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CfP: Re-imagining cultural histories of the Middle East and North Africa

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 12:29

Celebrating 10 years of the Middle East Journal of Culture and Communication

Conference organised by:

Communication and Media Research Institute (CAMRI), University of Westminster; Centre for Global Media & Communications, SOAS; Goldsmiths, University of London; and Middle East and North Africa Programme, Chatham House

Confirmed keynote speakers: Professor Ella Shohat, New York University

CfP: Arab Cities Revisited: Interdisciplinary Itineraries

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 12:26

Middle East Studies Association Annual Meeting
November 15–18, 2018 -- San Antonio, TX

Organizers: Najib Hourani (Michigan State University) and Laurie King (Georgetown University )

Marx-Lektürekurs: "Das Manifest der Kommunistischen Partei"

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 14:17

28-2, 7-3, 14-3-2018
18:30 - 20:00

Mit dem Aufruf „Proletarier aller Länder, vereinigt Euch!“ wurde das von Marx und Engels 1847/48 für den „Bund der Kommunisten“ verfasste Manifest der Kommunistischen Partei zur „Geburtsurkunde der Arbeiterbewegung“. Im Kontext der heutigen Globalisierungsdiskussion erfährt die Schrift zunehmendes Interesse. Zum 170. Jahrestag der Erstveröffentlichung bietet das Karl-Marx-Haus im Jubiläumsjahr eine dreiteilige Einführung und gemeinsame Textaneignung für Interessierte an.

Teilnahme kostenfrei

Wichtiger Hinweis!

CfP: The Trade Unions, in an International Context, 1888-1986

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 15:42

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE:
The Trade Unions, in an International Context, 1888-1986
Madrid, November 19-21. 2018. University Carlos III of Madrid, Campus of Getafe.

CfA: Images du travail, travail des images

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 15:32

L’apprentissage et l’enseignement professionnel en images

Appel à articles pour le numéro n° 8 (juin 2019) de la revue Images du travail, Travail des images

Numéro coordonné par Henri Eckert, Stéphane Lembré et Gilles Moreau

Que nous apprennent les images sur l’apprentissage et l’enseignement professionnel, sur les publics de ces formations, sur le travail des apprentis et des élèves ?

CfP: Contested Identities and Conflicting Alliances in the Arab World

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 15:24

Graduate Conference | 26 April 2018

Who’s Who: Contested Identities and Conflicting Alliances in the Shadow of the Arab Uprisings

Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS), University of Cambridge

Sponsored by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences

‘Who’s Who: Contested Identities and Conflicting Alliances in the Shadow of the Arab Uprisings’ is an interdisciplinary graduate conference, sponsored by the School of Humanities and Social Sciences and held at the University of Cambridge on 26 April 2018.

Reading room Amsab reopened!

Sat, 02/03/2018 - 12:39

From Thursday 1 February we welcome you back in our building in Bagattenstraat 174. After an intensive renovation period that lasted two years, we open the building step by step, starting with the reading room. From then on, the collection can be consulted in-house, in a brand-new reading room.

The reopening of the building will be celebrated with the necessary attention. More news will follow soon, so keep an eye on us.

You will find all information about the operation of the reading room here.

CfP: Histories of Migration: Transatlantic and Global Perspectives

Sat, 02/03/2018 - 12:36

Histories of Migration: Transatlantic and Global Perspectives
October 17 - 20, 2018
Bucerius Young Scholars Forum at GHI West (Berkeley)
Convener: Andrea Westermann (GHI West)

Call for Papers

CfA: Special issue Cahiers des Amériques latines "thirty years after Stroessner"

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 14:49

 

In February 2019, Paraguay will celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the putsch that overthrew Alfredo Stroessner (1954-1989). On this occasion, the French peer-review Cahiers des Amérique latines will dedicate a special issue on contemporary Paraguayan political and social developments.

CfA: Special issue of Socialism and Democracy on Du Bois

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 14:31

 

Guest Co-editors for Socialism and Democracy Du Bois issue: Edward Carson, Gerald Horne, and Phillip Luke Sinitiere  

CfP: Remittances as Social Practice

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 13:57

 

Call for Papers: Conference “Remittances as Social Practice”

University of Innsbruck, 27-28 September 2018
Organised by SIEF Working Group “Migration & Mobility”, the Institute of History and European Ethnology, University of Innsbruck (FWF Research Project “Follow the Money. Remittances as Social Practice”; Silke Meyer, Fatma Haron, Claudius Ströhle)

CfP: Rethinking Power in Turkey through Politics from Below

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 13:42

Anthropology of the Middle East
Volume 13, Issue 2 (Winter 2018)
Call for Papers
Thematic Focus: Rethinking Power in Turkey through Politics from Below
Editor: Elise Massicard
Forthcoming: Volume 13, Issue 2 (winter 2018)
Submission Deadline: March 15, 2018

Tackling Britain's Housing Crisis

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 12:15

 

Tackling Britain's Housing Crisis: A Course from the Marx Memorial Library

CfP: Co-existence and interaction between free and unfree labour - The workers’ perspective

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 12:04

Co-existence and interaction between free and unfree labour: The workers’ perspective

CfP: Rethinking development

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 09:59

Rethinking development
Development Research Conference 2018
Gothenburg, 22-23 August

What kind of ‘development’ is wanted for today’s world? The idea, study, and policy field of ‘development’ emerged in the 1940s, in a time of decolonization, the Cold War, and Euro-centric high modernism. Seventy years later the scene is one of new emerging economies, migration crises, multiculturalism, climate change, and new patterns of infectious and chronic diseases. Given such profound transformations, do we need, again, to rethink ‘development’?

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