Social and Labour History News
Proposta di numero tematico:
“Situazioni del lavoro e mobilitazioni operaie nel Mediterraneo”
Coord. Amin Allal, Elisabeth Longuenesse, Michele Scala
The School of Labor and Employment Relations at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for the position of Post-Doctoral Scholar with the Center for Global Workers’ Rights.
This is a twelve-month position that begins on August 11, 2019
Protests and social movements are fuzzy objects to study. Scholars face a lack of clear boundaries, diversity-by-definition, and -often dramatic- changes over time. The field of social movement studies holds particular challenges to researchers with a view to getting the research design straight and becoming clear about the restrictions of an argument. These challenges contrast with the conditions of scientific production: the lion’s share of research on social movements and protests is realized in individual post-graduate projects.
Hosted by the Latin America and Caribbean Centre (LACC), London School of Economics and Political Science
La Société d’histoire de 1848 a le plaisir d’annoncer la tenue, les 19 et 20 juin prochains, de la première édition des Rencontres du XIXesiècle, organisées sous son parrainage.
Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli is one of the major European centres of research and documentation in the fields of history, political science, economics and social scien-ces, with particular emphasis on the history of ideas, political cultures and democratic movements in the framework of globalization related phenomena. In recent years, Fon-dazione Feltrinelli has established fruitful collaborations with numerous research centres of excellence all over the world (e.g.
The social history of black populations in France / Histoire sociale des populations noires en France
Depuis plusieurs années, des travaux étudient les formes de racialisation subies, ou revendiquées par certains groupes dans la société française, en particulier par les populations noires. Ils invitent également à analyser les usages sociaux de la notion de race – entendue comme un fait social et non biologique – en France et ils interrogent de façon générale la place à accorder à la « question raciale » dans l’historiographie française. Quelle histoire sociale des populations noires ces travaux permettent-ils de construire ?
CfP: Planetary Utopias, Capitalist Dystopias: Justice, Nature & the Liberation of Life. Fifth annual conference of the World-Ecology Research Network
Planetary Utopias, Capitalist Dystopias: Justice, Nature & the Liberation of Life
Fifth annual conference of the World-Ecology Research Network
May 30-31, June 1, 2019
California Institute of Integral Studies Department of Anthropology and Social Change
Call for sessions and papers on Labour and Working Class History for the Thirteenth European Social Science History Conference (ESSHC)
Call for sessions and papers on Labour and Working Class History for the Thirteenth European Social Science History Conference (ESSHC), Leiden, The Netherlands, 18 – 21 March, 2020
People’s History Museum (PHM) in Manchester is commemorating the bicentenary of the Peterloo Massacre, a monumental event in the city’s history, and a defining moment for Britain’s democracy. It will do this through a programme of exhibitions, events and learning sessions that will explore the past, present and future of protest.
Christian Neuhäuser (TU Dortmund University), Gabriel Wollner (University of Bayreuth), Lea Ypi (London School of Economics), Nicholas Vrousalis (Universiteit Leiden), Robin Celikates (Universiteit van Amsterdam).
In cooperation with Wissenschaftskolleg Berlin and Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung.
Wissenschaftskolleg Berlin, Wallotstr.14, 14193 Berlin
10th-11th of January 2019
Thursday, January 10th
GHI West, the Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute Washington DC invites proposals for papers to be presented at the 3rd Bucerius Young Scholars Forum to be held at UC Berkeley, October 21-23, 2019. We seek proposals from post-doctoral scholars, recent PhDs, as well as those in the final stages of their dissertations with a background in history and/or related fields.
Almost thirty years have passed since Maria Luddy, Margaret MacCurtain and Mary O’Dowd issued their agenda for Irish women’s history. Highlighting the paucity of research on women's lives, the agenda identified the family as a potential avenue of fruitful research.
Centre for Migration and Diaspora Studies (SOAS) Seminar Series
Transnational Labour Regimes, Migrant Labour and the Changing Territoriality of Korean Development
Professor Dae-Oup Chang (Sogang University, Korea)
Wednesday 9th January, 5:15pm, Room G3 (Main Building) (SOAS)
East End Suffragettes: the photographs of Norah Smyth
8 January - 9 February 2019
Tues-Sat: 11.00-18.00 daily. Admission free.
Call for Papers: Organizing against the Tide: Alternative Economies and Gendered Labor
We are pleased to invite submissions for the ninth issue of Kohl: a Journal for Body and Gender Research, slated for publication in June 2019. Young activists, independent researchers, graduate students and fresh graduates are particularly encouraged to apply. We also welcome submissions from seminal contributors in the field.
2019 will mark the 100th anniversary of the introduction of universal suffrage in Luxembourg. On this occasion, the Chamber of Deputies and the National Museum of History and Art (MNHA) will organise a major exhibition on the historical background, the establishment of universal suffrage in 1919 and the consequences of the democratisation process of Luxembourg’s society. The exhibition will run at the MNHA from the 26th September 2019 until the 6th September 2020. A number of publications, conferences as well as educational activities are planned.