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CfP: Histories of Inequality

Tue, 2021-01-19 10:37
The UCL Americas Research Network is delighted to present its sixth annual conference: Histories of Inequality, to be held virtually on 1 June 2021. Join an interdisciplinary group of scholars to debate and discuss the historical antecedents of our era’s entrenched injustices and inequities. We are also excited to announce that Professor Gareth Davies (UCL) will deliver a keynote lecture on the racial politics of US disaster relief.

Disaster Planning for Archivists & Librarians

Mon, 2021-01-18 14:58
An online panel discussion from the Society for the Study of Labour History Archives and Resources Committee 

News from the Working Class Movement Library

Mon, 2021-01-18 13:25
Cheering up Blue Monday with poetry and radical history

Our evening of poetry with Oliver James Lomax last Thursday saw us reach our maximum limit of 100 Zoom attendees for the first time - wow.  If you were too late in trying to log on and therefore didn't get to 'attend', you can see the full event now on our YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/wcmlibrary - alongside all of our online talks from 2020.  Happy watching.
 

CfP: Configurations des héritages féministes. Revue « Recherches féministes », vol. 35 n°1

Mon, 2021-01-18 13:07

Le dossier consacré aux configurations des héritages féministes cherchera à mettre en évidence les héritages symboliques et matériels que reçoivent les féministes, et également les héritages qu’elles désirent léguer aux générations suivantes. Par héritage, nous entendons ce que l’on retient ou ce qui est transmis par celles qui nous précèdent, et ce, que les liens avec elles soient choisis, imposés, familiaux ou identitaires. La notion d’héritage est relationnelle, car nous considérons, à l’instar de Françoise Collin, que « la transmission n’est pas un mouvement à sens unique.

CfP: Historicizing the Refugee Experience, 17th-21st centuries: First Annual International Seminar in Historical Refugee Studies

Mon, 2021-01-18 13:02

The University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE), the German Historical Institute in Washington (GHI) and the National History Center of the American Historical Association (NHC), in cooperation with the Interdisciplinary Center for Integration and Migration Research (InZentIM), the Institute for the Advanced Study in the Humanities (KWI) and the Käte Hamburger Kolleg / Centre for Global Cooperation Research (KHK/GCR21), are pleased to announce the first International Seminar in Historical Refugee Studies, which will be held at the KWI in Essen, October 12–15, 2021.

Stalinism and the Struggle for Social Control: 1929 to 1956

Mon, 2021-01-18 13:01

This workshop builds on, and challenges, the scholarship on the response to social disorder under Stalin by examining social control more broadly. Police purges were a massive response to social disorder, yet the question of social control was not limited to the police. In the same decade of the purges, courts and prosecutors were processing millions of cases.

CfP: 27th International Conference on Jewish Studies

Mon, 2021-01-18 12:54

The Conference will be held in Moscow on July 11–13 2021

CfP: Socialist Political Thought in East Central Europe, 1889–1968: Concepts, Debates, Questions

Mon, 2021-01-18 12:51

Workshop

(May 14 and 15, 2021 – Central European University in Budapest or Online: TBA)

Migration and Racism in the Americas: The Case of Migrants in the United States

Mon, 2021-01-18 12:45

The exclusion of migrants and their descendants based on racism and xenophobia have a long historical tradition, particularly in the United States and Europe. Recent spike of populism and the securitization of borders highlight the urgency to discuss these topics in an intertwined and transregional perspective. Ramon Grosfoguel will address related questions in his lecture, and Julia Roth (Bielfeld University) will provide a contextual analysis of his presentation.

Hydrocarbures et sociétés : travail, relations sociales et culture industrielle aux XIXe et XXe siècles

Mon, 2021-01-18 12:35

e-Journée d’études « Hydrocarbures et sociétés : travail, relations sociales et culture industrielle aux XIXe et XXe siècles » qui se tiendra vendredi 5 février 2021 de 15h à 18h en direct sur Teams.

 

Il PCI, le revoluzioni e il socialismo (Donald Sassoon)

Mon, 2021-01-18 10:37
22 gennaio 2021FONDAZIONE GRAMSCI
ORE 11,30 - 12,30
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@fondazionegramsci | www.fondazionegramsci.org

Lezione organizzata in occasione del Centenario della nascita del Partito comunista italiano
 
ORE  11,30-12,30
 
Lezione di Donald Sassoon

1921-2021. A 100 anni dalla nascita del Partito Comunista Italiano

Mon, 2021-01-18 09:57

Nel 2021 ricorre il centenario della nascita del Partito Comunista Italiano.

RS LXMBRG – Die Andersdenkende

Mon, 2021-01-18 09:54
  RS LXMBRG – Die Andersdenkende

Zum 150. Geburtstag Rosa Luxemburgs: Webstory in vier Sprachen –
Kurzfilme und Serie – Onlinekonferenz und mehr

 

CfA: Ten Fellowships at The Heinz Heinen Kolleg – Center for Advanced Study at the Bonn Center for Dependency and Slavery Studies

Thu, 2021-01-14 10:08

The Heinz Heinen Kolleg – Center for Advanced Study at the Bonn Center for Dependency and Slavery Studies (BCDSS) calls for applications for ten fellowships for the academic year 2021/2022

City Intelligible. Book Launch & Discussion with Frank Perlin

Thu, 2021-01-14 10:03
Book Launch & Discussion with Frank Perlin. Comments by Jairus Banaji, Neeladri Bhattacharya, and Aditya Sarkar. 15:00 CET / 7:30 P.M.

CfP: Intersectional approaches to coercion and marginalization in labour

Mon, 2021-01-11 12:07

Proposal for a Special Issue on

“Intersectional approaches to coercion and marginalization in labour”

 

Extended deadline: 1 March 2021

 

Guest editors: Natalia Jarska (Warsaw, Poland) and Hanne Østhus (Bonn, Germany).

 

Call for papers

CfP: Tackling child labour in the global south

Mon, 2021-01-11 11:12
 

Convened by Pedro Goulart (Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal) and Nina Schneider (Universität Duisburg-Essen, Germany)

EADI ISS Conference 2021: Solidarity, Peace and Social Justice
5 - 8 July 2021 (online)

Retrieving Women's Voices in African Political History

Mon, 2021-01-11 10:50

Second webinar of the Working group on the Power of Sources in African studies. Discussion theme: "Beyond silences: Retrieving women's voices in African political history", Tuesday 12 January 2021, 5-7pm CET. Online.

Presentation of “Mothering’s Many Labours”, Past & Present’s fifteenth annual supplement

Mon, 2021-01-11 10:25

On Friday 15th January (17:15-19:00 London time) the Womens’ History Seminar at the Institute of Historical Research, London will be hosting – virtually via Zoom – a roundtable and launch celebration event for “Mothering’s Many Labours” Past & Present’s fifteenth annual supplement. The supplement has been edited by Prof. Emma Griffin (University of East Anglia) and Prof. Sarah Knott (University of Indiana).

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