IISH News Service, 3 November 2008

New items on the IISH website in October 2008

New items on the IISH website in October 2008:

Contents, summaries, and reviews of the 'Tijdschrift voor Sociale en Economische Geschiedenis' (TSEG) special on labour migrants and cross-border commuters. (Text in Dutch, summaries in English)

International conference about the role of charisma in the rise of the so-called key figures in emergent social movements

Debate about Marx on the occasion of the publication of the book '125 jaar Marx' (in Dutch)

A yearly prize named after Herman van Renselaar for the best MA thesis written on the basis of the Turkish language materials available at the IISH

The Historical Image Archive on Migrants shows photos of Surinamese immigrants (Text in Dutch)

Recent acquisitions: papers of Jan Petrus de Putter, David H.D. Truong and Albert Elbrink, photos of Dora Russell, and Russian Samizdat printings.

'Protesteer! Actieaffiches vanaf 1965', an exhibition of Dutch protest posters as of 1965 in Verzetsmuseum, Amsterdam.

The 'International Review of Social History' calls for papers relating to Globalization, Environmental Change, and Social History

Life and works of Athanasius Kircher (1602-1680), with illustrations from the collection of the Academy Library (Dutch text)

Call for Papers for the 8th European Social Science History Conference in Ghent, Belgium, 13 - 16 April 2010

'Lijf en leden' ('Body and limbs: gender and the historical body') is the title of the new Dutch yearbook of women's history (Dutch text)

Catalogue and samples of Tarnschriften, publications issued during the Hitler regime with disguised covers to conceal their content

New publication by the Dutch Press Museum: 'K'ranti! De Surinaamse pers, 1774-2008'

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

Until 9 November 2008
Exhibition: Censorship through the ages
In: Persmuseum - in Dutch

Until 22 November 2008
Exhibition: Signs of Change: Social Movement Cultures 1960s to the Present
In: Exit Art, New York

Until 29 March 2009
Exhibition: 'PROTESTEER! Actieaffiches vanaf 1965' - posters from IISH collections
In: Verzetsmuseum, Amsterdam

6 - 7 November 2008
Conference: Charisma and Emergent Social Movements
In: Groningen

7 - 8 November 2008
Workshop: Postcolonial Immigration and Identity Formation in Europe since 1945: Towards a comparative Perspective

20 November 2008 - 8 March 2009
Exhibition: "Waldemar Post. The Last Illustrator"
In: Persmuseum - Dutch text

25 November 2008
Lecture by Thomas Lindblad: The Economic Decolonization of Indonesia Revisited

12 - 13 December 2008
Workshop: A Social History of Labour in the Iranian Oil Industry, 1908-2008

13 - 15 December 2008
Conference: Collecting Sources for Social History: who, how, where?

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