Cfp “Populism and Visual Politics” - CSAA Conference - The University of Queensland Brisbane - December 4-6, 2019

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
April 1, 2019 to December 1, 2019
Location: 
Australia
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Film and Film History, Social History / Studies

This stream explores the ways in which film, photography, advertising, and screen culture have been mobilized to advance a populist politics. What kind of iconic images have contributed to the rise of populist movements of both sides of the political spectrum? If the idea of the working class is at the centre of populism, how is the worker represented today in racial and gender terms?

The Bystander in Jewish History

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 1, 2019 to April 22, 2019
Location: 
California, United States
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Jewish History / Studies, Literature

A panel proposed by Professors Kitty Millet and Dennis Klein for the upcoming Association for Jewish Studies annual conference (Dec 15-17, San Diego), the Holocaust Studies division, this panel explores the underexamined role of the bystanders who observe, witness, or ignore acts of injustice, including genocide, occuring around them.  Understood as "the third," the panel hopes to get at questions over who are bystanders? 

International Summer School 'Real and Phantom Borders – Crossing the Boundaries of History, Memory and International Law'

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
May 6, 2019
Location: 
Poland
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Diplomacy and International Relations, Political History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Law and Legal History

Participants:

20 PhD students, young researchers or people engaged in public affairs from Poland, Russia, Germany, Ukraine and Central and Eastern Europe. Very good passive and active knowledge of English (official language of the School) is required. 

Lecturers:

Eminent historians, international lawyers and political scientists among others: prof. Dino Kristiotis, prof.  Władysław Czapliński, prof. Georgiy Kasyanov.

Virtuous suffering: New perspectives on the Ethics of Suffering for Critical Global Health and Justice

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
September 16, 2019 to September 17, 2019
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Human Rights

Two-day workshop at Leiden University: 16-17 September 2019

 

Call for articles for Women's History

Type: 
Journal
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
British History / Studies, Contemporary History, Sexuality Studies, Social History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Women’s History, the journal of the Women’s History Network, is seeking submissions of up to 8,000 words. The journal encourages rigorous and fresh examination of any aspect of women’s history from any period. All articles will be subject to peer review and editorial standards.

 

Michigan Historical Review Graduate Student Essay Contest Prize

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 21, 2019 to July 1, 2019
Location: 
Michigan, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Contemporary History, Local History

The Michigan Historical Review announces a call for graduate papers exploring themes from Michigan’s past for its 2019 Graduate Student Essay Prize. The winner will receive $2,000 and publication in our journal. Entry deadline is 1 July 2019. Papers must use original, primary source material and will be judged on style, research, originality, and proper documentation.

1st International Pan-African Conference on the CHALLENGES OF GROWTH AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN AFRICA

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 24, 2019
Location: 
Nigeria
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Environmental History / Studies, Health and Health Care

CHRISLAND UNIVERSITY, ABEOKUTA, NIGERIA

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 

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