Applications are now open for the 2020 National Library of Australia Fellowships, which support in-depth collection research across a broad range of disciplines. These prestigious funded Fellowships are available to scholars from Australia and overseas undertaking advanced research projects. They will enjoy 12 weeks of intensive research using the National Library of Australia’s extraordinary 10 million item collection.
Conference on Armed Forces and Society
Research Committee on Armed Forces and Society (RC24) of the International Political Science Association
Santiago, Chile, 24-28 June 2019
Our tentative schedule will include the following:
1. A one-day visit to a military installation outside Santiago
2. A half-day visit to another military installation in Santiago
3. Opening and closing conference keynote addresses
Academica Press, a leading independent non-fiction publisher, is proud to call for manuscripts from dynamic scholars at all levels seeking to publish cutting edge work that challenges traditional disciplinary boundaries and provocatively revisits conventional topics. New publications will ideally be devoted to eclectic and under-explored issues and make imaginative uses of theory and method.
The Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC) fellowships, grants, and scholarships program is pleased to announce its awards for 2019–2020. The application instructions for each award can be found on the “Awards and Grants” section of the NHHC website https://www.history.navy.mil/get-involved/grants-and-fellowships.html.
There was no bread. There was no iron. There was hunger, death, lies, horror and terror—it was the year nineteen.
Boris Pilnyak, The Naked Year 
A hundred years ago, the former Russian empire entered the “Naked Year,” a paroxysm of the civil war that erupted after the 1917 revolutions. For a long time, this war was considered to be a ﬁght for power between the “Reds” and the “Whites.”
CALL FOR PAPERS
Abstracts due by 25 March
The Vietnam War in the Pacific World
15-16 August 2019, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Keynote Presentations by Barbara Keys (University of Melbourne) and Fredrik Logevall (Harvard University)
We are looking for contributions to an edited volume focusing on the involvement of transnational actors in wartime captivity during the 19th and 20th centuries. Instead of focusing on just military POWs we purposely use the much broader term of “captives” as it also includes civilians who fell into the hands of one of the belligerent parties and is better suited to acknowledge the numerous definitions over time and in different places.
Culture and Dialogue is an international peer reviewed print and electronic journal of cross-cultural philosophy and humanities. The Journal provides a forum for researchers from philosophy as well as other disciplines who study cultural formations dialogically, through comparative analysis, or within the tradition of hermeneutics. For each issue, Culture and Dialogue seeks to bring manuscripts together with a common denominator.
The next 2019 issue (Volume 7, Number 2) will focus on the theme of Culture, War and Sovereignty:
Job Title: Director of Communications
Reports To: Executive Director
Background: There is a critical need to cultivate relationships with our 390th Family and Friends to meet the vision of the Founders of the 390th Memorial Museum, veterans of a Bomb Group that played a major role as part of the Eighth Air Force in the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II. Future governance of the 390th Memorial Museum will come from this core group.