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CfP: The Ottoman Empire, Its Minoritized Voices, and the Global South

Mon, 2022-10-10 09:56
We welcome paper proposals for the following seminar at the ACLA 2023 Annual Meeting in Chicago (March 16-19):

 

CfP: Syndicalisme et environnement

Mon, 2022-10-10 09:39
 Argumentaire

La question environnementale a rarement été au cœur des préoccupations des recherches en sciences sociales qui portent sur les organisations et les pratiques syndicales. Pourtant, de manière plus ou moins indirecte, toutes les chercheuses et tous les chercheurs qui se sont intéressés aux organisations syndicales ont pu observer des débats ou des pratiques qui présentent une dimension environnementale.

Memorial awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 2022

Sun, 2022-10-09 11:58

The International Association of Labour History Institutions is honoured to congratulate Memorial, which has just been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize 2022 together with human rights advocate Ales Bialiatski from Belarus, and the Ukrainian human rights organisation Center for Civil Liberties. Memorial is a human rights organisation founded in Moscow, Russia, in 1987, and a long-time member of our association.

 

Workplaces: Pasts and Presents Takes the Digital Turn

Fri, 2022-10-07 15:58
 
Workplaces: Pasts and Presents Takes the Digital Turn
Mariana Stoler; Rick Halpern
 
Labor (2022) 19 (3): 5–7.
https://doi.org/10.1215/15476715-9794942Tags: ELHN

ELHN Labour & Empire Working Group Seminar Series

Thu, 2022-10-06 09:30

European Labour History Network
Labour & Empire Working Group
Seminar Series
2022-23

Seminars will be at 4pm UK time/5pm Central European time on Zoom. They will last 1.30 hour, with up to 45 mins of presentation and 45 minutes of Q&A. Presenters will have the option to pre-circulate their papers at their will.

Tags: ELHN

CfP: Sguardi incrociati: editoria e Oltremare fra colonialismo e post-colonialismo

Tue, 2022-10-04 16:05

** FOR ENGLISH AND FRENCH SEE ATTACHED PDF

 

CfP: Historical Materialism Special Issue on ‘Western Marxism’

Tue, 2022-10-04 15:58

Ever since the publication in 1976 of Perry Anderson’s Considerations on Western Marxism, the very notion of Western Marxism has been a reference point, a widely used categorization, and the object of intense debates and controversies. The idea that there is a particular version of ‘Western’ Marxism, opposed to both classical Marxism, but also to ‘Eastern’ Marxism, in the sense of the Marxist orthodoxy projected by the Soviet Union, was not, of course, Anderson’s in the first place.

Séminaire: Acteurs, mouvements, groupes sociaux (2022-2023, Sciences Po)

Mon, 2022-10-03 10:40
Domaine Expériences | Acteurs, mouvements, groupes sociaux

Ce séminaire s’intéresse à l’histoire des individus et des mouvements collectifs qui se sont efforcés d’influencer l’opinion et les décisions publiques sur des questions sociales, politiques ou culturelles. L’objet du séminaire porte aussi bien sur des mouvements dits « conservateurs » que «progressistes», voire «révolutionnaires» ou «réactionnaires».

CfP: Pour une histoire de la protection sociale dans les fonctions publiques (XIXe-XXIe siècles)

Mon, 2022-10-03 10:38

Appel à intentions d’articles pour la Revue d’histoire de la protection sociale

CfP: Writing Global History: Perspectives from Global South

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:37
 

Global history is emerging as a significant perspective in contemporary history writing. This approach examines the transnational networks through which human societies emerge as interactive global communities. Its increasing relevance can be attributed to its explicit focus on transnational relations; transcending euro-centric dominance; and exploring interconnections between and among (but not limited to) regions, communities, and commodities across historical periods.

CfP: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Brazilian Slavery in Global Perspective

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:32

The Brazilian journal Esboços: histórias em contextos globais (ISSN 2175-7976) invites researchers to submit papers to the special issue “Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Brazilian Slavery in Global Perspective” organized by Clemente Gentil Penna, Marcelo Matheus, and Melina Teubner. The papers must be submitted through the journal’s electronic platform until December 30, 2022. The special issue will be published in v. 30 n. 54, 2023.

CfP: The Great Transition. Fighting back in Times of Global Crisis: Repoliticizing, Imagining, Achieving

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:23

*French Follows*

Call for papers, actions, and workshops

The Great Transition, 18-21 May 2023
Organized by Alternatives and Historical Materialism

Fighting back in Times of Global Crisis: Repoliticizing, Imagining, Achieving

CfP: Capitalism and American Political Development - New Political Science

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:22

Edited by James Parisot (Assistant Professor, University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley) and Jeffrey D. Broxmeyer (Associate Professor, The University of Toledo)  

 

CfP: Cem anos de História e consciência de classe: Lukács e a teoria crítica hoje

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:13
 

 

Organização:

Mariana Teixeira, Freie Universität Berlin (m.teixeira@fu-berlin.de)

Victor Strazzeri, Universität Bern/Berliner Institut für kritische Theorie, e.V. (victor.strazzeri@unibe.ch)

CfP: Transgender Studies Quarterly: The Trans Marxist Issue

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:12

Transgender Studies Quarterly 11.2: The Trans Marxist Issue
 
Guest Editors
Ira Terán - anochecientes@gmail.com
Emrys Travis - emrys.travis@gmail.com
 
The Trans Marxist Issue
 

CfP: Maritime solidarity: Past and present

Wed, 2022-09-28 13:41

 

Amsterdam, International Institute of Social History, 22-23 September 2023

Organizing committee: Pepijn Brandon, Niklas Frykman, Marcus Rediker, and Nandita Sharma

International Conference: Social History of Capitalism

Wed, 2022-09-28 13:35

University of Bonn, 10-12 October 2022

 

The International Social History Association (ISHA), the Bonn Centre for Dependency and Slavery Studies (BCDSS), and the Cluster of Excellence “Contestations of the Liberal Script” convene the International Conference “Social History of Capitalism”. The conference will run fully virtually.

 

Nuevo número de Archivos de historia del movimiento obrero y la izquierda

Wed, 2022-09-21 15:00

Archivos de historia 

del movimiento obrero y la izquierda

anuncia la aparición de su número 21

  

https://www.archivosrevista.com.ar   ISSN: 2313-9749 | ISSN en línea: 2683-9601

 

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CfP: Cyborg Workers: The Past, Present and Future of Automated Labour

Wed, 2022-09-21 14:52

 

International Conference at Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies

Aarhus University, Denmark

From 14 to 16 June 2023

 

With keynote lectures by

Phoebe Moore (University of Essex) & Marcel van der Linden (University of Amsterdam)

 

CfP: 2023 Tallinn Dissertation Prize in European Environmental History

Mon, 2022-09-19 09:49

The European Society for Environmental History welcomes submissions for the 2023 Tallinn Dissertation Prize in European Environmental History. The Dissertation Prize aims to support early career environmental history scholars based in Europe or those based outside Europe but whose work contributes to European environmental history.

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