The last few decades have witnessed a renewed interest in South-East relations of various kinds. Scholars
have sought to trace the trans-continental nature of encounters between African and Eastern European
states in an era of intense system competition and high hopes for development. Thinking about these
trans- and intercontinental entanglements within a global history framework, this edited volume seeks to
contribute to the discussions about the nature of global socialism by highlighting connections between
Call for Applications: The Summer Research Laboratory at Illinois
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Date: March 29, 2019
Venue: Faculty of Arts, Charles University, Prague
A workshop on “Nationalism, Netizens, and Social Media in a Global Comparative Context” will be held on Friday 7 December 2018 at the University of Amsterdam in the VOC-hall, Bushuis (Kloveniersburgwal 48). The workshop will bring together an international group of experts on nationalism and digital culture in Western and Eastern Europe, Russia, China, India, the Middle East, and Latin America. The full program is available here: https://uvaconference2018.wixsite.com/digitalnationalism
Call for Proposals: “November Hopes: Jews and Polish Independence in 1918” a special edition of East European Jewish Affairs
Guest editor: Michał Trębacz(POLIN: Museum of the History of Polish Jews)
Editors in Chief: David Shneer (University of Colorado Boulder) and Anna Shternshis (University of Toronto)
The Call for Papers for the annual conference of the Western Slavic and Eurasian Association (WSEA) has been extended and will now close on 8 December 2018.
The conference will be held from 24-27 April 2019, in San Diego, California, at the Manchester Grand Hyatt.
The Textile Museum Journal, a double-blind peer-reviewed annual journal published by the George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum, is seeking article proposals for the 2020 volume to be devoted t