Social and Labour History News
La Société d’histoire de 1848 a le plaisir d’annoncer la tenue, les 19 et 20 juin prochains, de la première édition des Rencontres du XIXesiècle, organisées sous son parrainage.
Fondazione Giangiacomo Feltrinelli is one of the major European centres of research and documentation in the fields of history, political science, economics and social scien-ces, with particular emphasis on the history of ideas, political cultures and democratic movements in the framework of globalization related phenomena. In recent years, Fon-dazione Feltrinelli has established fruitful collaborations with numerous research centres of excellence all over the world (e.g.
The social history of black populations in France / Histoire sociale des populations noires en France
Depuis plusieurs années, des travaux étudient les formes de racialisation subies, ou revendiquées par certains groupes dans la société française, en particulier par les populations noires. Ils invitent également à analyser les usages sociaux de la notion de race – entendue comme un fait social et non biologique – en France et ils interrogent de façon générale la place à accorder à la « question raciale » dans l’historiographie française. Quelle histoire sociale des populations noires ces travaux permettent-ils de construire ?
CfP: Planetary Utopias, Capitalist Dystopias: Justice, Nature & the Liberation of Life. Fifth annual conference of the World-Ecology Research Network
Planetary Utopias, Capitalist Dystopias: Justice, Nature & the Liberation of Life
Fifth annual conference of the World-Ecology Research Network
May 30-31, June 1, 2019
California Institute of Integral Studies Department of Anthropology and Social Change
Call for sessions and papers on Labour and Working Class History for the Thirteenth European Social Science History Conference (ESSHC)
Call for sessions and papers on Labour and Working Class History for the Thirteenth European Social Science History Conference (ESSHC), Leiden, The Netherlands, 18 – 21 March, 2020
People’s History Museum (PHM) in Manchester is commemorating the bicentenary of the Peterloo Massacre, a monumental event in the city’s history, and a defining moment for Britain’s democracy. It will do this through a programme of exhibitions, events and learning sessions that will explore the past, present and future of protest.
Christian Neuhäuser (TU Dortmund University), Gabriel Wollner (University of Bayreuth), Lea Ypi (London School of Economics), Nicholas Vrousalis (Universiteit Leiden), Robin Celikates (Universiteit van Amsterdam).
In cooperation with Wissenschaftskolleg Berlin and Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung.
Wissenschaftskolleg Berlin, Wallotstr.14, 14193 Berlin
10th-11th of January 2019
Thursday, January 10th
GHI West, the Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute Washington DC invites proposals for papers to be presented at the 3rd Bucerius Young Scholars Forum to be held at UC Berkeley, October 21-23, 2019. We seek proposals from post-doctoral scholars, recent PhDs, as well as those in the final stages of their dissertations with a background in history and/or related fields.
Almost thirty years have passed since Maria Luddy, Margaret MacCurtain and Mary O’Dowd issued their agenda for Irish women’s history. Highlighting the paucity of research on women's lives, the agenda identified the family as a potential avenue of fruitful research.
Centre for Migration and Diaspora Studies (SOAS) Seminar Series
Transnational Labour Regimes, Migrant Labour and the Changing Territoriality of Korean Development
Professor Dae-Oup Chang (Sogang University, Korea)
Wednesday 9th January, 5:15pm, Room G3 (Main Building) (SOAS)
East End Suffragettes: the photographs of Norah Smyth
8 January - 9 February 2019
Tues-Sat: 11.00-18.00 daily. Admission free.
Call for Papers: Organizing against the Tide: Alternative Economies and Gendered Labor
We are pleased to invite submissions for the ninth issue of Kohl: a Journal for Body and Gender Research, slated for publication in June 2019. Young activists, independent researchers, graduate students and fresh graduates are particularly encouraged to apply. We also welcome submissions from seminal contributors in the field.