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History, Memory, and Social Movements

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 09:49


The Institute for Social Movements (ISB) of the Ruhr University Bochum, chaired by Prof. Dr. Stefan Berger, invites interested scholars and advanced students to the conference “History, Memory, and Social Movements”, which will take place at the ISB on July 19-20, 2017.
The conference is part of a collaborative postgraduate project between the ISB and the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies at the University of Melbourne (Australia) under the auspices of Prof. Dr. Sean Scalmer.

Demand the Impossible

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 09:41


Demand the Impossible is a one-week course in Manchester from July 24th-28thFREE, including lunch and travel, but places are limited.

Venue: Bridge 5 Mill, 22a Beswick Street, Manchester M47HR. Click here for directions.

Application deadline: June 18th, midnight


Call for Volkskrant-IISH Thesis Award 2017

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 09:18


De Volkskrant and the International Institute for Social History are looking for students who have written an outstanding thesis on a historical subject. Students of disciplines other than history are also cordially invited to apply for this award.

The IISH has a cash prize of € 1500 available for the winning thesis. De Volkskrant will publish an interview with the laureate.