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).

Constituting Boundaries: Identities, Politics, and Colonial and Postcolonial Constitution-Making, 1776-2019
The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities – The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation – Pembroke College
Oxford, UK
20-21 April 2020
Deadline: 17 November 2019 

Transcultural Conversations
European University Institute
Florence, Italy
23-24 January 2020
Deadline: 25 November 2019

People’s History? Radical Historiography and the Left in the Twentieth Century
School of History, University of East Anglia, Norwich
15-16 February 2020
Deadline: 29 November 2019

Recovering Women’s Identities between Centre and Periphery (XVI-XX Centuries)
University of London, Senate House
5-6 March 2020
Deadline: 30 November 2019

Eurasia in Transition: geopolitics, Connections and Challenges
University of Zurich
Zurich, Swiss
13-15 May 2020
Deadline: 30 November 2019 

Religion and Totalitarianism
Univeristy of Poznan
Poznan, Poland
23-29 August 2020
Deadline: 30 November 2019 

Internationalism, Anti-Authoritarianism and Anarchy in the Eastern and Southern Mediterranean (1860-1920)
Collège Erasme
Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
21-22 April 2020
Deadline: 30 November 2019 

Modern expeditions: Politics, Actors and Epistemologies of Scientific Travel Since the Nineteenth Century – Foundation of a Research Network
Technische Universität Braunschweig, Institut für Geschichtswissenschaft
Braunschweig, Germany
1 November 2020
Deadline: 1 December 2019 

Private Wars: Legitimacy, Finance and the Social Contract
Sciences Po, Reims Campus
Reims, France
20-21 March 2020
Deadline: 1 December 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

Colloque international «Nations et empires»
University of Toulouse
Toulouse, France
April 2020
Deadline: 2 December 2019

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

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

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

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

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 


Postdoctoral researcher – Historical future expectations in the Late Medieval and Early Modern Period
University of Antwerp
Antwerp, Belgium
Deadline: 17 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