Summer Academy 2018: Call for Papers

Application Deadline: 15 April 2018


The international research centre “IGK Work and Human Life Cycle in Global History” and the IAAW (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) as well as the Faculty of Arts, University of Nairobi in Kenya will hold a Summer Academy entitled “Labour and Leisure in Global History”. The event will take place from 9 September– 16 September 2018 in Mombasa.

Please consult the Call for Applications for further information.

Journal of Modern European History (JMEH)

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

Conference

Across the 'Post‐Industrial' Divide: Rearticulating the Factory as an Object of Inquiry in History and Anthropology

Görkem Akgöz (re:work, Humboldt University, Berlin) & Nicola Pizzolato (Middlesex University London)

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

3rd May 2018

You can find further information here

Conference

2nd International Conference Servants'Pasts

Nitin Varma (re:work, Humboldt University, Berlin) & Nitin Sinha (Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient/ZMO, Berlin)

Senatssaal, Humboldt University, Berlin

11-13 April 2018

You can find further information here

Guest Lecture

Work: History and Poetry

Carolyn Steedman

Monday, den 16. April, 01.00 p.m.

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

Invitation

Guest Lecture

Indivisible Histories: Racial Violence and Clandestine Migration from Mozambique to Colonial Zimbabwe, 1900-1980 ca.

Allen und Barbara Isaacman

Thursday, den 19. April, 03.00 p.m.

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

Invitation

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

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!