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).

Free speech, Religion and Political Culture in Northern Europe, 1400-1750
University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
16-17 April 2020
Deadline: 6 December 2019

The Coloniality of Infrastructure: Eurafrican Legacies
University of Basel
Basel, Switzerland
26-26 June 2020
Deadline: 10 December 2019

Generousity and Avarice in Medieval Europe
University of Nottingham
Nottingham, United Kingdom
23-24 April 2020
Deadline: 13 December 2019

Temporal Entanglements: Appropriating Empires in the Global South, 1450 – 1700
Queen Mary, University of London
London, United Kingdom
11-12 June 2020
Deadline: 14 December 2019

Occidentalism: The West since 1945
University of Paris 8
Paris, France
10-12 June 2020
Deadline: 15 December 2019

Beyond Trianon. The Exit from War in Danubian Europe: a New Era? (1918-1924)
Hungarian Academy of Sciences 
Budapest, Hungary
11-13 June 2020
Deadline: 15 December 2019

Authority and Trust: Comparative and Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Heidelberg Centre for American Studies
Heidelberg, Germany
25-27 June 2020
Deadline: 16 December 2019

Voices of Change: Presents, Pasts and Futures of Activism and Protest in Europe
Graduate Centre for Europe, University of Birmingham
Birmingham, United Kingdom
21-22 May 2020
Deadline: 16 December 2019

Russia and the Seven Years’ War (1756-1763): Politics, Army, Culture and the People of the Era
Deutsches Historisches Institut Moskau
Moscow, Russia
28-29 May 2020
Deadline: 29 December 2019

Britain and the World Annual Conference
University of Plymouth
Plymouth, United Kingdom
17-19 June 2020
Deadline: 3 January 2020

The Right to Vote: A Conference at the Centennial of the 19th Amendment
Washburn University
Topeka, United States
27-28 March 2020
Deadline: 3 January 2020

The Asian Conference on Arts and Humanities
The International Academic Forum
Tokyo, Japan
24-27 May 2020
Deadline: 7 January 2020 

Territoriality and Non-territoriality in Accommodating National Diversity within States, 1789-1989
University of Wien
Wien, Germany
2-4 April 2020
Deadline: 8 January 2020 

The Mediality of the Letter – Diplomatic Correspondence in the Context of Early Modern Letter Culture (Sixteenth – Seventeenth Centuries)
University of Salzburg
Salzburg, Austria
29-31 October 2020
Deadline: 8 January 2020 

Distances (15th-18th Century)
EHESS, Marseille
Marseille, France
11-12 June 2020
Deadline: 10 January 2020 

Le traitre en politique : profils, parcours et représentations
University of Paris-Seine
Paris, France
15 May 2020
Deadline: 12 January 2020

Empire after the Emperor: From the Napoleonic Empire to the Age of Empire
Sciences Po Grenoble – Campus Université Grenoble Alpes
Grenoble, France
17-19 March 2021
Deadline: 15 January 2020

Imagining Alternatives – Speculative Fiction and the Political
Gesellschaft für Fantastikforschung (GFF) und German Popular Culture Studies Association (GPCA) Augsburg, Germany
10-12 September 2020
Deadline: 15 January 2020

Colonial and Postcolonial Print Mobilities: Black Periodicals and Local Publications, 1880-present
Newcastle University
Newcastle, United Kingdom
10-12 June 2020
Deadline: 16 January 2020

Association for Political History 2020 Conference: Layers and Connections of the Political
Luiss-Guido Carli University
Rome, Italy
11-13 June 2020
Deadline: 31 January 2020

ReNEW Summer University 2020 – Identity Politics: Comparative Perspectives on the Nordic Countries and east central Europe
University of Gdańsk and European Solidarity Centre — Gdańsk
Södertörn University – Stockholm
9-18 June 2020
Deadline: 31 January 2020

Religion and revolution. The “sixties” and the history of religion in the  Low Countries
Journal Trajecta. Religion, Culture and Society in the Low Countries
Ossendrecht, the Netherlands 11-12 June 2020
Deadline: 15 February 2020

New Researchers in Maritime History 2020
The British Commission for Maritime History – The Historic Dockyard
Chatham, UK
27-28 March 2020
Deadline: 28 February 2020 

Summer School

Identity Politics: Comparative Perspectives on the Nordic Countries and East Central Europe
University of Gdansk and European Solidarity Centre – Sodertorn University
Gdansk – Stockholm, Sweden
9-18 June 2020
Deadline: 1 January 2020


Teaching Fellow: Global History of the US
Department of History, University College London
London, United Kingdom
Deadline: 12 December 2019

Postdoctoral research associate – Race in Global or National Contexts
Department of African American Studies, Princeton University
Princeton, USA
Deadline: 13 December 2019

Postdoctoral candidate “Technologies of Identification and Politics of Reconciliation in Vietnam”
Netherlands Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Deadline: 13 December 2019

Postdoctoral researcher – Network Maps of Contemporary Economics in France
Independent Social Research Foundation
Paris, France / Barcelona, Spain
Deadline: 20 December 2019

Non-Stipendiary Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
St. Edmund’s College, University of Cambridge
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Deadline: 6 January 2020