Each year The North Meridian Review publishes a special, guest edited issue of the journal. For our second year the theme is “Politics and Culture: Exploring the Connections Between Social Movements and the Arts,” and will be edited by Harry Targ.
Call for Publications
Bloomsbury Education and Childhood Studies
The MOOC on Memory Sites and Human Rights focuses on the role of memory sites in their crucial interplay with historical trauma, the reconciliation process, the chosen methods for dealing with the past, as well as with nation building dynamics and the shaping of societal identity.
This 12 day human rights and peacebuilding delegation will be held in the capital city of Bogotá, and the country's second-largest city, Medellin.
2020 marks the centenary of the hunger strike of Irish republicans in Brixton Prison and Cork Men’s Gaol. The hunger strike tactic had been deployed prior to 1920, but the Cork/Brixton strike was distinctive for its length (three months) and the ultimate deaths of Cork Lord Mayor Terence MacSwiney, Joe Murphy and Michael Fitzgerald. Drawing intense public interest, the strike created a political crisis in Britain and Ireland, and made Terence MacSwiney into a global figure.
The Place of Solidarity in Polish and Global History. An Evaluation after 40 Years:
Poznań, 4–5 June 2020
The deadline for the submission of abstracts: April 20, 2020
The place and time of the conference: Poznań, Poland, June 4-5, 2020
Keywords: Cold War, communist dictatorship, dissidence, political opposition, dissident political thought, intellectual history, Polish Studies protests, revolutions, Solidarity, trade unions.
The following reviews were posted to the H-Net web site between
10 Feb 2020 and 17 Feb 2020.
Reviewed for H-War by Robert Whitaker
Ouellette, Marc A.; Thompson, Jason C.. _Post-9/11 Video Game: A
Critical Examination, The_. Jefferson: McFarland, 2017. 200 pp.
$35.00, ISBN 978-0-7864-9902-1.
Reviewed for H-CivWar by Kevin Caprice
Call for Papers
Micro Dynamics of Armed Conflict and Political Violence in West Africa