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

EGA 2020: European as a Global Actor
Instituto Universitario de Lisboa
Lisbon, Portugal
4-5 May 2020
Deadline: 6 March 2020 

Christian-Muslim Interplay in Late Medieval and Early Modern Balkans: Power Networks and Regional Lordships during the Ottoman Conquest
Institut für die Erforschung der Habsburgermonarchie und des Balkanraumes (IHB) der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften
Wien, Austria
28 September 2020
Deadline: 8 March 2020 

Histories of Migration: Transatlantic and Global Perspectives
Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute Washington
Berkeley, California, USA
12-14 October 2020
Deadline: 8 March 2020 

A Fragile State Monopoly? Policies and Practices of Gun Control and the Redefinition of State Prerogatives on the Global Stage, 1890s-1940s
University of Padova
Padova, Italy
18-19 June 2020
Deadline: 15 March 2020 

Questioning the Coloniality of Territory
Association for African Studies in Germany
Frankfurt, Germany
22-25 September 2020
Deadline: 15 March 2020 

Images and Borderlands: Mediterranean basin between Christendom and Ottoman Empire in the Early Modern Age
COST ACTION 18129: IS-LE: Islamic Legacy: Narratives East, West, South, North of the Mediterranean (1350-1750)
Split, Croatia
16-17 September 2020
Deadline: 20 March 2020 

Apocalyptic and Millenarian Movements: critical and Interdisciplinary Approaches
University of  Bedfordshire
Bedford, UK
29-30 June 2020
Deadline: 31 March 2020 

1945: End of World War II: Current  European and Global Perspectives
Catholic Academy
Berlin, Germany
17-18 September 2020
Deadline: 31 March 2020 

The Shape of News and Public Opinion in Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Europe and America
Université de Haute Alsace
Mulhouse, France
24-25 September 2020
Deadline: 30 April 2020 

The Janus Dilemma: Watershed Moments in History from 1848 to the Present
Centre for the Study of Modern and Contemporary History and the School of History, Classics and Archaeology at University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, UK
29 May 2020
Deadline: 30 April 2020 

The Spaces of Anger(s) Past
Radboud University
Nijmegen, Netherlands 
23-25 September 2020
Deadline: 30 April 2020 

The Crisis of Freedom: Hegel’s Elements of the Philosophy of Right after 200 Years
Goethe-Universitat Frankfurt
Frankfurt, Germany
14-16January 2021
Deadline: 1 June 2020 

Post-doc positions

Researchers on the “European Qur’an”
Université de Nantes, CSIC, Università di Napoli l’Orientale, University of Kent 
Deadline: 8 March 2020

10 one-year post-doctoral positions
 Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales
Deadline: 31 March 2020 

Falling Short of Expectations: Evaluative Languages in Scholarly Book Reviews, 1900-2000 
Leiden University
Deadline: 31 March 2020 

Creative IPR-History of Intellectual Property Rights in the Creative Industries
University of Oslo, Norway
Deadline: 31 March 2020