During the Second World War, Nazi Germany occupied the majority of Western Europe, but the mode of occupation differed substantially from place to place. Some areas were simply annexed to the Reich, while others were governed by German military authorities. Others still were administered by German and / or local civilian authorities.
Revolutionary Papers: Counter-Institutions, -Politics and -Cultures of Anticolonial Periodicals in the Global South
Issue number 150 (October 2024)
Abstract Deadline: August 15, 2022
Co-Edited by Mahvish Ahmad, Chana Morgenstern, Koni Benson, and Alex Lichtenstein
This special issue centers Blackness in fandom studies. Fandom studies has gestured toward race generally, and Blackness in particular, from its alleged white center while always keeping race at its margin. It has largely co-opted the language of race, difference, and diversity from the margins and recentered it around white geeks and white women. Indeed, fandom studies has done lots of things—except deal with its race problem. But as Toni Morrison (1975) asserts, that is the work of racism: it keeps those at the margins busy, trying to prove that they deserve a seat at the center table.
TEMPER: A Women and Gender Studies Graduate Journal
The Department of Sociology at the University of York welcomes proposals from academics working in any discipline who wish to engage in discussion about: Conspiracy theories and ‘fake news’; Digital media and technologies; Discourse and ideology; Folk tales and mythic historiography; Identity and power; Knowledge and reality; Knowledge production and dissemination; Myth, rumour & misinformation in academia and social research; National, secular or historical myths; Political, environmental, medical, and/or social misinformation; or any other works that fall within the t
Call for Papers to the 2nd International Lisbon Congress of the IGSCP-PE The Liberalism and the Colonial Periodical Press
Lisbon, 21st - 22nd of September 2022
Many book history projects are developed in Heurist (https://heuristnetwork.org), an open-source web application that enables researchers to develop relational databases without any prior knowledge of programming. To facilitate conversation between such researchers, the Heurist Book History User Group has recently been formed (https://groups.google.com/g/heurist-book-history).
Russell T Davies has been one of the foremost voices in British television for the last three decades.
Journalists played and still play an important role when they report about wars and thereby provide information about battles and campaigns from all around the globe. Very often, journalists have thereby shaped the way in which wars were perceived or interpreted and whose efforts on the battlefield were deemed heroic or morally superior. For a volume in Brill/Schöningh’s series War (Hi)Stories this call is therefore directed towards scholars at any career level who work on journalism in war related contexts, including, but not limited to, the following aspects and questions: