This "Study in America" program offers fourteen-day field trip to Washington DC for students seeking to carry out original research among the documents uniquely avilable at the U.S. National Archives and Library of Congress. In our second year, this program offers promising student-historians (undergraduates, graduates) research opportunities and site visits eo enrich their understanding of U.S. and global history during the Cold War. With Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Dr. Gökser Gökçay as co-director this summer, we are accepting applications until the end of this month.
Questions regarding the purpose and functions of universities and their staff have to fulfil is decided not only at the places of scientific practice or at ministerial levels, but also in public. Not only in the 20th century, but rather from their very origins have universities been shaped to varying degrees by their relationship with the public.
The aim of the third edition of The Left Conference, Photography and Film is to debate the use of photographs and film from a leftist stance. In particular, to critical examine and explore the relation of documentary practices with political commitment in different historical circumstances throughout the twentieth century and the early twenty first century.
The seminar/conference together will take place at the Faculty of Belas Artes of the University of Lisbon on the 9th and 10th November 2018.
Gale Launches New Digital Archive on Political Extremism & Radicalism in the Twentieth Century
The First Digital Archive on Far-Right and Left Political Groups in the U.S., Europe and Australia
International Conference on War and I
Protest and Dissent: An Inclusive Interdisciplinary Conference
Saturday 1st December 2018 – Sunday 2nd December 2018
Workshop for Beginning Historians and Early Career Researchers
Call for Papers
La Trobe University, 14-15 February 2019, Melbourne, Australia.
CfP Deadline: 500 word (max) abstract by 15 June 2018
In 1948, attempts to enshrine the right to asylum in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights failed. Rather than proclaiming a right to seek and be granted asylum from persecution, Article 14 speaks only of a right to seek and to enjoy asylum.
Travel grants of up to $2,500 are available to support research in the Special and Area Studies Collections Department of the George A. Smathers Libraries at University of Florida. Proposals are due Friday, June 1, 2018, with award notifications the week of July 1, 2018. Research must be undertaken between August 1, 2018, and June 30, 2019.
The Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg (HWK) in Delmenhorst, Germany, is an Institute for Advanced Study in the Northwest of Germany. Its Fellowship program offers outstanding scholars the opportunity to focus on research without the distraction of everyday routines in academia, to interact with colleagues from other disciplines, and to benefit from the wide range of academic traditions represented at the institute. The HWK awards Fellowships to highly qualified scholars of all career levels, from postdoctoral researchers to senior scientists.