The Historical Institute of the University of Wroclaw, together with the Institutes of English Studies and Romance Studies, invite scholars and PhD students to participate in the international conference Freedom, Equality… for Everyone? Women Fighting for Social Advancement 1700-1918, to be held in Wrocław, Poland, on November 20-21, 2018. The first words of the conference topic invoke the slogan of the French Revolution which aimed at democratizing society and, consequently, changing the old-world order.
Production and circulation of knowledge on Gender: Perspectives from the Global South
Workshop – 17-18 December 2018 – CEIAS (CNRS/EHESS), Paris
CONCEPT NOTE: The thematic content of ‘Socio-Political transition in the Asian-African Societies in Transition’ seminar, is organized to discuss and seek the history, contemporary challenges and possibilities among the polities and societi
This is to announce the publication of a special issue of the journal Asian Affairs: 'Ghosts from the Past? Assessing Recent Developments in Religious Freedom in South Asia' guest-edited by Neeti Nair and Michael Kugelman. The contributors include scholars working on India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Myanmar.
Preface – Bijan Omrani
Introduction – Neeti Nair
The Indian Constituent Assembly and the Making of Hindus and Muslims in Jammu and Kashmir – Mridu Rai
Academic Studies Press is pleased to announce an open call for manuscript submissions for its new book series, Modern Biographies, edited by Angela Brintlinger (Ohio State University).
In recent decades, there has been a great deal of attention given to modern sanctuary practices, ranging from the sanctuary offered to asylum seekers from Central America in the 1980s to recent efforts to declare university campuses, cities and states sanctuary spaces. Although much of the focus has been on contemporary activities in the United States, sanctuary is a global, and deeply historic phenomenon.
The Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives announces the joint Visegrad Scholarship at OSA scheme for the 2018/19 academic year.
An international conference, co-organized by Anna Corrias (UCL) and Eva Del Soldato (University of Pennsylvania), co-sponsored by UCL, UPenn and the British Academy.
Speakers will include Stephen Gersh, Anna Corrias, Guido Giglioni, George Karamanolis, Eva Del Soldato, Hanna Gentili, and Allegra Baggio Corradi
UCL, Gordon Square (25), Room 107
29 June 2018
Chair: Valery Rees (School of Economic Science)
More than Marvel: Representations of Norse Mythology in Contemporary Popular Culture
Sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Scholarship and Teaching of the Medieval in Popular Culture
54th International Congress on Medieval Studies
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan
9-12 May 2019
Proposals due by 15 September 2018
Conference at the German Historical Institute Washington DC, June 6-8, 2019
German Historical Institute Washington DC: Kerstin von der Krone, Simone Lässig
Center “History of Knowledge” at the University Zurich and the ETH Zurich: Kijan Espahangizi, Nils Güttler, Monika Wulz
Institute of the Formation of Knowledge at the University of Chicago: Shadi Bartsch-Zimmer