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CfP- Archipelagic Memory: Intersecting Geographies, Histories and Disciplines

CfP- Archipelagic Memory: Intersecting Geographies, Histories and Disciplines

University of Mauritius, 4 – 6 August 2020

Confirmed keynote speakers:
Ananya Jahanara Kabir, King’s College London
Isabel Hofmeyr, University of the Witwatersrand/NYU
George Abungu, Archaeologist and International Heritage Consultant Anwar Janoo, University of Mauritius

The concept of the “archipelago” has been discussed and deployed by historians, social […]

CfP- Archipelagic Memory: Intersecting Geographies, Histories and Disciplines2020-02-14T17:50:08+00:00

Call for PhDs- UCD School of Sociology Ad Astra PhD Scholarships

Call for PhDs- UCD School of Sociology Ad Astra PhD Scholarships

The School of Sociology at University College Dublin is pleased to invite applications from outstanding candidates for four (4) Ad Astra PhD Scholarships.

First established in 1854, UCD is Ireland’s largest university with almost 30,000 students, including 10,000 graduate students. It is one of the major […]

Call for PhDs- UCD School of Sociology Ad Astra PhD Scholarships2020-02-13T20:03:17+00:00

CfP-Transformative Memory: Confronting the Past in Grand-Scale Socio-Economic Change

CfP- Transformative Memory: Confronting the Past in Grand-Scale Socio-Economic Change

Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom 1-3 June 2020

Memory studies and the heritage sector have developed a sophisticated set of theoretical concepts and practical tools to analyse and represent the singular events and violent episodes of history, often framed in terms of “trauma.” Consequently, confrontation with the […]

CfP-Transformative Memory: Confronting the Past in Grand-Scale Socio-Economic Change2020-02-13T19:55:48+00:00

CfP: The International Politics of Memory

CfP: The International Politics of Memory

EISA Pan-European Conference on International Relations

16–19 September 2020

University of Malta

Section 37: The International Politics of Memory

Section Chairs: Lina Klymenko (Tampere University) and Karl Gustafsson (Stockholm University)

Over the past decades, issues related to how societies relate to the past have been the subject of astounding academic interest. Traditionally, collective memory, […]

CfP: The International Politics of Memory2020-01-29T20:44:29+00:00

CfP- Communicating Memory Matters: Next Steps in the Study of Media Remembering and Communicative Commemoration

CfP- Communicating Memory Matters: Next Steps in the Study of Media Remembering and Communicative Commemoration

University of Salzburg, 16-17 September 2020

Funded by the German Research Foundation, Memory and Media Network Grant

Confirmed keynote speakers: Karina Horsti (Finnish Academy & University […]

CfP- Communicating Memory Matters: Next Steps in the Study of Media Remembering and Communicative Commemoration2020-01-24T17:32:40+00:00

CfA- 2020 International Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies

Call for Applications- 2020 International Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies, June 22-29, 2020

Center for Comparative Conflict Studies (CFCCS) at the Faculty of Media and Communications (FMK), Singidunum University, Belgrade

The Center for Comparative Conflict Studies (CFCCS) at the Faculty of Media and (FMK), Singidunum University invites you to apply for the […]

CfA- 2020 International Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies2020-01-14T16:58:35+00:00

CfP-Memory and Populism: Interdisciplinary and Transnational Perspectives


Memory and Populism – Interdisciplinary and Transnational Perspectives

Tuesday 24 March 2020
European Institute, LSE

Over the last decades, memory studies as well as research in populist politics, policies and politicians mushroomed, in both quality and quantity and in a variety of […]

CfP-Memory and Populism: Interdisciplinary and Transnational Perspectives2019-12-16T16:56:49+00:00

Call for Papers-Memories in transit: Transnational memory and identity across modern regimes of displacement and dispersion

Memories in transit: Transnational memory and identity across modern regimes of displacement and dispersion

Date:  8-9 June 2020

Venue: Institute of Criminology, University of Cambridge

This interdisciplinary conference brings together scholars from various disciplines researching transnational dimensions of memory, subjectivity and identity formation, broadly defined. Exploring the […]

Call for Papers-Memories in transit: Transnational memory and identity across modern regimes of displacement and dispersion2019-12-16T16:29:06+00:00

CfP:New Facets of Historical Film and Television in Contemporary Europe

CfP:New Facets of Historical Film and Television in Contemporary Europe

Centre for Literature and Languages, Lund University, 8-9 May 2020

 
Keynote Speakers:
Ib Bondebjerg (University of Copenhagen) on German Noir: Babylon Berlin and the mediation of European History and Memory
Julia B. Köhne (Humboldt University Berlin) on Processing Traumatic Memories: Controversial Depictions in Contemporary European […]
CfP:New Facets of Historical Film and Television in Contemporary Europe2019-11-04T15:48:09+00:00