International Conference at the Department of African Studies, University of Vienna Thursday to Friday, 16th to 17th May 2019
Organiser: Arno Sonderegger
The conference welcomes contributions to the long history of Pan-African intellectual activism in the 20th and 21st century. In particular, papers that approach this topic through (auto-) biography and close readings of Pan-African traditions and narratives are called for.
Contributors shall hand in a significant abstract (300 to 400 words) and a short CV (not exceeding 1 page) by Sunday, 6th January 2019.
Please save ABSTRACT and CV in one single WORD file and ATTACH it to your mail. Please name the subject heading “Pan-African Intellectual Activism” and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For detailed information see link .
When: 25 – 26 October 2019. Where: Vienna Center of Taiwan Studies, Campus, University of Vienna.
Application Deadline: 11 January 2019!!
Electronic application under the following link .
For further information see PDF .
The 4th Cátedra Friedrich Katz Conference in 2018 under the title Walking Through Walls, Transgressing Frontiers. Border Regimes and Phantom Borders in North America and Central Europe since 1848 is a joint venture by the University of Chicago and the University of Vienna.
When: 18/19 October 2018. Where: University of Vienna.
The provisional program can be found here.
Call for a book contribution to:
Walking Through Walls, Transgressing Frontiers. Border Regimes and Phantom Borders in North America and Central Europe since 1848.
Prof. Dr. Martina Kaller, Dr. Berthold Molden and Mag. Laurin Blecha, all from University of Vienna, kindly invite you to contribute with you conference paper (October 2018) or related topics to an edited volume to be published in 2020.
All further information can be found here.
The Conference is convened by Rory Archer (UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies/CSEES University of Graz) and Goran Musić (Central European University/CSEES University of Graz) in the framework of a 2014-2018 research project supported by the Austrian Science Fund (FWF) Between Class and Nation: Working Class Communities in 1980s Serbia and Montenegro. It takes place from 24 to 27 May 2018 at the University of Vienna in cooperation with the Department of Economic and Social History.
Scholars are invited to to send abstracts (250-500 words) and a short biographical statement to EastLabour@gmail.com by 15 January 2018. Selected presenters will be informed by 10 February 2018. The working language of the conference is English. Please note that the organizers are unable to fund travel and accommodation costs other than a limited number of stipends for junior scholars.
For further information see PDF.
The conference “Globalized Peripheries. New Approaches to the Atlantic World 1680-1850” takes place from the 5th until the 7th of July 2018 at the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder). All interested researchers are invited to participate in the call for papers. Proposals of ca. 300 words as well as a short CV (max. 1 page) should be sent to: email@example.com Deadline: October 15th, 2017.
For further information see CFP Globalized Peripheries .
Ulrich Hofmeister and Kerstin Jobst from the Insitute of East European History at the University of Vienna host a conference on Planned Communities in the Age of Enlightenment from 26 to 28 October 2017. “This conference seeks to examine towns and cities which were founded or fundamentally rebuilt during the late 17th and the 18th centuries inside and outside of Europe.” Please send your proposals until 15 May 2017. For further details click here.
On 14-15 December 2017 an international conference on (Re)Creating A Global Literary Canon will be held at the University of Vienna. Deadline for proposals: 15 April 2017. For more details see PDF.
On 11-12 May 2017 an international workshop on Representations of External Threats in History (Ancient World to 19th Century) will be held in Madrid, hosted by the Centro de Ciencias Humanas y Sociales (CCHS) and the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC). Deadline for the abstracts: 4 December 2016. For more details see PDF.
Call for Panels for the Fifth European Congress on World and Global History in Budapest, August 31st – Septemper 3rd 2017. For further Details see Call for Panels_ENIUGH Congress_2017
Berholdt Unfried and Eric Burton welcome contributions to a panel on Developing the Others, Improving Oneself at the international conference Development, Solidarity and the Mutual Interest, University of Vienna, December 2nd and 3rd, 2016. Deadline for application: May 20th 2016. For further details see Link.