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CfP: Writing Global History: Perspectives from Global South

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:37

Global history is emerging as a significant perspective in contemporary history writing. This approach examines the transnational networks through which human societies emerge as interactive global communities. Its increasing relevance can be attributed to its explicit focus on transnational relations; transcending euro-centric dominance; and exploring interconnections between and among (but not limited to) regions, communities, and commodities across historical periods.

CfP: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Brazilian Slavery in Global Perspective

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:32

The Brazilian journal Esboços: histórias em contextos globais (ISSN 2175-7976) invites researchers to submit papers to the special issue “Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century Brazilian Slavery in Global Perspective” organized by Clemente Gentil Penna, Marcelo Matheus, and Melina Teubner. The papers must be submitted through the journal’s electronic platform until December 30, 2022. The special issue will be published in v. 30 n. 54, 2023.

CfP: The Great Transition. Fighting back in Times of Global Crisis: Repoliticizing, Imagining, Achieving

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:23

*French Follows*

Call for papers, actions, and workshops

The Great Transition, 18-21 May 2023
Organized by Alternatives and Historical Materialism

Fighting back in Times of Global Crisis: Repoliticizing, Imagining, Achieving

CfP: Capitalism and American Political Development - New Political Science

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:22

Edited by James Parisot (Assistant Professor, University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley) and Jeffrey D. Broxmeyer (Associate Professor, The University of Toledo)  


CfP: Cem anos de História e consciência de classe: Lukács e a teoria crítica hoje

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:13



Mariana Teixeira, Freie Universität Berlin (

Victor Strazzeri, Universität Bern/Berliner Institut für kritische Theorie, e.V. (

CfP: Transgender Studies Quarterly: The Trans Marxist Issue

Fri, 2022-09-30 16:12

Transgender Studies Quarterly 11.2: The Trans Marxist Issue
Guest Editors
Ira Terán -
Emrys Travis -
The Trans Marxist Issue

CfP: Maritime solidarity: Past and present

Wed, 2022-09-28 13:41


Amsterdam, International Institute of Social History, 22-23 September 2023

Organizing committee: Pepijn Brandon, Niklas Frykman, Marcus Rediker, and Nandita Sharma

International Conference: Social History of Capitalism

Wed, 2022-09-28 13:35

University of Bonn, 10-12 October 2022


The International Social History Association (ISHA), the Bonn Centre for Dependency and Slavery Studies (BCDSS), and the Cluster of Excellence “Contestations of the Liberal Script” convene the International Conference “Social History of Capitalism”. The conference will run fully virtually.


Nuevo número de Archivos de historia del movimiento obrero y la izquierda

Wed, 2022-09-21 15:00

Archivos de historia 

del movimiento obrero y la izquierda

anuncia la aparición de su número 21   ISSN: 2313-9749 | ISSN en línea: 2683-9601



CfP: Cyborg Workers: The Past, Present and Future of Automated Labour

Wed, 2022-09-21 14:52


International Conference at Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies

Aarhus University, Denmark

From 14 to 16 June 2023


With keynote lectures by

Phoebe Moore (University of Essex) & Marcel van der Linden (University of Amsterdam)


CfP: 2023 Tallinn Dissertation Prize in European Environmental History

Mon, 2022-09-19 09:49

The European Society for Environmental History welcomes submissions for the 2023 Tallinn Dissertation Prize in European Environmental History. The Dissertation Prize aims to support early career environmental history scholars based in Europe or those based outside Europe but whose work contributes to European environmental history.

CfA: 2023 Labour History Review

Wed, 2022-09-14 07:35

Postgraduates are encouraged to submit articles for consideration for the 2023 Labour History Review essay prize to the editors of LHR. This annual prize awards £500 for the best essay, which will be published in the LHR

The essay prize is open to anyone currently registered for a higher research degree, in Britain or abroad, or to anyone who completed such a degree no earlier than February 2020.

The deadline for entries is 31 March 2023.

CfA: Two doctoral scholarships for Internationals - Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology

Mon, 2022-09-12 09:30

The Bielefeld Graduate School in History and Sociology (BGHS) is a joint institution of the Department of History and the Faculty of Sociology at Bielefeld University (Germany). The BGHS is a learning community of doctoral researchers and within the DAAD-Graduate School Scholarship Programme (GSSP) invites applications for

Two doctoral scholarships for Internationals

with a maximum duration of 4 years,

starting 1 October 2023.

Aux origines des grands modèles syndicaux internationaux

Thu, 2022-09-08 11:14

Cycle de rencontres-débats


Septembre 2022 - Mars 2023


Aux origines des grands modèles syndicaux internationaux



CfP: Intersectionality in History and History Didactics

Mon, 2022-09-05 11:44

Please find attached the CfA "Intersectionality in History and History Didactics" for a Writing Workshop for the Österreichische Zeitschrift für Geschichtswissenschaften, issue 3/2024 (OeZG;, edited by Heike Krösche and Levke Harders.

CfP: Worlds Apart? Futures of Global History

Mon, 2022-09-05 10:03

Vienna, 25-26 May 2022

CfP: Nationalism, War and Defeat

Mon, 2022-09-05 09:55


This call for papers is also available to download as a PDF: here.


CfP: Looking at the Ghetto… The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising: Eighty Years in Retrospect

Mon, 2022-09-05 09:47

This international conference of the Dubnow Institute, organized in cooperation with leading Polish and Israeli institutions and funded by the Alfred Landecker Foundation, will be dedicated to the eightieth anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.

CfP: Gewalt am Arbeitsplatz im 20. Jahrhundert. Neue Perspektiven auf die Gewerkschaftsgeschichte

Mon, 2022-09-05 09:40
Ort: Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Bonn

Datum: 23./24. November 2023
Deadline für die Einreichung der Abstracts: 15. Januar 2023