Journal of Modern European History (JMEH)

1814/15 – Post-Revolutionary Experience, Vol. 15│2017/2

Guest Lecture

This is What Socialism Looks Like: Soundscapes of Memory and Archiving Practices of the Aswan High Dam Workers (1960-1970)

Alia Mossallam

16th May 2018, 17.00 p.m.

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
IGK Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History
Georgenstraße 23, 6th Floor, 10117 Berlin

Invitation

Book Launch

Labor Justice across the Americas 

Leon Fink & Juan  Manuel Palacio

Wednesday, 30th May, 16:00 hrs

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
IGK Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History
Georgenstraße 23, 6th Floor, 10117 Berlin

RSVP: felicitas.hentschke(at)asa.hu-berlin.de

Link to the Program

Book Presentation

Brazilian Labour History - New Perspectives in Global Context

Alexandre Fortes & David Mayer

Thursday, 31st May, 13:00 hrs

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
IGK Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History
Georgenstraße 23, 6th Floor, 10117 Berlin

Invitation

Violence of Inscriptions #4 On the Integrity of the Body (Day 2)

Lecture: Strawberries, Immigration and Transnational Violence Continua 

Seth M. Holmes

June 15, 2018, 7 p.m., Hebbel am Ufer

Lecture

Discrimination and U.S.-Mexico Migrant Health 

Seth M. Holmes (please anchor on https://rework.hu-berlin.de/en/2015/2016.html!)

June 28, 2018, 4 p.m., WZB Berlin Social Science Center

Please R.S.V.P. until June 26, 2018: sandrine.frideres@wzb.eu

Call for Applications

Institution: Programm Point Sud 2019

You can find further information here.

Deadline: May 27, 2018

Call for Papers

International Conference: Globalization and Social Justice: A Century of ILO action, 1919-2019
Paris, June 26 – 28, 2019

You can find further information here.

Deadline: June 15, 2018

Call for Papers

Global Network Conference: Colonial Cities in Global Perspective
Saint-Louis, Senegal, December 10 – 12, 2018

You can find further information here.

Deadline: August 1, 2018

Congratulation

The study Fruta fresca, cuerpos marchitos. Trabajadores agrícolas migrantes en Estados Unidos (Editorial Abya-Yala, 2016) [Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies, 2013] by Seth M. Holmes (2015/16) will receive a Premio Iberoamericano Book Award Mención Honorable in May 2018. Congratulations!

João José Reis (2015/2016) has been awarded the Prêmio Machado de Assis 2017, a literary prize awarded by the Brazilian Academy of Letters. Congratulations!

Sven Beckert received for his study Empire of Cotton. A Global History (Alfred A. Knopf) the prestigious Premio Internazionale Cherasco Storia 2017 (The International Cherasco History Prize). Congratulations!

Alexander Lichtenstein (2013/14 & 2016/17) has been appointed as new editor of the American Historical Review (AHR), beginning in August 2017. Congratulations!