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CfP: Tavernes, cafés, bistrots… Lieux de sociabilité populaire, des années 1750 aux années 1920

Mon, 2020-04-06 09:52

De nos jours, une institution capitale de la vie sociale des milieux populaires se trouve en pleine régression : il s’agit de ces lieux de sociabilité qu’étaient jadis les cafés, bistrots, tavernes et autres débits de boissons, dont le nombre diminue sensiblement – en France uniquement, on ne recense plus que 30 000 cafés dans les années 2010 là où il y en avait plus de 200 000 dans les années 1960.

CfP: Solidarity and Humanitarianism in the Global South between Decolonization and the Cold War (1960s-1980s)

Mon, 2020-04-06 09:50

28-29th September 2020 at Centre Marc Bloch, Berlin

CfP: Dealing with Rent and Rentier Economies: New Challenges for Institutional Economics

Mon, 2020-04-06 09:43

Rent has been a major issue in economics for more than two centuries.

CfP: Alcohol in the Muslim World: History, Geography, Practices and Policies (15th-21st centuries)

Mon, 2020-04-06 09:39

Nessim ZNAIEN and Philippe BOURMAUD

CfP: Decolonizing Museum Cultures and Collections: Mapping Theory and Practice in East-Central Europe

Mon, 2020-04-06 09:30

University of Warsaw, October 22-23, 2020*

*COVID-19: Given the changing circumstances, we will consider moving the conference to online remote presentations if need be.

Prof. Erica Lehrer (Concordia University, Montreal)

CfP: Central America: Spaces, cartographies and representations

Mon, 2020-04-06 09:27

Versions in French and Spanish available here:



We dedicate the next issue of Amérika magazine to "Central America: Spaces, cartographies and representations". This publication is an extension of the international colloquium of the European Research Network on Central America (RedISCA organized at the University of Nantes (CRINI laboratory) on November 14, 15 and 16, 2019.


CfP: The Vanguard of Class and Nation: Parties as Governments in Eurasia, 1920s–1990s

Mon, 2020-04-06 09:11

The University of Heidelberg invites chapter proposals for the edited volume “The Vanguard of Class and Nation: Parties as Governments in Eurasia, 1920s–1990s.” The book workshop for the invited authors is scheduled to take place in Heidelberg on April 22–23, 2021.

CfP: Online Symposium: Epidemic Urbanism: Reflections on History

Mon, 2020-04-06 09:03

Epidemic illnesses—not only a product of biology, but also social and cultural phenomena—are as old as cities themselves. The recent pandemic of COVID-19 has put into perspective the impact of epidemic illness on urban life, and exposed the vulnerabilities of the societies it ravages as much as the bodies it infects. How can epidemics help us understand urban environments? What insights from the outbreak, experience, and response to previous urban epidemics might inform our understanding of COVID-19?

Washing hands, mouth caps, health, hygiene and... Chinese propaganda posters

Mon, 2020-03-30 15:53
Washing hands, mouth caps,, campaigns against infectuous diseases and for health and hygiene in general: all this can be found in the large collection of Chinese propaganda posters of the IISH and Stefan Landsberger.

CfP: Memory as a Dialogue? History for Young People

Mon, 2020-03-30 13:46

Historical narratives are foundational for most collective identities. The way any group relates to its history has implications for its political and social imaginaries and what is politically feasible. Given that importance, the political or social elite of a group tends to invest significant resources into the kind of historical narratives that are being cultivated. These narratives often suggest an appropriate behaviour that qualifies a person as a member of the respective group, be that a nation, a region or an ethnicity.

CfP: The Independence of Peru in Global Perspective

Mon, 2020-03-30 11:53
12 October 2020, 10.00am - 6.00pm Venue

CfP: Contested Meanings of Migration Facilitation: Emigration Agents, Coyotes, Rescuers, and Human Traffickers

Mon, 2020-03-30 11:51

Annual Academic and Policy Symposium: Innovation through Migration at GHI PRO
Conveners: Ulf Brunnbauer (Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies & Regensburg University) and Andrea Westermann (GHI PRO)

The symposium will explore migration facilitation as situated between securing borders, solidarity networks, and economic interests or needs. It brings together Germany-based professionals from the academic, cultural, activist, and policy sectors as well as colleagues from California and other parts of the United States working in similar contexts.

CfP: Die Arbeiter und die Anderen: Arbeiterbewegung, Nation und Migration vom 19. bis ins 21. Jahrhundert

Mon, 2020-03-30 11:39

Call for Articles für die historische Fachzeitschrift „Arbeit – Bewegung – Geschichte“

CfP: Sixième rencontre du groupe Res-Hist (Réseaux & Histoire) “Réseaux bipartis en histoire”

Mon, 2020-03-30 10:13

Appel à communications pour la sixième rencontre du groupe Res-Hist (Réseaux & Histoire)
“Réseaux bipartis en histoire”
Aix-en-Provence, 21-22 octobre 2020

CfP: Take Back Control. Digital Capitalism and Beyond

Mon, 2020-03-30 09:47

Karl Dietz Verlag, publisher of the Marx-Engels-Werke (MEW), is planning a volume with the working title "Take Back Control. Digital Capitalism and Beyond" in its new series "Analyzes". Editors: Timo Daum and Sabine Nuss.

In the volume we want the debate about planned economy / cybernetics, which is currently experiencing a renaissance in the face of digital technologies to analyze, to be discussed and critically examined with Marx (implicitly or explicitly). 

CfP: Unchaining Solidarities: Reflections on Cooperation and Mutual Aid

Mon, 2020-03-30 09:44

Dear all,

Since we believe that the announced edited collection Unchaining Solidarities: Reflections on Cooperation and Mutual Aid has become dramatically more relevant under the current circumstances worldwide, we decided to extend the deadline for submitting chapter proposals to March 31, 2020. We especially invite new submissions that aim to reflect on the Covid-19 situation from the perspective of the collection's themes (please see below).

Archivos de historia del movimiento obrero y la izquierda, n. 16 (march 2020)

Mon, 2020-03-23 16:51

Archivos de historia del movimiento obrero y la izquierda anuncia la aparición de su número 16 en acceso abierto

Web:      ISSN: 2313-9749 | ISSN en línea: 2683-9601

WORCK Newsletter N° 2

Mon, 2020-03-23 10:18

Aalborg/Vienna, 19 March 2020


Dear members of the COST Action WORCK,

dear colleagues interested in the study of labour and coercion,


HM Montreal Postponed

Mon, 2020-03-23 10:11
Cher·ère·s panélistes de La Grande transition 2020,

C’est avec le coeur gros que le comité organisateur de La Grande transition 2020 : Construire l’utopie a pris la décision de reporter indéfiniment la tenue du colloque, qui était prévu du 21 au 24 mai 2020. En effet, avec la situation instable entourant la maladie COVID-19 ainsi que les récentes mesures prises par le gouvernement provincial et l’Université du Québec à Montréal, il n’y a aucun doute que la meilleure chose à faire pour le colloque est de le remettre à plus tard.

CfP: Rémunérations et autorités politiques, XVe-XXIe siècle

Mon, 2020-03-23 09:40

Rémunérations et autorités politiques, XVe-XXIe siècle

Colloque international du Groupe Remuneration, workers and employers organisations: bargaining and struggle in the longue durée

Université Gustave Eiffel, 18-19 septembre 2020


Le groupe “Remuneration, workers and employers organisations: bargaining and struggle in the longue durée”