CFP: Post-graduate Symposium on Occupation, Transitional Justice and Gender, 08.05.15

CALL FOR PAPERS AND POSTERS Post-graduate Symposium on Occupation, Transitional Justice and Gender   Keynote Speaker: Professor Christine Chinkin, Professor of International Law at the London School of Economics and Political Science Date: Friday, 8 May 2015, 09:00 – 18:30 Venue: University of Ulster, York St campus (Belfast, Northern Ireland)   The Transitional Justice Institute…

CFP: Women’s History Network Annual Conference 2015

Female Agency, Activism and Organisation 4-6 September 2015University of Kent (Canterbury)Abstract DEADLINE: 28 January 2015 We invite established scholars, postgraduate researchers, museum curators and media practitioners from a wide range of disciplines working in any geographical context and period to contribute to a dynamic discussion about female agency, activism and organisation. The conference theme, inspired…

CFP: New Subjectivities, New Emotions, New Politics: Oppositional Politics and Counter Cultures Across the Iron Curtain During the Long 1970s

International Workshop at the Center for Interdisciplinary Polish Studies, Europe University Viadrina, Frankfurt/Oder, Germany, 12/13 June 2015 Co-Organized by the European History Research Centre, University of Warwick & the Centre for Interdisciplinary Polish Studies, Europe University Viadrina Joachim C. Häberlen (Warwick), Mark Keck-Szajbel (Viadrina), Kate Mahoney (Warwick) During the ‘long’ 1970s, a remarkable plethora of…

CFP: Trafficking, Smuggling, and Illicit Migration in Historical Perspective, Birkbeck, University of London, 18-20 June, 2015

CALL FOR PAPERS: Trafficking, Smuggling, and Illicit Migration in Historical Perspective,  Birkbeck, University of London, 18-20 June, 2015 Human trafficking, human smuggling, and illicit migration are some of the most politically volatile and pressing issues in the present day. They are also the subject of a growing amount of sociological, criminological, and historical research.  This…

CFP: Special issue of Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies

CFP: Special issue of Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies Gender and journalism: Women and/in the news in the nineteenth century The recent surge in scholarly interest in the nineteenth-century periodical press, hand in hand with ambitious digitization projects allowing us ever-expanding access to primary materials, has increased our ability to analyse and discuss the dynamic parameters of women’s…

CFP: Situating Women’s Liberation; Historicizing a Movement Symposium

CALL FOR PAPERS Situating Women’s Liberation; Historicizing a Movement Symposium The University of Portsmouth: Friday 4 July 2014 The women’s liberation movement (WLM) erupted into late 1960s Western society as a powerful force for social change, challenging rigidly defined and oppressive sex role stereotypes, promoting a set of formal demands for women’s equality and introducing…

Call for Papers – Women’s History Network Conference, 9th-11th September 2011

For details of the Call for Papers (deadline April 1) visit http://www.londonmet.ac.uk/thewomenslibrary/aboutthecollections/research/womens-history-network-conference-2011.cfm.   Friday 9th to Sunday 11th September 2011 20 Years of the Women’s History Network Looking Back – Looking Forward To be held at The Women’s Library, London Metropolitan University The conference will look at the past 20 years of writing women’s history; asking…