Climate change in the Soviet Union and Russia: Approaches and debates in science, society, and politics, 1960s-2010s

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
August 31, 2018
Location: 
Russian Federation
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, History of Science, Medicine, and Technology, Political History / Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Social Sciences
 

Workshop organized by Benjamin Beuerle, German Historical Institute Moscow; Katja Doose and Jonathan Oldfield, University of Birmingham

Edited Collection: Cold War II: Hollywood’s Renewed Obsession with Russia

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
October 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Film and Film History, American History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies

The Cold War, with its bald confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union, has been widely depicted in film. Starting even before the conflict actually began with Ernst Lubitsch’s portrayals of communism in Ninotschka (1939), and ranging from Stanley Kubrick’s openly “Cold War” Dr. Strangelove (1963) to Fred Schepisi’s The Russia House (1990), Hollywood’s obsession with the Cold War, the Soviets/Russians, communism, and the political and ideological differences between the U.S. and Russia were pronounced.

The Fiftieth Anniversary of 1968, Process Blog

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 1, 2018 to August 31, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Popular Culture Studies, Social History / Studies, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Process—the blog of the Organization of American Historians, The Journal of American History, and The American Historian—invites proposals and submissions for a series of upcoming posts about 1968. For the fiftieth anniversary of that tumultuous year, we welcome materials pertaining to a wide range of events in the United States and abroad . We are open to essays that focus on the history of those events as well as those that explore their connections to current affairs. We accept pitches from anyone engaged in the practice of U.S.

Extended Deadline-CfA: "Digital Media, Islamism, and Politics in the Middle East", Basel, Switzerland

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
September 28, 2018 to September 29, 2018
Location: 
Switzerland
Subject Fields: 
Arabic History / Studies, Islamic History / Studies, Journalism and Media Studies, Middle East History / Studies, Political History / Studies

Digital Media, Islamism, and Politics in the Middle East, Basel, Switzerland, September 28-29, 2018

Deadline: August 6, 2018

An international workshop organized by MUBIT Inter-University Doctoral Cooperation in Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies Basel/Zurich & Middle Eastern Studies, The Graduate School of Social Sciences (G3S), University of Basel, Switzerland

ASEH 2019: Call for roundtable participants--Activist Environmental History in the Trump Era

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
July 13, 2018
Location: 
New York, United States
Subject Fields: 
Environmental History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Public Policy, Journalism and Media Studies, Government and Public Service

We are looking for historian(s) interested in joining a roundtable to talk about their experiences in activism oriented against the environmental policies of the Trump Administration.   The roundtable proposal will go in for the next American Society for Environmental History meeting, in Columbus OH April 11-13 2019, which has as its theme "Using Enviro History: Rewards and Risks."  https://aseh.net/conference-workshops/columbus-ohio/call-for-proposals-1   Thus far the panel includes mysel

Call for journal articles: Populism (Brill)

Type: 
Call for Publications
Subject Fields: 
Political History / Studies, Political Science, Social History / Studies, Social Sciences, Sociology

Brill is accepting submissions to its new journal, Populism, that speak to the journal's core interests as described below. The journal is open to submissions on an ongoing basis.

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