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Transnational Approaches to the History of Socialism before World War One

Mon, 2018-09-17 16:13

Transnational Approaches to the History of Socialism before World War One / Quelle Histoire Transnationale du Socialisme avant la Première Guerre mondiale?

Place: Leipzig
Host/Organizer: EUROSOC, GRR-CSN Université de Rouen – région Normandie; Centre for Area Studies, Universität Leipzig; Frankreichzentrum, Universität Leipzig

Who’s Afraid of the Archive?

Wed, 2018-09-12 09:01

Who’s Afraid of the Archive?
Interdisciplinary meetup for artists, scholars and archivists
International Institute of Social History, Amsterdam

Thursday 4 October 2018
18.30: Walk-in with coffee/tea
19.00-21.30: Program
21.30-22.00: Drinks

Please sign up by sending an email and stating your 2 preferred case studies. See below.

CfP: General Strike 1919-2019 – Radicalism, Repression, and Solidarity

Wed, 2018-09-12 08:48

SAVE THE DATE: Pacific Northwest Labor History Association Annual Conference May 3-5, 2019 Portland, Oregon
Call for Papers, Presentations and Performances
General Strike 1919-2019 – Radicalism, Repression, and Solidarity

Un Secolo di Sindacato dei Lavoratori. La Confederazione Italiana dei Lavoratori (CIL) - 1918-2018

Tue, 2018-09-11 09:19

Centenario fondazione CIL 1918-2018

La Confederazione Italiana dei Lavoratori (CIL) - 1918-2018

Convegno di studi storici

Giovedì 18 ottobre 2018

Cnel, sala Parlamentino
Villa Lubin, viale Davide Lubin 2, 00186 Roma

La Fondazione Vera Nocentini è tra i soggetti promotori dell'iniziativa in ricordo della nascita e affermazione della Confederazione Italiana dei Lavoratori.

Tales of the unexpected: why archival research remains important today

Mon, 2018-09-10 21:04

The 2018 annual archives lecture of the Noel Butlin Archives Centre will be presented by Dr Simon Ville from the University of Wollongong on the subject:

Tales of the unexpected: why archival research remains important today

Date and time: Tuesday 9 October 5.30-7 pm
McDonald Room, Menzies Library, ANU.

Registration is required through

See the attached flyer for full details.

It will also be an opportunity to meet the new ANU Archivist, Kathryn Dan.

Guerre et travail - Journée de l’AFHMT

Mon, 2018-09-10 20:59

Guerre et travail

Journée de l’AFHMT

The Workers United - a TUC Library exhibition

Mon, 2018-09-10 20:57

The Workers United

This exhibition commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Trades Union Congress through exploring the extraordinary holdings of the TUC Library Collections – a centre for the study of trade unions and working life from the 19th century to the current day and now part of the Special Collections at London Metropolitan University. The exhibition uses the Library’s printed, manuscript and visual resources to explore the work and policies of the TUC since its foundation in 1868.

CfP: Remuneration, workers and employers organisations (session at the III ELHN Conference)

Mon, 2018-09-10 14:12

3rd Conference of the European Labour History Network (ELHN)
Amsterdam, 19-21 September 2019

Working Group: Remuneration, workers and employers organisations: bargaining and struggle in the longue durée

Tags: ELHN

CfP: Latin American Transitions: Understanding Social and Political Transformations across the Region

Sat, 2018-09-08 11:00

[Spanish version below]

The Graduate School of Global and Area Studies invites scholars working or interested in Latin America from different academic backgrounds in the social sciences and humanities to foster rich interdisciplinary discussions.

Young scholars (PhD researchers and Post-Docs) are especially encouraged to participate.

CfP: Socialism – Experience and Rememberance. Young researchers in an established field

Thu, 2018-09-06 10:46


Socialism – Experience and Rememberance. Young researchers in an established field.
16th Potsdam postgraduate forum on contemporary history, 21 - 22 February 2019, Potsdam, DE.

CfP: “From the Ruins of Preservation”: A symposium on rethinking heritage through counter-archives

Thu, 2018-09-06 10:30


German Historical Institute in London, 11-12 July 2019.

Dortmund zwischen Zeche und Zukunft. Wie werden wir morgen arbeiten?

Thu, 2018-09-06 10:19


Dortmund. Heute zentraler Technologiestandort, an dem moderne Wirtschaftszweige wie IT, Mikro-/Nanotechnologie und Logistik florieren. Mit Einrichtungen wie der Technischen Universität Dortmund, zwei Fraunhofer- und Leibniz-Instituten sowie einem Max-Planck-Institut entwickelte sich die Stadt zu einem wichtigen Forschungs- und Wissenschaftsstandort.

Hotelpersonal - Lebens- und Arbeitsalltag im Dienste des Tourismus

Thu, 2018-09-06 10:16


Die Tagung des Touriseums wird sich mit dem Hotel als Lebens- und Arbeitsraum auseinandersetzen. Der Fokus liegt auf den Lebensverhältnissen und dem Arbeitsalltag der im Hotel bediensteten Personen.

Die Tagung findet unter der wissenschaftlichen Leitung von Prof. Dr. Andrea Leonardi (Universität Trient) und Prof. Dr. Timo Heimerdinger (Universität Innsbruck) statt.

Die Teilnahme an der Tagung ist kostenlos. Aus organisatorischen Gründen werden Zuhörer/-innen um Voranmeldung innerhalb 19. Oktober 2018 gebeten.


Le CHS prend la parole !

Thu, 2018-09-06 10:12


CfP: Le syndicalisme professionnel, organisations et structures (1960-2000)

Thu, 2018-09-06 10:06




Présentation générale

The World Transformed

Thu, 2018-09-06 09:58


We are The World Transformed - a 4-day politics, arts and music festival running alongside the Labour Party Conference, working to build left power both inside and outside of Parliament.

Since 2016 we’ve been mixing big names with the most inspiring grassroots voices and tackling topics that others overlook. We showcase politics as it should be: exciting, engaging and people-powered.

Journée d'automne de l'AFHMT: relations entre guerre et travail

Thu, 2018-09-06 09:50


le 6 Octobre prochain aura lieu, de 9h30 à 17h,

la Journée d'automne de l'AFHMT, qui se tiendra 9, rue Malher, à Paris.  

Cette journée aura cette année pour thème, les relations entre guerre et travail à différentes époques. On s’interrogera notamment sur : 

- Les implications, immédiates ou différées, de la guerre sur les mondes de travail 

- La pratique guerrière comme travail 

Sous réserves, nous profiterons d’interventions de :