CFP: GDR and German Socialisms Network Panels for the 42nd Annual Conference of the German Studies Association in Pittsburgh, PA (September 27-30, 2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 18, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, German History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Philosophy, Political History / Studies

Open Call for Papers sponsored by the GSA Interdisciplinary GDR and German Socialisms Network for the 42nd Annual Conference of the German Studies Association, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, September 27-30, 2018.

Deadline: January 18, 2018

Forever young? Marx at 200

1869 and Beyond: Political and Institutional Crises between the 19th and the 20th-Centuries

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 30, 2018 to December 1, 2018
Location: 
Italy
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Modern European History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Social History / Studies

The international workshop arises from the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the massive and institutional emergency faced by the Italian government in the crucial year 1869. In that year, mass riots against an unpopular grist tax, a major financial scandal, private feuds, and an affair turned into a political trial revealing the perils of Italy's arduous path toward normalcy and governability shortly after the young nation had completed its struggle for national independence.

Registration Update: The Toyin Falola @65 Conference

Type: 
Conference
Date: 
January 28, 2018 to February 1, 2018
Subject Fields: 
African History / Studies, Political History / Studies, Social Sciences, Humanities
 
The Toyin Falola @65 Conference: African Knowledges and Alternative Futures
The University of Ibadan, Nigeria
January 29-31, 2018
Arrival: January 28, 2018

CFP for Panel at RMCLAS: Law and Lawlessness under Authoritarianism

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
December 15, 2017 to December 29, 2017
Location: 
United States
Subject Fields: 
Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Anthropology, Political History / Studies

I'm pleased to announce a panel for the upcoming meeting of the Rocky Mountain Conference on Latin American Studies (RMCLAS), to be held April 4-7, 2018, in Reno, Nevada. 

The panel is titled "Law and Lawlessness under Authoritarianism," and we are currently soliciting proposals for papers that explore the functioning and/or non-functioning of the law and government institutions during authoritarian regimes in Latin America over the twentieth century. We welcome proposals covering any geographic region/scope and from any discipline.

CfP: The Meaning of the Modern World: Burckhardt at 200 (GSA, September 2018)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
February 9, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, European History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Intellectual History, Political History / Studies

CFP: The Meaning of the Modern World: Bicentennial Perspectives on Jacob Burckhardt

German Studies Association, September 27-30, 2018, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

 

In recognition of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Jacob Burckhardt, the Swiss Studies Interdisciplinary Network seeks to organize a panel or a set of linked panels at the 2018 annual meeting of the German Studies Association (www.thegsa.org).

Call for Research Papers/Articles for the Edited Book titled “Modernization of Rural Development: Challenges, Analysis of Processes of Change”

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
January 31, 2018
Location: 
India
Subject Fields: 
Political History / Studies, Public Policy, Research and Methodology, Social Sciences, Sociology

Call for Research Papers/Articles for the Edited Book titled “Modernization of Rural Development: Challenges, Analysis of Processes of Change”

Introduction

New Journal: Diplomatica

Type: 
Journal
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Political History / Studies, Social History / Studies, World History / Studies

The Network for the New Diplomatic History is pleased to announce the launching of a new journal, Diplomatica: A Journal of Diplomacy and Society, to appear at the beginning of 2019. Below is a brief description of the journal. More information, including instructions for submission, may be found on the journal's homepage: http://www.brill.com/products/journal/diplomatica.

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Call for Submissions: "Nationalism, Nativism, and the Revolt against Globalization"

Type: 
Call for Publications
Date: 
December 22, 2017
Subject Fields: 
European History / Studies, German History / Studies, Immigration & Migration History / Studies, Nationalism History / Studies, Political History / Studies

The International Brecht Society at the German Studies Association Conference (27-30 September 2018, Pittsburgh, USA)

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 30, 2018
Location: 
Pennsylvania, United States
Subject Fields: 
German History / Studies, Theatre & Performance History / Studies, Cultural History / Studies, Political History / Studies

Is this the moment for political resistance? There seems to be no shortage of calls to resist political administrations and ideological spectrums across the globe. What are the models we can draw from when we conceptualize resistance in the 21st century? “It doesn’t take a miracle to do away with intolerable conditions.” (Brecht) But what does it take instead? Brecht’s work is concerned with forms of resistance against intolerable conditions, most importantly against fascism, but also against forms of socialist state power.

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