Conference: Chronologics: Periodisation in a Global Context (Berlin, 7-9 December 2017)

For readers interested in historical periodization in a global context, here’s a recent conference announcement titled “Chronologics: Periodisation in a Global Context.” The conference will gather scholars from around the world in Berlin. The announcement explains more: Epochal divisions and terminologies such as “antiquity”, “baroque,” the “classical age,” the “renaissance,” or “postmodernity,” the “long 19th!” or … Continue reading Conference: Chronologics: Periodisation in a Global Context (Berlin, 7-9 December 2017)

“All Things Transregional” Interview with Monica Juneja (Heidelberg) & Matthias Middell (Leipzig)

Over at the new blog of the Forum Transregionale Studien in Berlin, our colleagues have continued their own interview series with two new conversations with Monica Juneja (Heidelberg) and Matthias Middell (Leipzig). The interviews–in English with Juneja and in German with Middell–extend on an earlier feature with Sebastian Conrad, Professor for Global History at the … Continue reading “All Things Transregional” Interview with Monica Juneja (Heidelberg) & Matthias Middell (Leipzig)