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Archives and Outreach

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 11:07


Winter School Archives and Outreach Monday January 28th  – Friday 1st February 2019 in Antwerp

Since 2014 FARO and The National Archives (UK) have organized the Summer and Winter Schools Archives & Education to assist archivists, education officers and keepers of special collections in their professional development. These training events have been a success and the participants have found it a unique experience. You can see some pictures of the previous editions online (2014, 2015, 2017, 2018).

ToC: Sozial.Geschichte Online

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 11:04


ToC: Sozial.Geschichte Online/Offline

Atelier de lecture sur les conflictualités au travail

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 10:59


L'atelier de lecture sur les conflictualités au travail reprendra en novembre pour la troisième année consécutive ! Il explorera cette année trois thématiques différentes : les conflits ouvriers, les restructurations et la gestion des conflits par les encadrements.

CfP: Socialization and Skill: The Master Apprentice Relationship in a Long Term Perspective

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 10:57



Socialization and Skill: The Master Apprentice Relationship in a Long Term Perspective

8th – 9th November 2019

London School of Economics

Organisation: Bert De Munck, Sietske Van den Wyngaert, Patrick Wallis

CfP: Managing the Land: Agricultural and Rural Actors in Twentieth Century Europe

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 11:34

Agriculture and rural life, topics long dismissed by many historians as irrelevant or old-fashioned, are currently receiving renewed attention in the field of contemporary history. The revival of rural and agricultural history is closely connected to concerns about environmental degradation, food shortages, land grabbing, and migration in the context of climate change, and to academic debates about the so-called Anthropocene, natural resources, and the notion of sustainability.

PhD candidate ‘Consumers on the March: Civic Activism and Political Representation in Europe, 1970s to 1990s’

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 11:31

The Department of History and Art History seeks to appoint a PhD candidate for the project ‘Consumers on the March: Civic Activism and Political Representation in Europe, 1970s to 1990s’, funded by means of a VIDI Research Grant awarded by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) to Dr Liesbeth van de Grift.

The PhD candidate will be working on the subproject ‘A Europe of Consumers: BEUC and the Europeanisation of Consumer Policies, 1970s to 1990s’.

Vacancy Collection Development at International Institute of Social History

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 15:03

The International Institute of Social Histroy, Amsterdam, is currently  looking for a

Scientific Staff Member Collection Development
(30.4 hours/week, 0.8 FTE)

CfA: Social Media and Democracy Research Grants

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 15:03

Proposals are accepted on a rolling basis, with the next period of review beginning November 6th.


Travail, emploi et relations professionnelles au sein des organisations militantes

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 13:54

Travail, emploi et relations professionnelles
au sein des organisations militantes

CHS XXe siècle (CNRS/Paris 1) – ISP (Paris-Nanterre)

Journée d’étude – 30 Novembre 2018

Centre Malher - Amphi Dupuis (1er sous-sol)
9 rue Malher – 75004 Paris (M° Saint-Paul)

Présentation :

UN SECOLO DI SINDACATO DEI LAVORATORI - La Confederazione Italiana dei Lavoratori (CIL) - 1918-2018

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 13:52

La Confederazione Italiana dei Lavoratori (CIL) - 1918-2018
Convegno di studi storici

Giovedì 18 ottobre alle ore 10:00 nella sala Parlamentino presso la sede Cnel di Villa Lubin, viale Davide Lubin 2, Roma, in occasione del Centenario della costituzione della CIL, la Fondazione Vera Nocentini, tra gli organizzatori dell'iniziativa insieme ad altri istituti storico-culturali, invita a partecipare alla celebrazione del ricordo di questo evento.

CGM Conference Diversity and Migration

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 10:58
CGM Studiedag Diversiteit en Migratie

Het Centrum voor de Geschiedenis van Migranten (CGM) heeft het genoegen u uit te nodigen op de jaarlijkse studiedag op 22 november 2018 bij Amsab-Instituut voor Sociale Geschiedenis in Gent:

Vier "Marx Veranstaltungen" in Trier

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 16:51

Ausstellung "Marx zum Anfassen" ist geöffnet am 12.10.2018 (9-20 Uhr) sowie am 13. und 14.10.2018 (9-18 Uhr). 

"Wie halten es die Gewerkschaften mit Marx?" im ERA Conference Centre

"Quittung für Trump? Die USA vor den Zwischenwahlen" im Karl-Marx-Haus (Verwaltungsgebäude)

"Der Journalist Karl Marx zwischen Unabhängigkeit und Engagement - Leitbild auch für heute?"
in der Stadtbibliothek Weberbach

CfP: Left History. An Interdisciplinary Journal of Historical Inquiry and Debate

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 14:58

Left History is planning a special edition issue to be published in Fall 2019, with the theme “what does it mean to write ‘left’ history?”

Barbara Wertheimer and Bernard Bellush labor history awards

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 14:55

The New York State Labor History Association is proud to announce that the 2018 Bernard Bellush Prize is being awarded to Erin Durham for her essay, "Strike for Labor Rights: Prison Reform in Maryland During the Early Twentieth Century." A graduate student at the University of Maryland, Durham's essay was very thoroughly researched and well-written.

An abstract of these essays will be posted on the NYLHA website.


CfP: A Century of Internationalisms: The Promise and Legacies of the League of Nations

Sat, 10/06/2018 - 12:09

Aurora Almada e Santos / Cristina Rodrigues / Yvette Santos / Aires Oliveira, IHC - NOVA FCSH; Bruno Cardoso Reis, ISCTE-IUL; João Paulo Avelãs Nunes, CEIS20 - Universidade de Coimbra;
19.09.2019-20.09.2019, Lisbon

À l’occasion du centenaire de l’OIT, colloque de droit du travail et de la sécurité sociale

Sat, 10/06/2018 - 12:03

Programme – Etat au 8 novembre 2017
Université de Genève

Chair : Prof. Jean‐Michel Servais, président honoraire de la Société internationale de droit du travail et de la sécurité sociale, ancien directeur du BIT (confirmé)

Introduction - Mots de bienvenue.

- Niveau international -
Histoire de l’OIT‐ bilan et perspectives.
Prof. Sandrine Kott (confirmé)

La sécurité sociale à l’OIT: quelle vision d’avenir ?
Prof. Stéphanie Dagron (confirmé)


CfP: Gender and Household Budgets in Contemporary European History (session at the III ELHN Conference)

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 12:18



Cristina Borderías  
History Department, University of Barcelona  (Spain)
e-mail: cborderiasm@ub.edu

Luisa Muñoz Abeledo
History Department, University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain)

Panel Abstract

Tags: ELHN

1978-2018 - 40e anniversaire du Collège du travail

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 09:20

40e anniversaire du Collège du travail

Conférences, débats, buffet

Mercredi 28 novembre 2018

Salle du Faubourg, 8 rue des Terreaux-du-Temple, Genève

Réservez d'ores et déjà la date!

Le programme détaillé sera disponible sur notre site fin octobre.


CfP: Connected Histories: Decolonization and the 20th Century

Fri, 09/28/2018 - 16:27


April 26-27, 2019: a conference organized by the International History Workshop at Yale University

In the past few years, the project of writing global history has become increasingly celebrated. Many historians argue for the utility and indeed necessity of globalizing history. Others still remain skeptical of what a global optic can occlude.