Deadline extended to Feb. 1, 2018.
This round table will discuss a history of various forms of Soviet meddling in American politics during the Cold War. These forms included not only various efforts to support and finance American communists and other anti-establishment political groups, but also to spread disinformation (“faked news”), forgeries of documents and visual materials, and active propaganda “through sympathetic individuals and front organizations.” The major goals of Soviet meddling in American politics were to undermine and discredit American democratic political order, and at the same time, to undermine the int
The program includes five one-month residence grants for young researchers, working on their PhD thesis or preparing them for publishing, and five two-week residence grants for advanced researchers. The program also provides for three residences in digital urban history, jointly with the Lviv Interactive project, an online-encyclopedia representing the history of Lviv through places and spaces.
Call for Submissions
The 2018 SNELL PRIZE IN EUROPEAN HISTORY
The European History Section of the Southern Historical Association
Deadline: August 1, 2018
CALL FOR PAPERS
A Year that Shook the World: European and Eurasian Responses to America’s Withdrawal
May 11-13, 2018
Anatol Lieven (Georgetown University Qatar, New America Foundation) & Lutz Niethammer (Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena, Germany)
The Honors College at the University of Houston, in collaboration with UH Energy and the American Councils/U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship Alumni Development Fund, invites paper abstracts for a one-day interdisciplinary conference, Energy and Power in Russia and Eurasia. From the oil boom in Baku more than a century ago, to the pipelines crisscrossing Russia and Eurasia today, energy and global politics have long gone hand in hand.
Call for Papers - Jahrbuch für Historische Kommunismusforschung 2020/Yearbook for Historical Research of Communism 2020
It's the Economy, stupid! Or: Does learning from China mean learning to win? How did the Communist states respond to economic and social challenges from the 1970s onward?
“It's the economy, stupid!” In retrospect, the slogan of Bill Clinton's U.S. presidential campaign in 1992 seems to apply equally well to the continuity or demise of the Communist regimes of the 20th century.
Call for Proposals: 50th Annual Convention for the Association of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies
Boston, MA; December 6 – 9, 2018
The 50th Annual ASEEES Convention will be held at the Boston Marriott Copley Place from Thursday, December 6, to Sunday, December 9, 2018. The Convention theme is "Performance".
CfP: Workers beyond Socialist Glorification and Post-Socialist Disavowal: New Perspectives on Eastern European Labour History (Vienna, 24-27 May 2018)
2nd Call for papers (deadline extended to 01.02.2018)
CfP: Workers beyond Socialist Glorification and Post-Socialist Disavowal: New Perspectives on Eastern European Labour History
University of Vienna, 24-27 May 2018
CALL FOR PAPERS
56th Annual Meeting
Southern Conference on Slavic Studies
March 22-24, 2018
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS EXTENDED TO: January 31, 2018