In 2021 the Association for Political History will organize a series of webinars on key topics in political history.

More information on registration and the invitation link to the webinars will follow soon!

12 February 2021

PhD Nordic Webinar

12 February 2021 9.00-12.45 CET | 10.00-13.45 EET

Universities of Aarhus, Jyväskylä and Södertörn

This webinar provides PhD students from the members institutions with comments from experts and peers representing fellow universities. In the meeting, the presenters, commentators and audience take up central points of the paper for joint discussion.

Registration and more information: aph@associationforpoliticalhistory.org
After you have registered, you will receive the link to the meeting and access codes.

The seminar papers can be found in Google Docs and the links with commenting rights below.

No registration is required from researchers of the APH member institutions but the participants are advised to make their comments in Google Docs before the meeting. Commenting without attendance in the Zoom meeting is also possible.

Moderator: Pasi Ihalainen (Jyväskylä)

  • 9.00-9.45 CET Troels Solgaard Andersen (Aarhus), The Reality of a Fiction: A History of Cultural Censorship during the German Occupation of Denmark 1940-1945, first commentator Simo Mikkonen (Jyväskylä)
  • 9.45-10.30 CET Martin Englund (Södertörn), Facing Sweden: The Experience of arriving in Sweden after the forced migration from Poland during the Antisemitic Campaign 1967-1972, first commentator Pertti Ahonen (Jyväskylä)
  • 10.30-11.00 CET Break
  • 11.00-11.45 CET Risto-Matti Matero (Jyväskylä), From companionship with nature to consumer rights: Changing perception of human nature in German, Swedish and Finnish green parties, 1980-2010, first commentator Norbert Götz (Södertörn)
  • 11.45-12.30 CET Emilia Lakka (Jyväskylä), Labor immigration and the enlarged European Union: a comparison of the policy preferences of Finnish, Danish and Swedish parliamentary parties 2000-2018, first commentator Niels Wium Olesen (Aarhus)
  • 12.30-12.45 CET Final discussion on future webinar cooperation

March 2021

Webinar Making Political History Global. Political history from the perspective of scholars of non-European history.

Power in History, the Research Group Political History of the University of Antwerp

Contact: Marnix Beyen

April 2021

Webinar The state of democracy 1: The permanent crisis of democracy

Utrecht University  (in cooperation with Research School Political History, Arhus University and EUI)

Contact: Ido de Haan

May 2021

Webinar The state of democracy 2: Democracy and the economy

Arhus University (in cooperation with EUI and Utrecht University)

Contact: Hagen Schulz-Forberg

June 2021

Webinar Languages of Populism 

EUI (in cooperation with UU, RSPH and Arhus University)

Contact: Lucy Riall