CFP: Global Histories: A Student Journal

Are you a graduate student working on global history themes and looking for an outlet for your work? Consider publishing in Global Histories, the student-run journal of the Global History MA program at the Humboldt University in Berlin and the Freie Universität Berlin. More information on the latest call for submissions follows: In recent years, global … Continue reading CFP: Global Histories: A Student Journal

Fellowships, International Research Center “Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History,” Humboldt University Berlin

For scholars working on labor history, broadly conceived, or related fields with a global history bent, here’s a terrific opportunity for the 2017-2018 academic year in Germany. As a recent call for applications notes: The International Research Center “Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History” at Humboldt University in Berlin, funded by the Federal Ministry … Continue reading Fellowships, International Research Center “Work and Human Lifecycle in Global History,” Humboldt University Berlin

1 Post-doctoral & 12 Doctoral Positions (The Graduate School Global Intellectual History, Berlin)

For those TPF readers looking for post-doctoral or doctoral options on global history, the The Graduate School Global Intellectual History which is run by Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt-Universität Berlin has announced fellowships opportunity for three years. The call for applications explains more: The graduate school aims to explore intellectual reactions to processes of entanglement from the 18th … Continue reading 1 Post-doctoral & 12 Doctoral Positions (The Graduate School Global Intellectual History, Berlin)

Conference Report on Global History Student Conference (Freie Universität Berlin)

In recent years, global history has undoubtedly become part of our life as a dynamic historical perspective. Writing history without borders and addressing events with all their actors in an effort to maintain a view of the biggest picture possible, global history enjoys a distinct place among other historical disciplines. Reading the world through an … Continue reading Conference Report on Global History Student Conference (Freie Universität Berlin)

Symposium: Labor, Migration, and the State: Past, Present, Future (Berlin, Germany – March 11, 2016)

For those TPF readers in Germany or Europe, here’s a recent announcement for a forthcoming symposium hosted by the Indiana University Europe Gateway in conjunction with the re:work initiative at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. The symposium takes the following as its starting point: What kind of questions of social solidarity are posed to European societies by … Continue reading Symposium: Labor, Migration, and the State: Past, Present, Future (Berlin, Germany – March 11, 2016)