Almost two years after the presentation of the EU Global Strategy and more than a year after Jean Claude Juncker’s white book on the future of Europe, the European Union still struggles with major challenges and threats that seem to undermine the stability of the security environment within its borders and in its neighbourhood.
Power, Silence and the Production of History in Africa
24 May 2018
Leiden University, Institute for History
The production of history is a process of power. This is particularly relevant in Africa, where
during both the colonial and the post-colonial era history has been written by hegemonic
regimes. This historiography has in turn (re-)produced structures of domination, social
exclusion and division. Moreover, it has obscured the diversity of histories, narratives, spatial
The Honors College at the University of Houston, in collaboration with UH Energy and the American Councils/U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship Alumni Development Fund, invites paper abstracts for a one-day interdisciplinary conference, Energy and Power in Russia and Eurasia. From the oil boom in Baku more than a century ago, to the pipelines crisscrossing Russia and Eurasia today, energy and global politics have long gone hand in hand.
Transatlantic Studies Association
17th Annual Conference
University of North Georgia, Dahlonega, Georgia, USA
9-11 July 2018
Call for Papers
Journal of American-East Asian Relations Frank Gibney Award deadline has been extended to February 1, 2018
The editors give the award to an essay in the field of American–East Asian Relations written by a graduate student based on coursework and submitted by his or her supervisor.
The winner receives US$1,000 and the article will be published in the Journal in 2018.
The supervisor or advisor should send the submission and a brief cover letter to Charles W. Hayford (Immediate Past Editor): Chayford@AOL.COM
Bridging Divides: Third Conference of the New Diplomatic History Network
24-26 October 2018
Roosevelt Institute for American Studies
Middelburg, The Netherlands
Naoko Shimazu (Yale-NUS College Singapore)
John Watkins (University of Minnesota)
Diaspora and Diplomacy Conference
24-26 May 2018, Dublin, Ireland
Call for Submissions