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International Women's Day event 'Remembering resistance: a century of women's protest in the North of England'

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 15:58

Event location: 

Working Class Movement Library

51 Crescent, Salford, M5 4WX, UK. 

Date: 2nd Mar 2019

Event time: 14:00 to 16:00

An afternoon focussed on a project bringing to life the last 100 years of women’s protest, discussing the changing nature of women’s activism and some of the more significant protest sites in the North.

State and Crafts in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911)

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 15:09

Dr. Christine Moll-Murata has published her new monograph State and Crafts in the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) in the new IISH book series Social History of Work in Asia, published with Amsterdam University Press (AUP). This book, full of quantitative evidence and limited-circulation archives, details manufacturing and the beginnings of industrialisation in China from 1644 to 1911.

Séminaire : Frontières ouvrières

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 09:54
Séminaire : Frontières ouvrières

Animé par Eric Geerkens, Nicolas Hatzfeld, Isabelle Lespinet-Moret, Xavier Vigna

 

Programme 2018-2019

Séances les vendredis de 13 à 15h

EHESS, 54, boulevard Raspail, Paris

 

CfP: Les rémunérations : fabrique, usages et perceptions

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 09:46

Appel à contributions pour dossier thématique
Date de clôture de l’appel : 18 janvier 2019
Télécharger l’appel au format PDF

Work, Migration, Environment: The German and Central European Experience

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 09:26
Work, Migration, Environment: The German and Central European Experience

October 3-6, 2019
Panel at the Forty-Third Annual Conference of the German Studies Association, Portland, Oregon
Conveners: Andrea Westermann (GHI West, Berkeley) and Eagle Glassheim (University of British Columbia, Vancouver)

 

Wages for Housework. A History of an International Feminist Movement, 1972–77

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 09:20
Wages for HouseworkA History of an International Feminist Movement, 1972–77By Louise Toupin; Translated by Käthe RothUBC Press

 

Une histoire croisée de la fabrique du droit du travail. Journée d’étude en hommage à Sabine Rudischhauser

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 09:16

Une histoire croisée de la fabrique du droit du travail

Journée d’étude en hommage à Sabine Rudischhauser

Autour de son dernier ouvrage Geregelte Verhältnisse. Eine Geschichte des Tarifvertragsrechts in Deutschland und Frankreich 1890-1918/19(Cologne, Böhlau, 2017, 878 p.)

 

CfP: The Long History of Pan-African Intellectual Activism. More Than a Centenary, 1919-2019

Mon, 12/10/2018 - 09:10

The Long History of Pan-African Intellectual Activism: More Than a Centenary, 1919-2019

International Conference, Department of African Studies, University of Vienna/ Austria
Thursday to Friday, 16th to 17th May 2019
Organiser: Arno Sonderegger
Deadline: 06.01.2019

La Ligue des Droits de l'Homme depuis la Seconde Guerre Mondiale

Thu, 12/06/2018 - 11:18

COLLOQUE INTERNATIONAL | 11 & 12 décembre 2018

LA LIGUE DES DROITS DE L'HOMME DEPUIS LA SECONDE GUERRE MONDIALE
Penser et agir pour les droits de l'Homme

CfP: 2019 Annual Conference of the Oral History Society

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 16:19
2019 Annual Conference of the OHS in association with Llafur and Britain at Work, hosted and supported by Swansea University

Venue: Swansea University, Singleton Campus. 

Date: Friday 5th and Saturday 6th July 2019

CfP: Fifth International Global History Student Conference

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 15:38

In recent years, global history has become one of the most ambitious and promising strands of historical research. The approach targets relations, flows, and actors that challenge the assumption of the nation state as a natural and inevitable category of historical analysis. It calls attention to the importance of transnational, trans-regional, or trans-local connections and their influence on the past.

CfP: The Industrial and Commercial Workers Union of Africa (ICU), 1919-2019: New Perspectives

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 15:26

The Industrial and Commercial Workers Union of Africa (ICU), 1919-2019: New Perspectives

Call for papers, deadline 14 December 2018

Panels and workshop at the Southern African Historical Society Conference, Rhodes University, Grahamstown/ Makhanda, South Africa, 24-27th June 2019

How International, Transnational, and Global History Conquered the World - Conference in Honor of Adam McKeown

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 15:21

We are delighted to announce a conference honoring our late colleague Adam McKeown.

Words and Deeds: Nursing, Poetry and the Women’s Movement

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 15:08

A free evening performance of music and poetry from the Royal College of Nursing Library & Archives, celebrating women’s voices around the campaign for the vote.

Audrey Ardern-Jones, nurse and poet, performs poetry by female authors involved in the campaign for women’s suffrage, together with international musicians Lucas Jordan (flute) and Fabricio Mattos (guitar).

Convegno di studi internazionali: 200 Marx. Il futuro di Karl

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 11:45

Il Convegno di studi internazionale, “200 Marx. Il futuro di Karl”, si svolgerà a Roma dal 13 al 15 dicembre 2018 presso lo spazio Macro. (Via Nizza 138).

L’iniziativa organizzata da alcune fondazioni e istituzioni culturali, si articolerà in quattro sessioni di lavoro. Parteciperanno esponenti del mondo politico, della cultura del sindacato e delle fondazioni.

Journée d’étude: Des lois Aubry aux Ordonnances Macron : mise en perspective des mutations du droit du travail

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 10:36


11 décembre 2018
8h30 – 18h00

Salle Marcel DAVID
16, boulevard Carnot
92 340 Bourg-la-Reine

inscription
Par courriel : inscription.ISST@univ-paris1.fr
dans la limite des places disponibles.


Organisée par
Nicole Maggi-Germain (juriste, univ. Paris 1/ISST)
Jean-Philippe Tonneau (sociologue, laboratoire CENS)

(See programme in PDF attached)

Thinking differently about freedom: Enslaved labour, capitalism and the making of the modern world

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 10:33

Thinking differently about freedom: Enslaved labour, capitalism and the making of the modern world
A lecture by Prof. Dr. Anthony Bogues

Date: Monday 17 December 2018
Starting time: 15:00h
Location: Posthumuszaal, International Institute of Social History, Cruquiusweg 31, Amsterdam

CfP: 16th Biennial Conference of the Australian Society for the Study of Labour History

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 10:20
 

Activism, Struggle and Labour History

CfP: 16th Biennial Conference of the Australian Society for the Study of Labour History

3-5 October, 2019
 Perth Trades Hall building (now CFMEU Offices)
 80 Beaufort Street, Perth, WA

We welcome abstracts on any of the following themes:

Thinking differently about freedom: Enslaved labour, capitalism and the making of the modern world

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 10:08

Thinking differently about freedom: Enslaved labour, capitalism and the making of the modern world
A lecture by Prof. Dr. Anthony Bogues
 
Date: Monday 17 December 2018
Starting time: 15:00h
Location: Posthumuszaal, International Institute of Social History, Cruquiusweg 31, Amsterdam

Journeé Maitron

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 09:41

Mercredi 5 décembre 2018 – Bourse du Travail de Paris
Salle Hénaff – 29-31, Boulevard du Temple – 75003

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