The bicentenary of the Declaration of Chilean independence, promulgated by Bernardo O´Higgins in 1818, provides a welcome opportunity to explore Irish links with Latin America and themes related to colonialism, independence, nationhood, and democracy in Chile and in the region as a whole. In a conference entitled “Globalizing Irish Studies: The Idea of a Nation and Narratives of Independence,” we plan to gather together scholars and cultural critics to explore
Within the framework of the European Research Council (ERC) project "The Dark Side of the Belle Époque. Political Violence and Armed Associations in Europe before the First World War" (http://www.dissgea.unipd.it/erc-prewaras, PI prof. Matteo Millan), the Università degli Studi di Padova - Department of Historical ans Geographic Sciences and the Ancient World - and the École Française de Rome (EFR) will be holding an international workshop in ROme (EFR) on 23 January 2019.
May 19-22, 2019
Conference at GHI West and The MAGNES Collection of Jewish Art and Life at the University of California, Berkeley
Conveners: Wolf Gruner (USC Shoah Foundation Center for Advanced Genocide Research, Los Angeles), Simone Lässig (German Historical Institute Washington/GHI West, UC Berkeley), Francesco Spagnolo (The Magnes, UC Berkeley), Swen Steinberg (University of Dresden)
Beyond Relief and Rehabilitation: UNRRA in Historical Perspective, 1943-1947
The United Nations Relief and R
The 15th International Congress of Diplomatics organized by the Commission internationale de diplomatique, which is being held between the 4th and 6th of October at Leipzig, studies the diplomatic characteristics of medieval and early modern charters and the related documentation being used in "international" and interreligious diplomacy. Each presentation focusses on a specific case study following an established set of questions, thus permitting a comparison of the highly heterogeneous examples.
We are pleased to announce the creation of the New Jersey Working Group on Holocaust Research, funded by the American Academy for Jewish Research, the Col
40th Annual Conference of the Nineteenth Century Studies Association
March 7-9, 2019 Kansas City, Missouri
Thursday, June 14
9am – 9.30
The European History Section of the Southern Historical Association is pleased to announce the biennial competition for Parker-Schmitt Dissertation Award. Named for Harold Parker, long-time professor of French history at Duke University, and Hans Schmitt, who taught German history at several institutions before completing his career at the University of Virginia, the Award is given in even–numbered years to the best Ph. D.