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Mujeres, saberes y profesiones. Un recorrido desde las ciencias sociales

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 10:12

Compartimos la noticia de la siguiente publicación:

Graciela Queirolo, Karina Ramacciotti y Ana Laura Martín. Mujeres, saberes y profesiones. Un recorrido desde las ciencias sociales. Buenos Aires, Editorial Biblos, 2019.

Fish canning industry and its legacies in the Adriatic: From labor history to post-socialist heritage-making

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 10:08



Lecture presented by Professor Tanja Petrović (Ljubljana)


From labor history to post-socialist heritage-making



Time: Tuesday 29 October, 15:30 - 17:00 (drinks after)

Place: Meertens Instituut, Amsterdam

Spinhuis room 218

Mundos do Trabalho, vol. 11 (2019)

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 10:02

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v. 11 (2019)

CfP: Western Intervention in the Wake of the Arab Uprisings: Political Containment, Neoliberalism, and Imperial Legacies

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 09:53

Western Intervention in the Wake of the Arab Uprisings: Political Containment, Neoliberalism, and Imperial Legacies

Workshop, University of Oxford, Oxford School of Global and Area Studies
March 10–11, 2020

Class History and Class Practices in the Periphery of Capitalism

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 09:47

Only after World War II did scholars move to theorize the distinction between the core countries at the center of capitalism and peripheral countries, often with an added distinction to include the semi-peripheral. Immanuel Wallerstein's World Systems approach has been particularly important and led the term periphery into common scholarly parlance.

CfP: Third World Historical: Rethinking Revolution

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 09:44

Third World Historical:  Rethinking Revolution

November 5-7, 2020 - Columbia University

“Third World Historical: Rethinking Revolution from Iran to Ethiopia” is a scholarly conference organized at Columbia University that seeks to rethink the historiography of revolutionary movements and the heterogeneity of anti-colonial legacies. It is sponsored by the Department of Middle East, South Asian, and African Studies, and convened by Elleni Centime Zeleke (MESAAS, Columbia University) and Arash Davari (Politics, Whitman College).

CfP: Capitalism and Contention

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 09:43

Capitalism and Contention


Keynote speaker: Vivek Chibber (New York University), "Movements and the Many Lives of Capitalism" 


Where: New York University, Department of Sociology, New York City (in the historic Puck Building, Houston Street @ Lafayette)


When: March 13-15 (Friday, March 13, 5 to 7 pm; Saturday, March 14, 9 am to 6 pm; Sunday, March 15, 9 am to 1 pm)


CfP: Womandla! Feminism and Social Movements in the Global South

Sat, 10/26/2019 - 10:55

Historians and interdisciplinary scholars of social movements, feminisms, and the Global South – broadly defined – are invited to submit an abstract to the upcoming conference, "Womandla! Feminism and Social Movements in the Global South."

Conference Blasphemy and Violence

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 14:07

Image: Destruction Monument Sacred Heart, 1936, Spain (Library U. San Diego)

Conference Blasphemy and Violence. Interdependencies since 1760
5 March 2020 - Liberas/Liberaal Archief, Kramersplein 23 9000 Ghent (Belgium)

Tags: ELHN

M.P.T. Acharya, Anticolonialism, and Anarchism, 1923-1954

Wed, 10/23/2019 - 12:22

Lunch Lecture by IIAS fellow Ole Laursen from New York University, London (NYU London).

Lunch is provided; registration is required.

CfP: 56th ITH Conference. Capital, Migration and the Left

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 15:15

56th ITH Conference
Capital, Migration and the Left

Linz/Upper Austria, 24-26 September 2020

Conference languages: German / English

Libros desterrados: los editores del exilio republicano de 1939 en América

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 13:46


Los editores del exilio republicano de 1939 en América

Tesoros de bibliotecas=Thesauri Bibliothecarum


#DíaDeLaBiblioteca (24 de octubre de 2019)



Assemblée générale de l’AFHMT: La contrainte au travail, le travail de la contrainte : perspectives historiques

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 10:51

Assemblée générale de l’AFHMT, 30 novembre 2019

Amphi Dupuis, rue Malher, Paris


La contrainte au travail, le travail de la contrainte : perspectives historiques


Clio. Femme, Genre, Histoire n°49: Travail de care

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 10:48

Clio. Femme, Genre, Histoire n°49 (printemps 2019)

Travail de care

Responsables du numéro


The "Cultural Cold War". Towards a Theorization of its Afro-Asian Contexts

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 10:38
Center for Advanced Studies, LMU, Seestraße 13, 80802 MünchenCenter for Advanced Studies, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Münchenhttps://www.en.cas.uni-muenchen.de/events/conferences/tag_balme_chakrabarti/index.html


CfP: #MariellePresente - Transnational Resistances

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 10:30

The Gender and Diversity Journal, a feminist and queer review from the northeastern region of Brazil, invites everyone to submit articles, essays, interviews, field journals, reports and other texts for the special issue entitled "#MariellePresente: Transnational Resistances". The texts must describe and analyze the transnational responses following the assassination of the Brazilian Marielle Franco. She was a black woman from the favela, political activist, feminist and lesbian. She was murdered at the corner of a street in Rio de Janeiro in March 2018.

CfP: L'amitié en révolution

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 10:28

Le présent colloque cherchera à interroger les différentes facettes et les différentes implications de l'amitié durant la Révolution française, dans une optique pluridisciplinaire (histoire, histoire de l'art, littérature, philosophie...) : quelles sont les conceptions et les fonctions de l'amitié proposées par la Révolution ? Quels sont les lieux et les cadres de l'amitié en Révolution ? Quelle est la place de l'amitié dans les engagements et les fidélités politiques ?

CfP: Capital, Commodities, and Empire: Doing Business at Long Distance

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 10:18

Long-distance business and cross-continental commerce have by nature of their transactional cost required capital investment and logistical forethought that outstripped those of more localized trade, often the model for our understanding of trade relations.