Scholars, Teachers and Students of World History:
Chair(s): Sanjukta Banerjee, York University
Unflattening the Encounter: Translation, Travel, and Place
We are excited to announce the Call for Papers for Violent Spaces, the annual PGR conference of the Landscape, Space and Place Group, which will be held on the 9th of September at the University of Nottingham. Spatial violence is an expansive concept which covers a range of environmental, social, political, economic and historical phenomena. As such, what is offered here is merely an insight into the way in which spatial violence might act upon and shape our contemporary world.
Digital World History Postdoctoral Fellowship
University of Pittsburgh
The World History Center (www.worldhistory.pitt.edu) and the Department of History (www.history.pitt.edu) at the University of Pittsburgh seek applicants for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship in Digital World History beginning Fall 2019.
Small Lecture Hall, June 28 – 29, 2019
Museum für Asiatische Kunst, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Takustr. 40, 14195 Berlin
News vom 21.05.2019
International Conference: Renaissance Man: Re-Appraisal and Re-Invention
Organizer: The Department of English, Jadavpur University, Kolkata
Dates: 14–16 November 2019
This panel session is a part of the 51st Annual Convention of the Northeast Modern Language Association (NeMLA), to be held in Boston, MA, on March 5-8, 2020. Abstracts must be submitted through NeMLA's database: https://www.cfplist.com/nemla/Home/S/18326.
In 2009, Jan Morris’ Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere illustrated of a certain renouncement to analyze the history of the city in the historical context of its development. ‘An allegory of limbo, in the secular sense of an indefinable hiatus,’ Trieste seems as if it were an object in an offshore history between Central Europe, the Italian Peninsula, and the Balkans, without belonging to any.