The European History Section of the Southern Historical Association invites proposals for individual papers and complete panels for presentation at its annual meeting in Birmingham, AL, November 8-11, 2018.
Papers on any aspect in any period of European history, or European history in comparative or global context are welcome. The program committee especially encourages full panel proposals involving comparative history, such as Europe and the Americas, Europe and Africa, or Europa and Asia.
The American Friends of the Documentation Center of Austrian Resistance/Vienna, supported by Center Austria: The Marshall Plan Center for European Studies at the University of New Orleans, are pleased to extend the deadline for the Fifth annual Radomir Luža Prize for an outstanding work in the field of Austrian and/or Czechoslovak World War II studies, particularly in the fields of diplomatic history, resistance and war studies. This prize carries a cash award of $1000.00 and seeks to encourage research in the above mentioned fields focusing on the time period between the Anschluss and Mun
The conference aims to shed light on the ambivalent status of cities and towns as both centres for peace initiatives and protest movements as well as objects of militarisation, as potential or actual sites of wartime destruction, and as targets of nuclear attacks.
Simon Wiesenthal Conference 2017
Challenging the Paradigms of Memory Politics in Europe
Vienna Wiesenthal Institute for Holocaust Studies (VWI)
Palais Epstein, Dr.-Karl-Renner-Ring 3
Vienna, 27 November – 29 November 2017
Call for Papers
From Barthes’ Le Système de la mode (1967) and Hollander’s Seeing Through Clothes (1978) to Bourdieu’s La Distinction (1978), Steele’s Paris Fashion (1998), and John Armitage and Joanne Roberts Critical Luxury Studies: Art, Design, Media (2016), both Critical Fashion and Critical Luxury Studies have become broad, interdisciplinary fields, expanding outside of the space of fashion schools to engage with artistic
Translations and Dialogues: The Reception of Russian Art Abroad
University Ca' Foscari, Venice, October 25 - 27, 2017
The reception of Russian art in Europe and the United States is the subject of a three-day international conference, hosted by the Centro Studi sulle Arti della Russia (CSAR) at the University Ca' Foscari in Venice, and co-organized by the Society of Historians of East European, Eurasian, and Russian Art and Architecture, Inc. (SHERA) and the Cambridge Courtauld Russian Art Centre (CCRAC).
Government by Expertise: Technocrats and Technocracy in Western Europe, 1914-1973
University of Amsterdam, 13-15 September 2017
Conveners: Camilo Erlichman (University of Amsterdam) and Peter Romijn (University of Amsterdam/NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies)
PhD Scholarship Social History of Medicine/History of Patients
Institute: Institute for the History of Medicine at the Robert Bosch Foundation
Duration: 01/10/2017 – 30/09/2020
Deadline for Applicants: 15/09/2017