The German Historical Institute Washington is proud to announce the second round of the fellowship program “Innovation through Migration” at its Pacific Regional Office in Berkeley, GHI West. The fellowship program offers up to three senior scholars per year the chance to come to Berkeley to help shape the emerging Center for the History of Migration and Knowledge which is being established at GHI West. Senior scholars should have a tenured position (Professor or Associate Professor) or have published their second book (i.e. Habilitation) and be based in North America or Europe.
William & Mary
The Wisconsin Labor History Society (WLHS) is pleased to announce the seventeenth annual Frank Zeidler Academic Awards for original research papers about Wisconsin labor and working-class history. Two awards are available annually--one for work by an undergraduate student and one for work by a graduate student.
The awards honor former Milwaukee mayor Frank Zeidler (in office 1948-1960) for his lifelong efforts toward the advancement of Wisconsin's citizens.
We are looking for the following submissions:
Challenging Precarity (International Seminar in collaboration with AURO University, Surat, University of Northampton, UK and Trinity College Dublin)
We are interested in putting together a panel on Decentering the Cold War: Race, Ethnicity, and Otherness for the California, Hawaii, and Northwest World History Associations Joint Meeting (U.C. Berkeley, February 22-24, 2019). We are hoping to initiate discussion that moves away from the geopolitical rivalry between the U.S. and U.S.S.R.
Date:Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Time:7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Venue:Temple University, Japan Campus, Azabu Hall, 1F Parliament
Speaker: Maung Zarni, UK-exiled Burmese Buddhist human rights campaigner
Moderator:Jeff Kingston, Director of Asian Studies, Temple University, Japan Campus
We invite scholars, dancers, performing artists, choreographers, performance-based activists, critics, writers, and arts administrators and organizers to join us for a three-day conference centered on theories and practices of dance.
HEALING THE MIND/BODY/SOUL: COMMUNITY, ACTIVISM, AND JUSTICE IN EDUCATION
“Action on behalf of life transforms. Because the relationship between self and the world is reciprocal, it is not a question of first getting enlightened or saved and then acting. As we work to heal the earth, the earth heals us.”
― Robin Wall Kimmerer, Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge, and the Teachings of Plants
As a member of the WSU Globalization Conference Planning Committee, I cordially invite you to submit a proposal for our conference.
We welcome stories in any style, although the maximum reading time is 18 minutes. We also welcome full panels of readers.
Please send an abstract and attach the full piece to be presented. Deadline: Nov. 1, 2018
Among the many challenges facing the new, or enlarged, nation-states that arouse on the territories of the former empires of Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe in 1918, few were as vexing or complex as the minorities’ question.