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

Colonial Knowledges: Environment and Logistics in the Creation of Knowledge in British Colonies from 1750 to 1950
University of Warwick-University of Manchester
Manchester, UK
27-28 February 2020
Deadline: 23 August 2019

The Borders of Religion
International Medieval Congress 2020
Leeds, UK
6-9 July 2020
Deadline: 24 August 2019

Socialist Mobilities: Networks, Spaces, Practices
6th European Congress on World and Global History
Leipzig, Germany 
25-28 June 2020
Deadline: 30 August 2019

(Forced) Migration and large-scale settlement in modern European history. State-building, ethnic conflict and the economy in the 19th and 20th century
Gerhard Wolf/Tim Buchen 
Technische Universitat Dresden 
1-3 April 2020
Deadline: 1 September 2019

Difficult Heritage of 1989 and the New Hegemonies in East Central Europe
Universitat Bremen
Bremen, Germany 
5-6 November 2020
Deadline: 1 September 2019

Imagining the Renaissance. Defining the Jews
Prin 2015: “The Long History of Antisemitism”; Johns Hopkins University; University of Maryland; Bar Ilan University
Jerusalem, Israel
12-15 January 2020
Deadline: 1 September 2019

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

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

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

Post Doc Positions

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


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