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), Valentina Oldrati (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid) and Alexander Collin (University of Amsterdam).

Call for Papers

Classical Reformations: Beyond Christian Humanism
The Warburg Institute 
London, UK
3 September 2021
Deadline: 16 April 2021

Disruptions to authority, 1450-1750 Compliance and challenge in early modern society
School of Social, Political, Literary and Historical Studies, University of Portsmouth 
15 June 2021
Deadline: 30 April 2021

La traduzione manoscritta o “sommersa” nella cultura europea (1700-1950) / Die handgeschriebene bzw. „untergetauchte“ Übersetzung in der europäischen Kultur (1700-1950)
Accademia Roveretana degli Agiati
Rovereto, Italy
8-9 November 2021
Deadline: 30 April 2021

Digital Memory – Digital History – Digital Mapping
Centrum für Jüdische Studien der Universität Graz
Graz, Austria
22-24 September 2021
Deadline: 30 April 2021

Religion and Politics in the United States
GIRES – Global Institute for Research Education & Scholarship
The Netherlands
17-18 July 2021
Deadline: 10 May 2021

The History of Medialization and Empowerment: The Intersection of Women’s Rights Activism and the Media
International Standing Working Group on Medialization and Empowerment
20-22 January 2022
Deadline: 14 May 2021

Rethinking Practices and Notions of Fascist Internationalism 1919-1945
International Early-Career Workshop organized by University of Helsinki, Freie Universität Berlin, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
22-23 October 2021
Deadline: 16 May 2021

The Temporalities of Capitalism. Time, Timing and the Formation of the World Economy
Christof Dejung (University of Bern); Moritz von Brescius (University of Bern)
23-25 June 2022
Deadline: 20 May 2021

Doing The Global Intellectual History Of Social Movements
Ben Miller (Freie Universität Berlin), Christian Jacobs (Humboldt-Universität Berlin)
19-21 August 2021
Deadline: 28 May 2021

Euro-Mediterranean Entanglements in Medieval History
German Historical Institutes in Paris and Rome
28.09.2021 – 24.05.2022
Deadline: 15 June 2021

Warfare, Welfare, and Transformation of European Society in the 20th Century
Centre Marc Bloch
September 2021
Deadline: 21 June 2021

Nazis and Nazi Sympathisers in South America after 1945. Careers and Networks in their Destination Countries
Wiener Wiesenthal Institut für Holocaust-Studien (VWI), Institut für Zeitgeschichte der Universität Wien
20-22 January 2022
Deadline: 30 June 2021

Conspiracy Theories and Leftwing Populism
ERC Project “Populism and Conspiracy Theory” (PACT)
10-12 March 2022
Deadline: 15 July 2021

Call for Articles, Book Chapters, Contributions

Knowledge Hegemonies in the Early Modern World
ERC Early Modern Cosmology & Edizioni Ca’ Foscari & MPIWG Berlin
Deadline: 15 April 2021

Towards a New Typology of Paramilitarism: Balkan and Global Perspectives in Retrospect
Balkan History Association, Institute of History of the University of Hradec Králové
Bucharest, Romania
Deadline: 20 May 2021

Surveillance and the dossier: record keeping, vulnerability and reputational politics
Editors: Cristina Plamadeala, PhD: Rafael de Almeida Evangelista, PhD: Ozgun Topak, PhD
Deadline: 30 May 2021

The Russian Orthodox Church after the post-soviet transition
Religions journal
Deadline: 1 October 2021

Old and New Insights on the History of Intelligence and Diplomacy in the Balkans
Balkan History Association
Deadline: 15 October 2021

Job opportunities & fellowships

1 PostDoc (m/f/div) “Conflict Dynamics and Border Regions” (The Centre for East European and International Studies, Berlin)
The Centre for East European and International Studies (ZOiS)
Deadline: 30 April 2021

13 PhD scholarships “History, Geography, Religious and Anthropological Studies” (Padua-Venice)
Università degli Studi di Padova – Università Ca’ Foscari di Venezia
Padova, 01.10.2021 – 30.09.2025 
Deadline: 12 May 2021

Visiting Scholar Programme in Comparative/Transnational European History
Between Jan 2022 – Aug 2023
University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Deadline: 31 May 2021

1 Postdoctoral position “Migration and Mobilities Studies” (Max-Planck-Institut für ethnologische Forschung, Halle an der Saale)
Max-Planck-Institut für ethnologische Forschung
Halle an der Saale, 01.07.2021 – 29.03.2022
Deadline: 1 June 2021

Venice: new residential scholarship announcement
Fondazione Giorgio Cini Venice
Venezia, 09.01.2022 – 30.12.2022
Deadline: 10 June 2021

Postdoc fellowships (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw)
Polish Academy of Sciences
Warsaw, Poland
Deadline: 30 June 2021

Postdoctoral Teaching and Research Fellowship in Revolutionary Era Studies
McCormick Center for the Study of the American Revolution
New York, US
Deadline: 30 June 2021