Conference: 1968—The Global and the Local (March 23-24, 2018, Georgetown University)

Georgetown University has announced an international conference on political and cultural activism in a global and local context on March 23-24, 2018. The announcement explains more: This two-day international conference to be held at Georgetown University in spring 2018 will use the fiftieth anniversary of “1968”–an international symbolic shorthand that signifies a broader moment of…

Binational Research Tandem Program in Global History and Trans-Regional History, German Historical Institute, Washington, D.C.

Another autumn day, another opportunity for scholars of global history—this time at the German Historical Institute in Washington, D.C. As a recent announcement explains, the GHI, in cooperation with the BMW Center for German and European Studies at Georgetown University, is now offering German and North American scholars the opportunity to develop binational research tandems which…