This page contains the Call for Papers, Conferences and Job Opportunities from the Political History PhD Newsletter.

The newsletter is a joint effort: we very much welcome news of your recently published articles or books, and forthcoming conferences or anything else of interest for the political history community. The newsletter is currently edited by Francesco Caprioli (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid).

Call for Papers

Paris 1919 and the Global South
University of Milan; University of Pavia
Milan-Pavia, Italy
5-6 December 2019
Deadline: 10 September 2019

Environments of Exile: Refugees, Nature, and Representations
Biennial Conference of the North American Society for Exile Studies 
Queen’s University, Kingstone (Ontario)
18-20 September 2020
Deadline: 30 September 2019

What We Talk about When We Talk about History
Student Conference 2020; University of Pavia
Pavia, Italy
17-19 February 2020
Deadline: 30 September 2019

Demokratie und Diktaturforschung im 20 und 21 Jahrhundert
Hannah Arendt Institut fur Totalitarismusforschung, Dresden
1-2 April 2020
Deadline: 30 September 2019

Cold War Voices: Stories, Speech and Sound, 1945-1991
University of Bristol, UK
22-23 January 2020
Deadline: 1 October 2019

Musee du Temps and Université de Franche-Comte
Besancon, France
19-20 March 2020
Deadline: 15 October 2019

Architectures of Power: Buildings of Politics and Governance, 1750-2000
Girton College, Cambridge, UK
27-28 June 2019
Deadline: 21 October 2019

What Citizenship Education for What Democracy? Transnational Perspectives from the 19th Century to the 21st
1-3 April 2020
Deadline: 31 October 2019

After “Emancipation”: The Legacies, Afterlives and Continuation of Slavery
University of Nottingham
21-23 June 2020
Deadline: 1 November 2019

People’s History? Radical Historiography and the Left in the Twentieth Century
School of History, University of East Anglia, Norwich
15-16 February 2020
Deadline: 29 November 2019

Recovering Women’s Identities between Centre and Periphery (XVI-XX Centuries)
University of London, Senate House
5-6 March 2020
Deadline: 30 November 2019

Waging War and Making Peace: European Ways of Inciting and Containing Armed Conflict, 1648-2020
Università Ca’ Foscari
Venice, Italy
24-26 June 2019
Deadline: 2 December 2019


Translations and commentaries on the Qur’an in European History
Amsterdam School of Historical Studies
Deadline: 5 September 2019

University Assistant, Faculty of Historical and Cultural studies, University of Vienna
Deadline: 9 September 2019

Researcher in Digital History, University of Luxembourg
Deadline: 15 September 2019

Karl-Ferdinand-Werner Fellowship
Deutsches Historisches Institut Paris
Deadline: 15 September 2019

School of Historical Studies
Institute for Advanced Study
Deadline: 15 October 2019

Humboldt Yale Travel Grants 2019/2020
University of Yale
Deadline: 1 November 2019

Appel à communications

Etre le “numero 2”. le rapport dominant-dominé dans les cercles du pouvoir: perspective historique
Université Paris-Est Créteil, Paris
7-8 November 2019


Premio Istituto Sangalli per la Storia Religiosa 2019
Deadline: 1 November 2019

Society for Turkic, Ottoman and Turkish Prize 2020
Deadline: 1 May 2020