Based in Vilnius, Minsk and the transborder region of Lithuania and Belarus, this Summer School is devoted to the heritage of missing ethnic groups in the aftermath of genocide and traumatic population shifts, or heritage of atrocity.
1956: Brecht, Death, and Socialism
The California American Studies Association, the Cultural and Public History Association at California State University at Fullerton, and the CSUF Departments of Sociology, Women and Gender Studies, English, and Ethnic Studies together invite proposals for our 2016 conference focusing on recent changes to higher education.
CfP: International solidarity movements in the Low Countries during the long twentieth century. New perspectives and themes.
Based in the Institute of Historical Research in London (School of Advanced Study [SAS], University of London), the Centre for Metropolitan History is a leading European hub for the study of urban history. The Centre is also a key part of Cities@SAS, a new initiative involving urban studies scholars from across the School. This conference aims to bring together the wide variety of postgraduate students, at the School but also beyond, who work on cities.
For our next theme, KAPSULA asks writers to consider what it means to be animal, and how the question of the animal resonates in visual art, new media and installation, film, literature, or other creative genres. Writers may choose to address the following topics:
Call for Papers
The Smaller European Powers and China in the Cold War, 1949-1989
18-19 November 2016, University of Lausanne
Organizers: Sandra Bott, Claude Hauser, Janick Marina Schaufelbuehl, Marco Wyss
Institute of Political, Historical and International Studies | History Department, University of Lausanne
Department of History and Politics, University of Chichester | Department of Contemporary History, University of Fribourg
CALL FOR PAPERS
2ND WORKSHOP ON THE EVOLUTION OF THE RETAIL TRADE IN THE 20TH CENTURY
Social, economic and political perspectives.
22-23 September 2016, Uppsala, Sweden
Fredrik Sandgren, Uppsala University – Tristan Jacques, Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne
Deadline for abstracts (250-300 words): 28 February 2016
The relationship of science and technology – often seen as the relation of basic and applied research – is a constant theme in science and technology studies. Especially the commercialization of scientific research has steadily gained attention in the last years. Our workshop will focus on scientific institutions such as universities, independent research institutes and other national and international scientific organizations, and the roles they play in the commercialization of science.