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Centenaire de la Grève générale de 1918: commémorer, et après?

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 08:32

Centenaire de la Grève générale de 1918: commémorer, et après?

1918, L'affrontemenent de la grève générale

Projection du film de Frédéric Hausammann, discussion en présence du réalisateur et bilan historiographique


Jeudi 14 mars 2019


Genève, Uni Mail, salle MR060





Projection du film “1918: L’Affrontement de la grève générale”, un documentaire de Frédéric Hausammann, 2018



Liefde voor de wereld: festival over Rosa Luxemburg en Hannah Arendt

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 09:30


Op 8 maart aanstaande, Internationale Vrouwendag, organiseert het IISG samen met Amor Mundi, de stichting van Joke Hermsen en Brenda Otjes, het festival Liefde voor de Wereld. Hoe inspireren literatuur en filosofie bij hedendaagse vraagstukken, en wat is de betekenis van Luxemburg en Arendt daarbij? 

CfP: What Is Feminist Politics? 8th Annual Radical Democracy Conference

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 09:22
8th Annual Radical Democracy ConferenceThe New School For Social Research, New York City,April 26-27, 2019,


Call for Papers 

CfP: Thinking emancipation. Radicalities and Social Movements in a Polarised World (Historical Materialism Barcelona)

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 08:59

The last few years have been marked by major economic, social and political turbulences. They have been years full of hope, but also full of threats. Years when the range of the possible has expanded. Years when we have seen innumerable injustices within a growing polarisation. In the face of an unprecedented crisis of civilisation, political and social activism has flourished anew, in parallel with the renaissance of reactionary forces and movements.

Journée d’études : Les mines, entre privé et public

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 08:54

Les mines, entre privé et public

Journée d’études du 29 mars 2019

Centre de la Vieille Charité (Marseille) – Salle A

A! vec le soutien du Centre Norbert Elias et de l’IUF

9h30 : Introduction : Christine Demmer (CNE), Boris Deschanel (Avignon Université – CNE), Marion Fontaine (Avignon Université – IUF – CNE), Pierre-Yves Le Meur (GRED – IRD) 

Matin 10h00-12h30

The Catalog of the Library of the Pablo Iglesias Foundation is accessible from the Social History Portal

Fri, 02/22/2019 - 13:49

El Catálogo de la Biblioteca de la Fundación Pablo Iglesias es accesible desde el Portal de Historia Social

Desde hoy se puede acceder al Catálogo de la Biblioteca de la FPI a través del Social History Portal.

Continuamos con nuestra labor de aumentar nuestra visibilidad y accesibilidad compartiendo con el Social History Portal 45.296 registros del catálogo de nuestra biblioteca. Estos registros descriptivos recogen las monografías, folletos y publicaciones periódicas que tratan temas de Historia Social, Movimiento Obrero y Socialismo.

Fellowships Prince Dr Sabbar Farman-Farmaian Research Project

Thu, 02/21/2019 - 21:30

With the generous support of Farman-Farmaian Family, the IISH launches a new fellowship programme named the Prince Dr Sabbar Farman-Farmaian Fellowships for scholars who wish to use its collections for the study of social and economic history of 18-20 century of Iran, whether from a regional, national, or comparative and transnational perspective.
Fellowships are awarded for five months each year. This is a call for applications for fellowships for the period September 2019 - 31 January 2020.
Deadline for applications is 10 May 2019.

CfP: The Left Alternative in the 20th Century: Drama of Ideas and Personal Stories

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 17:33

(By the 100th Anniversary of the Comintern)
Dates: 26-28 of June 2019.

International Conference


Russian State Archive of Social and Political History (Moscow)

CfP: The Transnational History of French Industrialisation Before 1914

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 15:42

The aim of this conference will be to analyse the characteristics of 19th-century French industrialisation and to understand how they distinguish France from other countries that went through the same process in the same era. Instead of using the English case as the only reference (as is customary), particular attention will be paid to a comparison between France and other continental European countries, especially Germany.

CfP: Socialism's Divergent Masculinities: Representations of Male Subjectivities in Soviet Constellations and Beyond

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 15:02

From its beginning the Soviet Union was a project of substantial reshaping of gender relations. A central goal of Soviet politics was to encourage women to undertake paid work. In transferring practically all economic and social power to the state, customary gender roles of men as breadwinners and patriarchs were challenged. Starting with war communism through forced industrialization and collectivization to compulsory military service, socialist workers and peasants were tied to the modern disciplinary power as never before.

