Thesis Award of the Comité International de Dachau

Type: 
Grant
Date: 
June 30, 2017
Location: 
Belgium
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, European History / Studies, German History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Nationalism History / Studies

The Comité International de Dachau (CID), the international association of the survivors of the concentration camp Dachau, which represents former prisoners from 37 countries, has established a Thesis Award. The Comité is funding the award in memory of the victims of the national-socialist concentration and extermination camps, in particular the concentration camp Dachau. The prize of 6000 Euro will be awarded in 2017 for the first time.

 

What kind of thesis can be submitted?

Online around the World: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Internet, Social Media, and Mobile Apps is seeking contributors.

Type: 
Call for Publications
Subject Fields: 
Digital Humanities, Journalism and Media Studies, Area Studies, Contemporary History, Communication

Online around the World: A Geographic Encyclopedia of the Internet, Social Media, and Mobile Apps is seeking contributors.

Call for Posters: Perpetration, Complicity, and Collaboration in Nazi-dominated Europe Workshop 21 October 2016, University College London

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 15, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, Cultural History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Humanities

Call for Posters

Perpetration, Complicity, and Collaboration in Nazi-dominated Europe

Workshop 21 October 2016

French Algeria in Comparative Perspective : A Specific Form of Settler Colonialism ?

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
June 9, 2016 to June 10, 2016
Location: 
France
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, European History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies

Presentation

Settler colonialism is drawing increasing attention from scholars in diverse geographic and chronological contexts.

Between Realpolitik and Utopia: A Century with the Balfour-Declaration

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2017
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, Jewish History / Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Political History / Studies

We call for potential contributors to the conference "Between Realpolitik and Utopia: A Century with the Balfour-Declaration", to take place at Basel University, 1-3 November 2017.
Coordinators and conveners of the conference are Alfred Bodenheimer and Erik Petry (Center for Jewish Studies) and Maurus Reinkowski (Seminar of Middle Eastern Studies), University of Basel, in cooperation with Hans-Lukas Kieser from The Centre for the History of Violence, University of Newcastle, Australia.

CFP: Routledge History of the Working Class

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
May 6, 2016 to July 31, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Archival Science, Contemporary History, Digital Humanities, Social History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies

Class is once again resurfacing as a scholarly concern. Critical new studies, such as Mike Savage’s recent Social Class in the 21st Century and Alison Light’s Common People, and newly available and accessible source material, particularly digitised census returns and newspapers and the opening up of institutional and governmental records, has seen a flourishing in discussion of the working class.

Echoes of the Past: the refugee crisis and European collective memory

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2016
Subject Fields: 
Contemporary History, European History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Nationalism History / Studies

Echoes of the Past: The Refugee Crisis and European Collective Memory

A SPECIAL ISSUE OF Patterns of Prejudice EDITED BY DAN STONE

Savings in a world without interest, Financial History Workshop

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
May 27, 2016
Location: 
Belgium
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Contemporary History

Seven speakers confirmed for workshop on low interest rates

Seven speakers will share their views and experiences on the savings behaviour throughout history, as well as the period of ultra-low interest rates Europe is currently facing, during the workshop "Savings in a World without Interest". The event will take place on 27 May in Brussels, from 10:00 to 13:00, followed by a networking lunch. Chris De Noose, WSBI-ESBG Managing Director, will a give a welcome speech.

CFP: ASMI Annual Conference 2016: The Force of History: Critical Perspectives on the Historiography of Modern Italy

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
June 30, 2016
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Contemporary History, European History / Studies, Italian History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies
Dear all,

I am very pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the 2016 ASMI Annual Conference on "The Force of History: Critical Perspectives on the Historiography of Modern Italy", held jointly this year with the Institute of Historical Research's Modern Italian History Seminar.
 
The event will be held at the IHR University of London and the Italian Cultural Institute in London on 25-26 November 2016. Please advertise widely.

New Open Access Book: Discord and Concensus in the Low Countries, 1700-2000

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Contemporary History, Diplomacy and International Relations, European History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies

****Apologies for any cross-posting****

UCL Press is delighted to announce the publication of an open access book that may be of interest to members of this list: Discord and Concensus in the Low Countries. 

Download free: http://bit.ly/discordandconsensus 

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