and Legacies

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 25, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, British History / Studies, Contemporary History, Film and Film History, Intellectual History

In his seminal study No Accident, Comrade (2011),Steven Belletto draws a distinction between fictions which are about the Cold War and fictions that are of the Cold War. What is meant by the former is clear enough: these are fictions which are written or set during the Cold War period and which engage thematically with it. The latter, however, is a more fluid category whose implications can be theorized further.

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