Each year re:work invites 10—15 researchers from different academic disciplines and nationalities and offers them a forum for the discussion of central questions and thereby promotes exchange between established and young academics. re:work organises workshops, international conferences and summer schools and fellows are given the opportunity to discuss their research with various institutions in Berlin.
Summer Academy 2017: Call for Papers
The international research centre “IGK Work and Human Life Cycle in Global History” (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) and the Instituto de Altos Estudios Sociales (Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Argentina) will hold a Summer Academy entitled “Labour, Rights, and Mobility”. The event will take place from 29 October– 05 November 2017 in Buenos Aires.
Please consult the Call for Applications for further information.
Application Deadline: 15 April 2017
Please find a selection of publications by our fellows here.
Journal of Modern European History (JMEH)
The Trials of Nuremberg and Tokyo Revisited, Vol. 14│2016/4
Call for Applications
Deadline: March 26, 2017
Call for Applications
Forum Transregionale Studien and the Max Weber Stiftung: Annual Conference
Chronologics: Periodisation in a Global Context
Berlin, December 07 – 09, 2017
You can find further information here.
Deadline: April 30, 2017
Seth Holmes (2015/2016) has been awarded the Robert B. Textor and Family Prize for Excellence in Anticipatory Anthropology 2016 for his study Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies (University of California Press). Congratulations!
Alexander Keese has been awarded the National Latsis Prize 2016 for his research into ethnicity, forced labour and political transitions in west and central Africa. The National Latsis Prize is conferred annually by the Swiss National Science Foundation for outstanding scientific work by a Switzerland-based researcher under 40. With CHF 100,000 in prize money, the National Latsis Prize is one of Switzerland's most prestigious scientific awards. Congratulations!
We are very glad to announce, that our former student assistant Moritz Nagel was awarded the Graduate Student Paper Prize 2016 by the African Studies Association (ASA). He receives the prize for his paper “Precolonial Segmentation Revisited: Initiation Societies, Talking Drums and the Ngondo Festival in the Cameroons,” which he presented at the ASA Annual Meeting 2015. Currently, Moritz Nagel is a PhD student at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL. Congratulations!