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Amsab Newsletter

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 09:41

Amsab- Instituut voor Sociale Geschiedenis
Neiuwsbrief
12e jaargang, nr. 4, maart 2017


Erfgoeddag 2017. Kind van de rekening

Voor Erfgoeddag 2017 rond het thema ‘zorg’ slaan Amsab-ISG en het Liberaal Archief de handen in mekaar. Onder de titel ‘Kind van de rekening’ brengen ze samen de zorg voor kinderen in beeld. Amsab-ISG focust daarbij op jongeren in conflictsituaties.

 

CfP: Subaltern political knowledges, ca. 1770- c. 1950

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 08:54

Subaltern political knowledges, ca. 1770- c. 1950

University of Antwerp - Power in History. Center for Political History

18-20 October 2017

CfP: Practising Democracy. Arenas, Processes and Ruptures of Political Participation in Western Europe during the 19th and 20th Centuries

Sat, 04/08/2017 - 17:47

Archiv für Sozialgeschichte 58 (2018)

Practising Democracy. Arenas, Processes and Ruptures of Political Participation in Western Europe during the 19th and 20th Centuries

Work organization in Medieval and Modern periods

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 16:52

 

L'organisation du travail aux époques médiévale et moderne

Work organization in Medieval and Modern periods

Sixième école d'été d'histoire économique

6th summer school of economic history

Résumé

CfP ESSHC: New perspectives on coal miners and mining

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 16:40

 

Looking for panelist on 'new perspectives on coal miners and mining'

CfP ESSHC: In the Absence of Grand Narratives: Contemporary Challenges for a Historical Theory of Global Capitalism

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 16:36

 

ESSHC 2018 CfP deadline extended: “In the Absence of Grand Narratives: Contemporary Challenges for a Historical Theory of Global Capitalism”

Demokratie im globalen Kapitalismus? Zur Aktualität der marxistischen Krisendiagnose

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 16:33

 

10. April 2017, 19.30
Vortrag von Hauke Brunkhorst

 „Demokratie im globalen Kapitalismus? 
zur Aktualität der marxistischen Krisendiagnose“

Appel à projets LABEX - Les passés dans le présent 2017

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 09:18

Le labex Les passés dans le présent : histoire, patrimoine, mémoire est un projet de recherche collectif de long terme centré sur la présence du passé dans la société contemporaine.

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News on Collections IISH Amsterdam

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 09:12

Daniel Rey Piuma published unique secret material on the victims of the Videla regime in Argentina. His archive came to the IISH in 2017.

The Russian writer Michail Shishkin devoted an essay to the Russian-Swiss couple Lydia Kochetkova and Fritz Brupbacher, based on their correspondence in the Brupbacher archive at the IISH.

Save the Date: Tagung anlässlich der Digitalisierung des "Vorwärts" am 17. Mai 2017

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 09:08

Unter dem Titel Das Projekt "Vorwärts bis 1933" - eine historische Quelle wird digitalisiert organisiert die Bibliothek der Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Kooperation mit dem Archiv der sozialen Demokratie eine Veranstaltung anlässlich der Freischaltung der ersten digitalisierten Jahrgänge des "Vorwärts". Dieses Digitalisierungsprojekt umfasst die vollständige Retrodigitalisierung der sozialdemokratischen Zeitung für die Jahre 1876 bis 1933. Die in dem Projekt entstandenen hochwertigen Scans im Gesamtumfang von ca.

Hungarian Government Threatens to Shut Down Central European University

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 16:04

The Hungarian government has proposed amendments to the National Higher Education Law that would make it impossible for Central European University to continue operations within the country. These changes would endanger the academic freedom vital for CEU’s continued operation in Budapest and would strike a blow against the academic freedom that enables all universities to flourish.

Exhibition: New Dawn? The 1997 general election

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 11:48

New Dawn?
The 1997 general election

25 March 2017 — 4 June 2017
Time 10:00 - 17:00
Please note this exhibition will be closed Fri 31 March AM, re-opening Sat 1 April AM. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

CfP: Global Histories of Capital - New Perspectives on the Global South

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 16:05

Our aim is to bring together graduate students working on areas of the non-west, broadly conceived, whose work approaches questions of the economic from political, environmental, intellectual and cultural perspectives. In light of growing interest in the status of the economic to social scientific inquiry -- spurred by research programs from the history of capitalism to new materialism -- our objective is to foster a critical conversation about how we write such histories from world-regions outside Western Europe and North America.

CfA: International Summer Academy 'Labour, Rights, and Mobility'

Sat, 04/01/2017 - 16:02

The international research centre Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History (re:work) at Humboldt University Berlin and the Universidad Nacional de San Martin in Buenos Aires will hold a Summer Academy exploring the historical and contemporary connections between labour, mobility and rights in a global perspective.

The Summer Academy is open for doctoral students working in the field of work/labour from historical as well as other social sciences’ perspectives and will take place on the campus of the Universidad Nacional de San Martin, 29 October to 5 November 2017.

15th Biennial Labour History Conference "Workers of the World"

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 15:41

 

The 15th Biennial Labour History Conference is being held at Emmanuel College within the grounds of the University of Queensland, Australia.

Conference theme: Workers of the World

¿Cobraremos la pensión?

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 09:42

 El martes 18 de abril a las 12:00 h la Fundación Francisco Largo Caballero, en Madrid, presentará en el Consejo Económico y Social de España (calle Huertas, 73) el libro colectivo ¿Cobraremos la pensión?. Para más informaciones, lean el folleto adjunto.

Does the Trade Union Movement Still Exist?

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 09:19

 

Location: IISG, Amsterdam

Tijd: 16.00 - 18.00 uur. Inloop vanaf 15.30 uur

 Aanmelden via secretar[at]iisg.nl onder vermelding van 'Broodnodig'.

 

Banners for Spain. Fighting the Spanish Civil War in London

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 19:29

Six of the Marx Memorial Library's stunning Aid Spain banners will be displayed at Islington Museum in our BANNERS FOR SPAIN exhibition along with highlights from our Spanish Collection 5 May - 8 July. Islington Museum and MML will be hosting events to accompany the exhibition including a film screening, workshop and lecture. Please find flyer attached.

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