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A Century of Internationalisms: The Promise and Legacies of the League of Nations

Mon, 2019-09-02 08:30

This international conference aims to contribute to renew the interest and improve the knowledge of the League of Nations (LoN) and its impact in this last century marked by strong waves of internationalism and globalization, but also of crisis and nationalist reactions.

Inward Outward Symposium Critical Archival Engagements with Sounds and Films of Coloniality

Thu, 2019-08-29 12:41

Call for Presentations
Inward Outward Symposium
24 & 25 January 2020

On Friday the 24th and Saturday the 25th of January 2019, the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV) & the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (Sound and Vision) organise the symposium Inward Outward in Hilversum (The Netherlands). This international symposium investigates the status of moving image and sound archives worldwide as they intertwine with questions of coloniality, identity and race.

CfP: Mapping Lives of Labour

Mon, 2019-08-26 12:17
CALL FOR PAPERS XIIIth International Conference on Labour History March 12-14, 2020, V.V Giri National Labour Institute, NOIDA, India Mapping Lives of Labour The Association of Indian Labour Historians (AILH) and the V.V Giri National Labour Institute (VVGNLI) jointly with the M.S. Merian–R.

CfP: Les mouvements sociaux dans les départements d'outre-mer depuis le début du XXIe siècle

Mon, 2019-08-12 15:27

Ce colloque vise à faire le point sur les mobilisations sociales qui touchent depuis le début du XXIe siècle les entités ultramarines régies par l'article 73 de la Constitution. En effet, les territoires qui ont connu le processus de la départementalisation (Guyane, Guadeloupe, Martinique, La Réunion, Mayotte) connaissent depuis près d’une décennie des mouvements de contestation d’une ampleur inédite qui paralysent leur vie économique et sociale pendant plusieurs semaines voire plusieurs mois.

CfP: Memory of Migrations and Diasporas / Family Memories of Mass Violence and Slavery

Mon, 2019-08-12 15:24

For the IVth ISA (International Sociological Association) Forum that will take place in Porto Alegre, Brazil, we organize two sessions with the Research Committee Historical Sociology. We would like to welcome contributors from a wide variety of research fields in order to discuss issues related to social, cultural and collective memory. One of the sessions will focus on migrations and diasporic experiences, in particular on family memories.

CfP: Cortona Colloquium, Social Transformation in a Digital World

Mon, 2019-08-12 09:42

Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli is currently shaping the twenty-second edition of the Cortona Colloquium. In 1985 the Foundation established a long-term agreement with the Municipality of Cortona and the Tuscany Region, aimed at hosting an international event, in which scholars and researchers had the opportunity to submit proposals for participation and to investigate, in an interdisciplinary confrontation, on the great themes of history, social and political theory.


CfP: LASA 2020, Área temática "Estudios del trabajo y de las relaciones de clase"

Mon, 2019-08-12 09:38

El área temática de los “Estudios de Trabajo y de las Relaciones de Clase” de la Asociación de Estudios Latinoamericanos (LASA – Latin American Studies Association) invita a todos los estudiosos del trabajo, en diferentes campos disciplinarios, a proponer comunicaciones y paneles para el Congreso LASA2020 que se celebrará en Guadalajara, México, del 13 al 16 de mayo de 2020.

CfP: Atacama y Tarapacá: Desierto, minería y comunidad, siglos XIX y XX

Mon, 2019-08-12 09:33

Coloquio: "Atacama y Tarapacá: Desierto, minería y comunidad, siglos XIX y XX". Taltal, 5 al 7 de septiembre de 2019".

Proyectos Fondecyt N° 1170738 – 1171198 - 1191920

Coordinadores: Milton Godoy Orellana Pablo Artaza Barrios Carlos Donoso Rojas

CfP: The Springs of theatre: Art in time of revolutions in the Middle East

Sat, 2019-08-10 11:38

The Springs of theatre: Art in time of revolutions
Revolts, revolutions and performance in the Middle East in the 21th century

The first two international days of studies of this cycle of research focused on the political, social and cultural changes in the countries of the Middle East and their consequences on the theatrical scene (November 2018) and on the issues of censorship (May 2019).

