In February 2016, the Institute for Diaspora and Genocide Studies held a conference, in the senate hall of the Humboldt University of Berlin, on the theme of “The Displacement, Extinction and Genocide of the Pontic Greeks. 1914-1923” (the conference program can be accessed under the following link: http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/pontic/program.html ).
Conference at the German Historical Institute London, 26–28 April 2018
We seek submissions for the Volume 7, Issue 1 of Landscapes: The Journal of the International Centre for Landscape and Language (ISSN: 1448-0778) a fully refereed interdisciplinary, multimedia online journal based at Edith Cowan University in Perth, Western Australia.
Archaeological Encounters: Nation Building, International Relations, and Patrimony in Nineteenth-Century Latin America
The making of capital cities has involved not only giving shape and material existence to buildings, monuments and avenues, but also creating images, narratives and representations of their statehood. As loci of political power, capital cities provide an advantageous framework for analyzing how symbolic meanings, cultural values and political purposes may be expressed, contested or negotiated within the space of a city.
In an age in which the centripetal forces of multilateralism are being challenged by the centrifugal pressures of populism, nationalist agitation and the rediscovery of indigenous forms of collective identity, what exactly is nationhood?
Once defined as the enhanced awareness of one's exclusive nationhood, and laden with associated emotional impulses of pride and belonging, conventional ideas of nationhood are being challenged as never before.
The Wilson Center’s Kennan Institute offers five types of fellowship opportunities for scholars studying Russia/Eurasia. Galina Starovoitova Fellowships on Human Rights and Conflict Resolution are available to citizens of the Russian Federation who have successfully bridged the worlds of ideas and public affairs to advance human rights and conflict resolution. Title VIII Scholarships (Research, Summer, and Short-term) are available to scholars who are U.S.
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South Asia and the Environmental Legacies of Modernization