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

Representing the Past in Interwar Central Europe and Beyond
University of Masaryk
September – December 2021
Deadline: 15 June 2021

Drawing the Line: Border Commissions in Eastern Europe 1699–1921
Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies
26 November 2021
Deadline: 15 June 2021

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

Politikerinnen in Weimar
28 September 2021 – 24 May 2022 (Bimonthly)
Deadline: 18 June 2021

Debates and Political Culture in the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries
Max-Planck-Institut für Kunstgeschichte
5-6 October 2021
Deadline: 20 June 2021

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

Stadt und Adel
Südwestdeutschen Arbeitskreises für Stadtgeschichtsforschung
Esslingen am Neckar
2-4 July 2021
Deadline: 23 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

Advocating Religious Freedom in the Helsinki Process
University of Helsinki
14-15 October 2021
Deadline: 30 June 2021

Working Women: Agents of Welfare and Social Justice form 1930s to the 1960s
University of Cambridge
9-10 October 2021
Deadline: 30 June 2021

World Cups and Major Sporting Events: Futures and Legacies
University of Huddersfield
4 November 2021
Deadline: 30 June 2021

Popular Responses to Nation-Building Projects in Bessarabia, Transnistria, Moldova
Leibniz-Institut für Ost- und Südosteuropaforschung
1-2 October 2021
Deadline: 1 July 2021

Erinnerungskultur(en) der deutschen Justiz
Forum Justizgeschichte
25 September 2021
Deadline: 1 July 2021

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

Re-examining Empires from the Margins: Towards a New Imperial History of Europe
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München & Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich
22-23 October 2022
Deadline: 15 July 2021

Critique is a Gift – Challenges to Genocide Research
University of Bochum/University of Maastricht
30 September 2022
Deadline: 15 July 2021

The Global 1922: New Critical Reflections
King’s College, London
31 March 2022
Deadline: 26 July 2021

Languages of Diplomacy in the Eighteenth-Century World
German Historical Institute, Moscow
13-14 January 2022
Deadline: 15 September 2021

Verlorener Gründungsmoment – Die Erfurter Union als Ort einer friedlichen Staatswerdung?
University of Jena
27 February-1 March 2023
Deadline: 30 September 2021

Call for Articles, Book Chapters, Contributions

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

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

Junior Fellow in Environmental History
University of Freiburg
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