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CfP: National Liberation, World Revolution: Anti-Colonial Networks and the Origins of Global Communism, 1914-24

Mon, 2021-08-30 10:08
International workshop hosted by the Institute of Contemporary History, New University of Lisbon, on November 26-27, 2021    

The end of the First World War and the Russian Revolution inaugurated a period of unprecedented global effervescence. Europe has often been regarded as the epicentre of these agitations and the Moscow-centred international communist movement as their protagonist.

100 Years with and without Kropotkin

Tue, 2021-08-24 08:48

[Final programme in PDF in attachment]

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CfP: Transfer. Journal of the Research Department of the European Trade Union Institute

Mon, 2021-08-23 14:55


Open (non-thematic) issue of Transfer, 4-2022

51st Annual Conference of the IALHI

Mon, 2021-08-23 14:46

Organized by the Swiss Social Archives, Zurich, Switzerland

Online event, September 8-10, 2021

Youth movements as political and social actors in past and present


Register here:


Wednesday, 8 September 2021

16.00 – 17.30
Welcome speech
Prof. Dr. Christian Koller, Director Swiss Social Archives

CfP: Penser la solidarité : un défi à relever dans l’urgence

Mon, 2021-08-23 14:31

La crise sanitaire provoquée par la Covid-19 a révélé et accentué d’importantes inégalités sociales liées à la classe, au genre et à la race, et ce notamment dans de nombreux pays occidentaux. Ces inégalités mettent à l’épreuve les modèles politiques démocratiques et libéraux et permettent aussi de reposer la question de la solidarité à de nouveaux frais.

New rarities in the Library of the Labour Movement’s Collection of Socialism (Finland)

Mon, 2021-08-23 10:17

The Library of the Labour Movement, Finland, has supplemented its Collection of Socialism, Marxism and Other Leftist Ideologies with relevant, and partly rare, foreign ephemera and booklets. The material has been catalogued into the library’s database and is now available for public use. The cataloguing project was funded by Yrjö Sirola Foundation.

CfP: Fuir les nazis : les exils bénis de l’Asie ?

Mon, 2021-08-16 13:54

Colloque organisé par l’Université Paul Valéry Montpellier III (IRIEC)

21 au 23 octobre 2021 à Montpellier

News from the Working Class Movement Library, as we mark the anniversary of Peterloo

Mon, 2021-08-16 13:49
Opportunity to visit the Library this Friday 

We are delighted to be running a second pilot 'return to WCML' day for exhibition visitors this Friday, 20 August.  Our ground floor will be open by appointment between 10.30am and 4.30pm that day - click here to book free tickets. You'll be able to view our exhibition Thomas Paine: citizen of the world and view our ground floor display area which contains lot

CfP: Universidad y política: actores, conflictos y miradas globales

Mon, 2021-08-09 14:02


 A revista Esboços: histórias em contextos globais convida pesquisadores a submeterem artigos para o dossiê “Universidad y política: actores, conflictos y miradas globales” organizado por Nayla Pis Diez (UNLP/CONICET) e Guadalupe Seia (CONICET/UBA). Os artigos devem ser enviados até 01 de outubro de 2021 a través da plataforma da revista. O dossiê será publicado 01 de maio de 2022.

Más información aquí.


CfP: Socialism in the English-speaking Caribbean

Mon, 2021-08-09 14:00

Organised workers’ movements first appeared as a significant social force in the British Caribbean Region Colonies before the Second World War. Anticolonial movements began to gather momentum in the region around the same time. Socialists and socialist ideas played a significant part in both sets of movements, particularly as they developed and began to see political success in the post-war era.

CfP: Violence against Women: Historical and Comparative Perspectives

Mon, 2021-08-09 12:05

A Joint Workshop of the Humboldt Foundation Anneliese Maier Award and the German Historical Institute London

Convenors: Christina von Hodenberg and Jane Freeland (German Historical Institute London), Sylvia Walby (Violence & Society Centre, City University of London), Karen Shire (Essen College for Gender Research, University Duisburg-Essen, Germany)

German Historical Institute London, 14-16 July 2022

CfP: NS-Bibliothekspolitik und -praxis in Europa

Mon, 2021-08-09 11:59

Zu den Aufgaben der Luxemburger Nationalbibliothek gehört u.a. die Erforschung der Luxemburger Bibliothekslandschaft vom Echternacher Skriptorium bis ins 21. Jahrhundert. Die Tagung NS-Bibliothekspolitik und -praxis in Europa schreibt sich in diesen Forschungsschwerpunkt ein. Ziel ist es, die Bibliothekslandschaft in den angeschlossenen und besetzten Gebieten im europäischen Vergleich zu beschreiben.

