CFP: Ηurt and Ηealing The 19th Annual Postgraduate Colloquium of the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies, Birmingham, UK

Apologies for any cross posting:

‘Hurt and Healing: people, texts, and material culture in the Eastern Mediterranean’.

The 19th Annual CBOMGS Postgraduate Colloquium

2nd June 2018

The Committee is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the 19th Postgraduate Colloquium of the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies at the University of Birmingham, UK.

Call for Papers: Visions of the future in Ottoman Europe (15th – 20th century) / Ruhr-University Bochum, 22.-24.11.2018

Conference of the study group „Ottoman Europe“ (22.-24.11.2018)

Ruhr-Universität Bochum


Historians who seek to understand the people of the past have to know their visions of the future – visions that oftentimes differed from the future that those people were confronted with in their actual life.

To attend in Tunis: Looking Back on A. Thaalbi

Looking Back on Abdelaziz Thaalbi (1876-1944)

A scholarly discussion with Kmar Bendana (University of Manouba), moderated by Laura Thompson

Tunis, The Center for Middle Eastern Studies (Harvard University)

January 10, 2018. 17:30/19:30.


3rd Floor, Immeuble Slim

Rue de l'Euro, Berges du Lac II

Conference Report: "The Power of Connections: Interpersonal Networks and Agency in the Ottoman Empire and Ottoman Europe" University of Tübingen, 27–28 September 2017

The 2017 Annual Conference of the Working Group “Ottoman Europe” ( explored the importance of personal contacts for the history of the Ottoman Empire and Ottoman Europe both as factors shaping human agency and as objects of historical actions.

Call for Papers: Being Jewish and Poor. Social Roles and Agency in Christian and Muslim Worlds (Middle Ages - Early Modern Period)

CNRS/Centre Roland Mousnier – Université Paris Sorbonne / EHESS/Centre de Recherches Historiques/Etudes juives


Colloque international / International Conference

Appel à contribution / Call for paper

(Date limite de l’appel 1er février 2018 / Deadline 1st February 2018)

Être juif et pauvre.

PhD Research Grants: Orient-Institut Istanbul

Ph.D. Research Grant Announcement 2018

Call for Applications

The Orient-Institut Istanbul is pleased to invite applications for Ph.D. research grants for 2018 and for the academic year of 2018/19. The purpose of the grant is the support of field research in Istanbul/Turkey for Ph.D. students not living in Turkey. Grants are available to support research in one of the research areas of the Institute including the following research fields:

ANN: Modern Bodies Conference open for registration (Beirut, March 15, 2018)

Modern Bodies: Dress, Nation, Empire, and Gender in the Modern Middle East

Lebanese American University, Beirut: Thursday 15 March 2018

Convened by Reina Lewis, London College of Fashion, UAL, and Yasmine Nachabe Taan, Lebanese American University, this one day conference will be held at LAU, Irwin Auditorium, Beirut campus.


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