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CfP: The Future of Work in the Mirror of the Past

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 14:26

Call for Papers

‘The Future of Work in the Mirror of the Past’

XII INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON LABOUR HISTORY
organized by THE ASSOCIATION OF INDIAN LABOUR HISTORIANS and V.V. GIRI NATIONAL LABOUR INSTITUTE,
26-28 MARCH 2018 AT V.V. GIRI NATIONAL LABOUR INSTITUTE, NOIDA/New Delhi, INDIA

The broad theme for the conference is ‘The Future of Work in the Mirror of the Past’. The focus of the conference will be on the relation of technology with changing forms of work and work relations in the past and the present in the light of possible future trends.

Dutch Rhine river exports of slave-based commodities

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 14:41

 

On Tuesday September 12, Tamira Combrink (IISG) will present a paper on:

Dutch Rhine river exports of slave-based commodities"

'Invisible Histories' at the Working Class Movement Library

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 14:34

 

The Working Class Movement Library (WCML) in Salford presents a series of talks focussed on overlooked aspects of working class and labour history, ranging from reflections on the Co-operative Party, to the National Federation of Women Workers, to the Russian Revolution. This series follows similar talks in 2016, including a specific focus on the First World War.

Invisible Histories talks – Wednesdays at 2pm

CfP: Reading Race in Cold War Cultural Internationalism

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 14:30

 

Reading Race in Cold War Cultural Internationalism

Organizer: Cate Reilly

Assistant Professor in Early Modern Social and/or Cultural History

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 14:17
 

Assistant Professor in Early Modern Social and/or Cultural History (Excluding the History of Britain and Ireland)

Durham University, Dept. of History

Closing Date: 2 October 2017 at midday

Working Arrangements: This role is full time but we will consider requests for flexible working arrangements including potential job shares

CfP: European stakeholders during the Revolutions of 1848

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 14:05

 

International colloquium in Paris — May 2018

After the colloquium held for the 150-year anniversary of 1848 and its famous Revolutions, organized by the French « Société de 1848 » and which was a historiographic landmark, it seemed important, twenty years later, to shed a new light on this major event of the Nineteenth Century.

Master in conservazione, gestione e valorizzazione del patrimonio industriale

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 17:01

 

Obiettivi: Il Master si propone di rinnovare e diffondere procedure, metodi e pratiche conoscitive, progettuali e gestionali nel campo del patrimonio industriale in un quadro di cooperazione tra gli operatori economici, culturali e i diversi attori istituzionali. Intende formare architetti indirizzati alla progettazione e al recupero di edifici industriali, archivisti d’impresa, storici dell’industria, progettisti e allestitori museali.

Direttore: Giovanni Luigi Fontana

Livello: 2

Karl Marx: Ein Brief, ein Buch – und ein Aufbruch Zum 150. Jubiläum des Klassikers Das Kapital

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 15:31

 

#Marx2018 – Ausblick auf die neue Dauerausstellung

2018 jährt sich der Geburtstag von Karl Marx zum 200. Mal. Aus diesem Anlass eröffnet die Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung am 4. Mai 2018 im Karl-Marx-Haus eine neu konzipierte Dauerausstellung. Sie legt neben der zeitgemäßen Präsentation der Biografi e und des Werks von Marx einen besonderen Schwerpunkt auf die Wirkungsgeschichte und Aktualität seiner Ideen bis in unsere heutige Gegenwart.

CfP: Legacy of Slavery and Indentured Labour: Linking the Past with the Future

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 15:22

 

Conference on Slavery, Indentured Labour, Migration, Diaspora and Identity Formation.

June 19–23,  2018,  Paramaribo, Suriname

 

Call for papers for International Conference in Suriname to commemorate:

  • the 165th anniversary of Chinese immigration

  • the 155th anniversary of abolition of slavery

  • the 145th anniversary of immigration of East Indians

  • the 128th anniversary of immigration of Indonesians

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