Category Call for Papers

Call for papers: The International Echoes of the Commemorations of the October Revolution (1918-1990)

Title: The International Echoes of the Commemorations of the October Revolution (1918-1990) Location: Switzerland, University of Lausanne, Géopolis (Room: 2227) Date: 14-16 September 2016 Organising Committee: J-F Fayet (Univ. of Lausanne) – Stéfanie Prezioso (Univ. of Lausanne) – Kevin Morgan (Univ. of Manchester) – Norman Laporte (Univ. of South Wales) Scientific Committee: Dr. Marco Albeltaro […]

Call for papers: “Before ’68: The Left, activism & social movements in the long 1960s”

Call for papers Conference: “Before ’68: The Left, activism & social movements in the long 1960s” 13-14 February 2016, School of History, University of East Anglia, Norwich, NR4 7TJ, UK Organised and hosted by UEA School of History in conjunction with Socialist History and the Institute of Working Class History, Chicago. The events of 1968, […]

Call for paper: “Labour (dis)united. Disputed legitimacies within the British labour movement”

CALL FOR PAPERS “Labour (dis)united. Disputed legitimacies within the British labour movement” Monday 4 April 2016, People’s History Museum, Manchester The conference, organised by the Centre for Research on the English-speaking World (CREW, Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3 University), is sponsored by the Society for the Study of Labour History (SSLH) and the Labour Movements […]

Call for papers: Worker’s Writing in Europe

  1st Conference of the European Labour History Network (ELHN) 14 – 16 December 2015, Torino/Turin (Italy) Workshop : Worker’s Writing in Europe (19th-20th centuries) A contribution to the cultural history of the worlds of work Within the framework of constructing a cultural history of the worlds of work “seen from below”, this workshop suggests studying […]

Call for contributions: Radical Histories/Histories of Radicalism

CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS TO:  RADICAL HISTORIES/HISTORIES OF RADICALISM  A MAJOR CONFERENCE AND PUBLIC HISTORY FESTIVAL  1-3 July 2016 Queen Mary University of London This international event commemorates twenty years since the death of the leftwing social historian Raphael Samuel and forty years since the founding of History Workshop Journal. The event will explore radical approaches […]

Call for papers: ‘Communist Nostalgia’, University of Glasgow, 18-19 September 2015

Papers, from all disciplines in the arts and social sciences, are invited for a two-day conference on the theme of ‘Communist Nostalgia’. 2015 will be the 70th anniversary of the apogee of Communist influence in Europe and the 30th anniversary of, arguably, the beginning of the end of the Eastern Bloc. This conference aims to […]

Call for papers: Communist Nostalgia, Glasgow, Sept 2015

Call for interest Communist Nostalgia University of Glasgow, 18-19 September 2015 Papers and panels are invited for a two-day conference on the theme of ‘Communist Nostalgia’. 2015 will be the 70th anniversary of the apogee of Communist influence in Europe and the 30th anniversary of, arguably, the beginning of the end of the Eastern Bloc. […]