Call for Papers and Sessions
Not just Chernobyl. Ecological Dimensions of the History of Communism
Call for Papers
Deadline for the submission of abstracts:
15 February 2016
Place and time of conference
Poznań, Poland, 21-22 April 2016
Keywords: environmental history, ecology, communist regimes, environmental disasters, green movements, famine
Fields: history, sociology, environmental studies, anthropology, cultural studies
7th International Conference of the European Society for the History of Science (Prague: 22-24 September 2016)
"Science and power, Science as power"
"Power and Display: Museums, Science and Politics in Southern Europe (1918-1939)"
Session organized by Elena Canadelli & Jaume Sastre-Juan
The History Department at Mississippi State University invites undergraduate scholars to submit papers for the eighth annual Symposium for History Undergraduate Research (SHUR), which will be held on our Starkville campus on April 29-30, 2016. The theme of the symposium is “Everything Old Is New Again: Creative Approaches to Familiar Subjects in History”
2016 Conference of the Society for Historians of American Foreign Relations
First Young Researchers Workshop on “Smart Cities for Sustainable Development” on 22 January 2016
Increasing population and density have been generating many issues in cities across countries. The proper managerial planning is required to ensure well directed growth. Not only perfect infrastructure is warranted, but a good planning for the growth is important. Billions of people have been migrating towards cities in many countries which leads to the growth of urban population. World bank predicts voluminous rise in 2050 with is expected to be 75%.
PETROCULTURES 2016: The Offshore
Memorial University (St. John’s, NL), 31 August to 03 September 2016
The third Petrocultures conference will provide a forum for discussion of the social, cultural and political dimensions of oil and energy with a particular focus on the offshore.
Topics this conference will explore include, but are by no means limited to:
The Energy & Society Conferences have been aiming at inspiring and providing networking opportunities for researchers interested in energy and society issues. After Lisbon (Portugal) and Krakow (Poland), the third conference of the Energy & Society Network will take place in Leipzig (Germany), from 12th-14th September 2016.