IISH News Service July 2008

New items on the IISH website in June 2008


IISH News Service July 1, 2008
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New items on the IISH website in June 2008:

[url]http://www.iisg.nl/research/globlab-toronto.php[/url]
Summer Institute 'Transnational Labour, Transnational Methods' at the University of Toronto, co-sponsored by the IISH.

[url]http://www.iisg.nl/friends/meeting.php[/url]
Meeting of the Friends of the IISH on 3 July 2008.

[url]http://www.iisg.nl/news/abolition.php[/url]
'The Abolition of the Slave Trade: Long-term Consequences', conference at the IISH from 30 June until 2 July 2008.

[url]http://www.chineseposters.net/gallery'China in Posters The Dreamt Reality': posters from the collections of the IISH and Stefan Landsberger on display in the Kunsthal, Rotterdam.

[url]http://www.iisg.nl/research/migrantenorganisaties.php[/url]
'Postcolonial' migrants in the Netherlands founded almost 2600 organizations. These can now be searched online.

[url]http://sephisemagazine.org/current/current.htmlNew issue of 'Global South', the Sephis e-Magazine for scholars and students based in in countries of the "south" to engage in conversations about development and history.

[url]http://www.iisg.nl/collections/acquisitions2008.php[/url]
Recent acquisitions: Asian Network for the Rights of Occupational Accident Victims, Campaign Against Psychiatric Abuse, a Brigada Mixta Banner, and picture postcards from Germany and the Soviet Union.

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Upcoming events: [url]http://www.iisg.nl/news/[/url]

Until 31 August 2008
Exhibition: "Willem. In geuren en kleuren"
Political drawings by Willem (Bernhard Willem Holtrop)
In: Persmuseum - (in Dutch)

14 June - 21 September 2008
Exhibition: "China in Posters: The Dreamt Reality"
Posters from the collections of IISH and Stefan Landsberger
In: Kunsthal Rotterdam

30 June - 2 July 2008
Colloquium: "The Abolition of the Slave Trade: Longterm Consequences"


3 July 2008
Seventeenth Meeting of Friends of the IISH

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