Category: Conferences, Workshops and Events (CFPs, Reports, Announcements and anything else)

Conferences, Workshops and Events (CFPs, Reports, Announcements and anything else)

Seminar Announcement: Ludivine Bantigny (Rouen/Sciences Po): ‘Political History and the History of Emotions’ Thursday 3rd March, 2016, Creative Edge 204, 2pm-4pm 

Edge Hill University Department of English & History/Association for the Study of Modern & Contemporary France (ASMCF) North West Seminar Ludivine Bantigny is Senior Lecturer in Contemporary History at the Université de Rouen, a Research Associate of the Centre d’Histoire de Sciences Po, Paris, and a graduate of the Ecole Normale Supérieure (Ulm). She is the author or editor of 9 …

Conferences, Workshops and Events (CFPs, Reports, Announcements and anything else)

CFP: ‘Beyond De Gaulle and beyond London: New approaches to the history of the Free French and the external Resistance.’ ULIP , 4 June 2016

Beyond De Gaulle and beyond London: New approaches to the history of the Free French and the external Resistance.  June 4, 2016.   University of London in Institute in Paris (ULIP). 11 Rue de Constantine, 75007 Paris, France.  Conference organised by ULIP, Queen Mary University of London and the University of Manchester. Following the Fall of …

ASMCF/SSFH Post-Grad Study Day, Conferences, Workshops and Events (CFPs, Reports, Announcements and anything else)

CFP: ASMCF-SSFH Postgraduate Study Day, 5 March 2016

Call for Papers PATRIMOINE ASMCF-SSFH POSTGRADUATE STUDY DAY Queen Mary University of London, Saturday 5 March 2016 Keynote speaker: Dr Tom Stammers (Durham) How do we view the past and how do we order the world around us? The term ‘patrimoine’, in the Francophone world, encompasses a range of historic and cultural places, objects and practices. …

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Conference Announcement: Histoire et mémoire de la Résistance en Seine-Inférieure pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale

Journée d’études organisée à l’UFR de Lettres et Sciences Humaines (Mont-Saint-Aignan) Bâtiment Robespierre, salle F311, le 9 décembre 2015 à 9h15. L’histoire de la Résistance en Seine Inférieure pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale apparaît relativement moins connue que pour d’autres départements français. Sa mémoire semble également plus incertaine. Cette journée d’études vise à questionner cette lacune et à mieux comprendre …

Conferences, Workshops and Events (CFPs, Reports, Announcements and anything else)

ASMCF Annual Conference 2015: ‘Myth-Making’

Mason Norton (Edge Hill University) gives an excellent summary – accompanied by photographs – of the ASMCF Annual Conference recently held at the University of Hull this September.  — On 8 September 2015, the University of Hull welcomed UK-based and international delegates to enjoy 3 days of intellectual stimulation and Hull hospitality, based around the …

Conferences, Workshops and Events (CFPs, Reports, Announcements and anything else), Present Concerns

Rethinking Democracy: The Tocqueville Review special issue (2015)

This FHN post alerts you to the latest Tocqueville Review/La Revue Tocqueville special issue, “Beyond Stateless Democracy”, which is now available on Project MUSE. — To date, despite an expanding body of empirical, historical, and theoretical scholarship on the state, we remain surprisingly (and somewhat inexplicably) prisoner to three modes of state thinking: a) the liberal vision of …

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An American in St Andrews: SSFH conference 2015

 By Miranda Sachs, PhD Candidate in the Department of History at Yale University As an American traveling to the United Kingdom to discuss the history of France, I was an étrangère twice over at the Society for the Study of French History conference last month. And yet, in spite of the regular tea breaks and …

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Call For Posters: ASMCF Postgraduate Poster Prize 2015

No matter what stage you are at in your research – even the earliest stages! – developing and diffusing your ideas is always important. So if you are a postgraduate looking to discuss your project in new ways, contribute to this Call for Posters. It is a very useful exercise for all involved, and only helps to strengthen our …

Conferences, Workshops and Events (CFPs, Reports, Announcements and anything else), Present Concerns

Commemorating the 75th Anniversary of June 1940, University of Sussex Journal of Contemporary History

  We love to hear about exciting postgraduate projects, and the doctoral students at the University of Sussex have recently devoted a special issue of their journal – University of Sussex Journal of Contemporary History – to a micro-history of the French defeat in June 1940. Sally Palmer, a postgraduate student from the University of Sussex working on the …

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Intellectual Circulation in Wartime: European and Soviet Spaces (1939-1945) Journées d’Étude / Study Days (17-18 June 2015, Paris)

Conference announcement: What does a transnational history of intellectuals in the Second World War look like? Find out at this exciting international conference held over two days is being organised by the INHA and Université Paris 8 (Saint-Denis). See the programme and details below. *** Journées d’étude CIRCULATIONS INTELLECTUELLES EN TEMPS DE GUERRE. ESPACE EUROPÉEN …