Category Call for Papers

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. […]

Call for papers: First International Willi-Münzenberg-Congress

Global Spaces for Radical Solidarity: Transnational Movements, Social, Cultural and Humanitarian Ideas, Networks and Media of the 20th Century. First International Willi-Münzenberg-Congress Place: Berlin, Münzenberg-Saal at Franz-Mehring-Platz 1, 10243 Berlin Date: September 17th – 19th 2015 Causes célèbres: Münzenberg as a bridge to the 20th century A collection of keywords: The „Third Front“; Youth International; […]

Call for papers: PSA communism specialist group conference, Durham, 15 Dec 2014

CALL FOR PAPERS ‘COMMUNISM AND A CENTURY OF WAR’ PSA Communism Specialist Group 2014 conference and AGM University of Durham, 15 December 2014 The Communism Specialist Group invites proposals of papers to be presented at its third annual conference to be held in Durham. As in the case of our previous events, we hope that […]

Call for papers: Jahrbuch für Historische Kommunismusforschung 2016

Birte Meyer writes: On behalf of the editors and members of the advisory board, I would like to draw your attention to the Call for Papers for the 2016 edition of the Yearbook of Historical Communist Studies. “Conspiracy and Communism” will be the main topic in 2016. You can find the German, English and Russian […]

cfp: ‘Rethinking communist party model organisation’, proposed panel for PSA conference, Manchester, 14-16 April 2014

The following panel is proposed for the annual conference of the Political Studies Association of the UK, to be held in Manchester 14-16 April 2014 (see http://www.psa.ac.uk/conference/2014-conference). Proposals for papers should be sent to Yiannos Katsourides (katsouridesy@yahoo.com) from whom further details may be obtained Panel title: Rethinking communist party model organisation Historically, European communist party […]

Communism, Class and the ‘Cultural Turn’: Call For Papers

Twentieth Century Communism and PSA Communism Specialist Group Date: 16 January 2014 Location: School of Government and International Affairs, Durham University The emergence of the New Left and ‘new social movements’ have long been recognised as heralding a reinvention of ‘the left’ and a challenge to the hegemony of Soviet-style marxism in the period after […]