CfP: Le travail en transition. Activités ou emploi ? Reclusiennes 2019

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 14:00

Pour la septième année consécutive, les Reclusiennes proposent un festival de la pensée mêlant habitants, chercheurs, responsables et acteurs associatifs dans un esprit d’animation culturelle, d’éducation populaire et artistique. Ce festival est placé sous l’égide d’Elisée Reclus, géographe, écrivain et anarchiste du XIXe siècle né à Sainte-Foy-la-Grande.

CfP: Born-digital objects: transformations and new documentary challenges?

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 13:56

Can Smart City applications, 3D displays, tweets, or software be considered as documents? Is the concept of ‘‘document’’ still valid in a structurally unstable digital context that is continuously changing? Such questions emerge naturally when we consider the born-digital objects which are thriving today in a great variety of forms. Behind the term “born-digital”, we here refer to any entity, produced using digital technology and perceived by our senses (of sight, hearing or touch). C.

ToC: Journal de La Contemporaine

Wed, 02/20/2019 - 11:04

Edito : Les travaux du nouveau bâtiment

Dossier : La politique éditoriale

Publier à La contemporaine
Sources et travaux de La contemporaine
Le blog des collections
La revue Matériaux pour l'histoire de notre temps et sa politique éditoriale
Varia et Chronique de la recherche : deux rubriques de Matériaux
Les catalogues d'exposition

Retour d'expérience : Une exposition virtuelle à La contemporaine

CfP: Archiving Dissent: Post-2011 Arab Imagery, Memory and Vernacular Representations of Conflict

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 09:32

Call for Proposals
Archiving Dissent: Post-2011 Arab Imagery, Memory and Vernacular Representations of Conflict
The American University of Beirut, Lebanon
September 6 & 7, 2019

Abstract deadline March 15, 2019

Organisers: Prof Kari Anden-Papadopoulos (Stockholm University) and Dr Dima Saber (Birmingham City University) in collaboration with Dr May Farah (The American University of Beirut).

CfP: Historia de la izquierda en la Argentina: política, sociedad e ideas (1880-1960).

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:20
XVII Jornadas Interescuelas / Departamentos de Historia,
CATAMARCA, 2, 3, 4 y 5 de octubre de 2019

Mesa n° 83Historia de la izquierda en la Argentina: política, sociedad e ideas (1880-1960).


Camarero, Hernán (CONICET-UBA-CEHTI) 

Herrera, Carlos Miguel (Université de Cergy-Pontoise, Francia-RESA)

CfA: Grigor Gradev scholarship 2019, European Trade Union Institute

Fri, 02/15/2019 - 12:16

In memory of Grigor Gradev and to continue his work, the ETUC and the ITUC have set up a scholarship to promote the thinking behind promoting workers’ rights and dignity in a Europe in circumstances of deep transformation and dire economic conditions.

CfP: Del Exilio republicano a la Transición democrática: balance historiográfico

Thu, 02/14/2019 - 09:33

Congreso internacional
Université Champollion (Albi), Université Jean Jaurès y Université Toulouse Capitole
8-10 de octubre de 2019 en Albi y Toulouse (Francia)


CfP: Refugees and Exile. Commemorating the Eightieth Anniversary of the End of the Spanish Civil War

Mon, 02/11/2019 - 14:55

On 27 and 28 March 2019, the University of Leeds will host a conference on exile and repression in the twentieth century. The event is timed to commemorate the eightieth anniversary of the end of the Spanish Civil War and will have a specific focus on Spaniards in exile after the conflict. The final part of the first day of the conference will feature Postgraduate Researchers and Early Career Researchers working on Spanish exile after the civil war, while the second day will host prominent historians working on this topic.

CfP: Slavery Past, Present & Future. 4th Global Meeting

Mon, 02/11/2019 - 12:02

University of Innsbruck

Innsbruck, Austria

June 17-19, 2019

Slavery (the treatment of humans as chattel) and enslavement through conquest, birth, gender, race, ethnicity, and exploitation of indebtedness have been an intrinsic part of human societies.

Die zweite Revolution? Das Frühjahr 1919 in Deutschland und Europa

Mon, 02/11/2019 - 11:56

Gemeinhin gelten 1917 und 18 als „die“ Revolutionsjahre. Doch in internationaler Perspektive erreicht die revolutionäre Nachkriegskrise 1919 erst ihren eigentlichen Höhepunkt, mit Streiks, Unruhen und Versuchen die gesellschaftlichen Verhältnisse umzuwälzen von Irland bis Ungarn.