CfP: «Plantations and their Afterlives: Materialities, Durabilities, Struggles» Symposium

Fri, 2019-08-09 10:39

«Plantations and their Afterlives: Materialities, Durabilities, Struggles» Symposium

1-3 April 2020, Institute of Social Sciences, University of Lisbon


Convenors: Marta Macedo, Irene Peano, Colette Le Petitcorps

Organizer: The Colour of Labour: The Racialised Lives of Migrants ERC AdG 2015 - 695573, PI Cristiana Bastos

Keynote address: Deborah A. Thomas, Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania

CfP: Espacios contenciosos en la formación del imperio español en América

Tue, 2019-08-06 15:06

CONVOCATORIA PARA EL SIMPOSIO: Espacios contenciosos en la formación del imperio español en América

CALL FOR THE SYMPOSIUM:  Contentious Spaces in the making of the Spanish Empire 


AHILA PARIS, 2020.  

Bleak prospects: mapping trade union membership in Europe since 2000

Mon, 2019-08-05 12:17

Publication date : 2019

Number of pages : 49


Bread&Net unconference on human rights in digitally networked spaces

Thu, 2019-08-01 11:08

Bread&Net is a multi-day unconference, where activists, technologists, lawyers, artists, trainers, journalists, researchers, entrepreneurs and others from across the region will come together to strengthen collective efforts to advance human rights in digitally networked spaces.

CfA: Les paysanneries et les ruralités d’aujourd’hui

Thu, 2019-08-01 11:00

Il y a 20 ans, la revue Insaniyat publiait un numéro entièrement dédié à la question de la paysannerie algérienne (Paysans algériens ? N°7 de janvier-avril 1999, vol. III, 1). L’ambition de ce numéro spécial paru en 1999 visait à présenter quelques travaux et productions scientifiques portant à la fois sur les trajectoires historiques de la paysannerie, et plus largement celles du monde rural, ainsi que les changements affectant les campagnes algériennes au cours des années 1990.

CfP: Labour, Class and Gender in the Struggle for Independence

Mon, 2019-07-29 11:38

Call for papers ‘Labour, Class and Gender in the Struggle for Independence’ being co-organised by Irish Centre for the Histories of Labour and Class (an interdisciplinary group in NUI Galway focusing on labour and class history with special emphasis on Ireland), and Padraig Yeates.

Funded by the Dept of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht and NUIG.

It will include a History Ireland Hedge School.

Proposals must be submitted by 29th August.

CfP: Social Movements and Civil Society in Central Eastern Europe. Historical Legacies and Current Trends

Mon, 2019-07-29 11:32
Organizers: Institute of Philosophy and Sociology of the Polish Academy of Sciences (IFiS PAN); the Graduate School for Social Research (GSSR); the Expert Commission for Economic and Social Studies of the Herder Research Council; the Institute for Social Movement Studies (ipb); the Chair for Central and Eastern European Studies (TU Chemnitz) Date12.10.2019 - 13.10.2019

CfP: Men & Masculinities under Socialism. A Social and Cultural History

Mon, 2019-07-29 10:55

For several decades now, scholars have taken an interest in analyzing the socialist attempt to transform traditional gender arrangements and revolutionize the family. In contrasting the ideal of women’s emancipation with everyday experience under socialism, studies have demonstrated the limits of the socialist “solution” to “the woman question.” However, recent debates about the very notion, meaning, and existence of feminism(s) under socialist rule show the ongoing relevance of the topic.

CfP: Housing Regimes – New Approaches to a State-Citizen-Relation

Mon, 2019-07-29 10:54

Housing Regimes – New Approaches to a State-Citizen-Relation 
kritische berichte. Zeitschrift für Kunst- und Kulturwissenschaften, 
Volume 2, 2020

Editors: Yael Allweil, Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology / Regine Hess, Department of Architecture, Technical University Munich, Germany