Canadian Catholic Historical Association Call For Papers

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 15, 2019
Location: 
British Columbia, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Canadian History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, Religious Studies and Theology, Social History / Studies

The 86th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Catholic Historical Association (CCHA) will be held at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, BC) on Wednesday, June 5 to Thursday, June 6, 2019 in conjunction with the Annual Congress of the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences.

Call for papers, European economies beyond indicators: Structures, systems, and institutions in Western Europe since 1945

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 30, 2019 to May 31, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Business History / Studies, Contemporary History, Economic History / Studies, European History / Studies, Labor History / Studies

European economies beyond indicators:

CfP: Labour in History & Economics

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 14, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Labor History / Studies, Economic History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Social History / Studies

The transformation of work and concepts of labour, the movement of workers within and between countries, and changes in how people obtain work are significant trends in many contemporary economies. While they may appear to be new developments, these processes have historical roots and precedents. With the increasing use of historical data in economics and the return of labour to the forefront of economic history, the time is ripe for discussion and collaboration between labour historians, economic historians, and labour economists.

CfP: CRITICAL PERSPECTIVES ON “MODERN SLAVERY”: LAW, POLICY AND SOCIETY

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 1, 2018 to January 31, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Labor History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Sexuality Studies, Slavery, Women's & Gender History / Studies

 

Wilberforce Institute, University of Hull - Wednesday 30th October 2019

HISTORY ACTS - DECRIMINALISING SEX WORK

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
November 27, 2018
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Labor History / Studies, Public History, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Sexuality Studies, Human Rights

HISTORY ACTS 13 - DECRIMINALISING SEX WORK
TUESDAY 27th NOVEMBER, 6PM-8PM
BIRKBECK ARCHAEOLOGY LAB, 26 RUSSELL SQUARE, LONDON

An opportunity for historians with an interest in sex work activism and sex workers' rights to engage with activists.

2019 NEH Summer Seminar for School Teachers on Abolitionism and the Underground Railroad

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
July 7, 2019 to July 26, 2019
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Slavery, Labor History / Studies

This three week NEH summer seminar will focus on the history of the Underground Railroad in North America from origins of slavery to the Reconstruction Era.Class time each morning will be spent on intensive study of key primary and secondary texts on the seminar topics. There will be daily pedagogical sessions on classroom application of the areas of study.  Field trips will travel to Auburn, New York, Seneca Fall, Rochester, New York then to Albany, New York, Northampton, Massachusetts, Middelbury, Vermont, North Elba, New York.

International Conference on War and Social Movements

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 10, 2019
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Sexuality Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies, Human Rights, Labor History / Studies, Ethnic History / Studies

Organized movements for social change have often preceded or immediately followed periods of warfare. The temporal proximity of social movements and warfare raises several interesting questions.    Among others, in what ways have movements for social change been linked to periods of violent conflict?

Call for Applications: Summer Seminars with Étienne Balibar, Nancy Fraser, and Achille Mbembe

Type: 
Summer Program
Date: 
June 9, 2019 to June 15, 2019
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, African History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, Political Science

The Institute for Critical Social Inquiry (ICSI) at the New School for Social Research is pleased to announce that we are now accepting fellowship applications for our 2019 Summer Seminars (June 9 - 15, 2019). Advanced graduate students and faculty are eligible to apply. Applications are due December 15, 2018.

Hagley Conference: "Seeing Like a Capitalist"

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
November 8, 2018 to November 9, 2018
Location: 
Delaware, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Business History / Studies, Labor History / Studies, Intellectual History, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology

2018 FALL HAGLEY CONFERENCE

SEEING LIKE A CAPITALIST: HISTORIES OF COMMERCIAL SURVEILLANCE IN AMERICA

Thursday, November 8, 2018 to Friday, November 9, 2018

Hagley Library, 298 Buck Road, Wilmington, DE

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