CfP: Reimagining Citizenship in Postwar Europe

Mon, 2021-08-09 11:57

Although fighting in the European theatre of World War II officially ended in May 1945, for millions of displaced and homeless individuals the struggle had only begun. Large groups of ethnic minorities were subjected to resettlement policies that uprooted them from their former homes. Others, mainly from Eastern Europe, fought against repatriation to their countries of origin. At the same time, Allied occupiers and new governments across the continent began to rethink what sovereignty might look like after the war.

CfP: Slavery and Other Forms of Strong Asymmetrical Dependencies in Ottoman South Eastern Europe

Mon, 2021-08-09 11:56

The research group “The Ottoman Europe: Methods and Perspectives of Early Modern Studies on Southeast Europe” ( is a Germany-based, open circle of scholars from different fields of historical research as East- and Southeast European history, Ottoman studies and philology of all relevant languages. Our common interest lies in multidisciplinary Early-Modern studies on Southeast Europe, roughly the zone of Ottoman dominance or influence.

CfP: Des politiques sociales visant l’égalité de genre ? Principes et mise en œuvre dans le travail social

Mon, 2021-08-02 09:43

La Revue des politiques sociales et familiales (RPSF) lance un appel à articles pour son n° 145. Ce numéro publiera des articles (articles scientifiques, articles de synthèse et d'études et comptes-rendus) sur le thème suivant « Des politiques sociales visant l’égalité de genre ? Principes et mise en œuvre dans le travail social » autour de trois questionnements : la production de politiques sociales plus « égalitaires » ? ; un travail social aux visées plus égalitaristes ?

CfP: Knowledge on the Move: Information Networks During and After the Holocaust

Mon, 2021-08-02 09:39

International Workshop at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles (APR 04, 2022 - APR 05, 2022)

Conveners: Robin M Buller (GHI / PRO, UC Berkeley), Wolf Gruner (USC Dornsife Center for Advanced Genocide Research), Anne-Christin Klotz (GHI / PRO, UC Berkeley) / Co-organized by the Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute Washington (GHI / PRO) and the USC Dornsife Center for Advanced Genocide Research

CfP: Imperialism and Resistance in Middle East and North Africa

Sun, 2021-08-01 22:00
"Special Issue Call for Papers - Journal of Labor and Society: Imperialism and Resistance in Middle East and North Africa A decade after the epochal revolutions of 2011, the Middle East and North Africa is subject to an extraordinary condensation of the old and new aspects of imperialism. For instance, the 'settler-colonialism' of Israel and the pertinent effects of the 'classical' occupations of Afghanistan and Iraq endure in tandem with new forms of external and regional military interventions.

CfP: The Social Reproduction of Agrarian Change: Feminist Political Economy & Rural Transformations in the Global South

Sun, 2021-08-01 21:48

Call for Papers

For a Special Issue of the Journal of Agrarian Change

Edited by Elena Baglioni, Hannah Bargawi, Alessandra Mezzadri, Lyn Ossome and Sara Stevano

CfP: 15° Congreso Nacional de Estudios del Trabajo Lxs trabajadorxs, la producción y la reproducción de la vida social en crisis. Cambios y persistencias en un contexto de pandemia

Sun, 2021-08-01 21:22

[See PDF attached]


La Asociación Argentina de Especialistas en Estudios del Trabajo (ASET) tiene el agrado de anunciar que durante 2021 tendrá lugar el 15º Congreso Nacional de Estudios del Trabajo. El mismo se desarrollará del 1 al 3 de diciembre en modalidad semi-presencial.

Información general En se encuentra disponible toda la información sobre el 15º Congreso y los congresos anteriores.

CfA: Doctoral researcher - Institute for Social Movements

Wed, 2021-07-28 16:46

The Ruhr University Bochum (RUB) is one of Germany’s leading research universities. The „Institute for Social Movements“ (ISB) is a central research institute of the RUB under the directorship of Professor Stefan Berger, which has a long track record of researching the comparative history and present-day relevance of social movements.

The ISB is looking for

1 doctoral researcher (part time 25,88 h/w; payment according to German public service scale - E 12/13 TV-L)

The position is available for 36 months from 1 January 2022.