Announcements

Call for Papers- "Global Labor: Evolutionary Responses to the Challenge of Frontiers: Spatial Reconfigurations and Social Transformations"

July 27, 2022

GLOBAL LABOR: Evolving Responses to the Challenge of International Frontiers - Spatial Reconfigurations and Social Transformations.
Host Institution: Institut d’études avancées (IEA), Saint-Louis, Senegal
http://www.iea-saintlouis.sn
Provisional Schedule: 13 – 16 December 2022
Deadline for proposals: abstract: July 31, 2022 and full proposal November 30, 2022

The colloquium on “Global Labor: Evolutionary Responses to the Challenge of Frontiers: Spatial Reconfigurations and Social Transformations” embraces converging orientations of institutions responsible for the...

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Globalizing the History of Capitalism Roundtable

Recording of "Globalizing the History of Capitalism: A Roundtable" now available

May 4, 2022

Our April 20th event "Globalizing the History of Capitalism: A Roundtable"  is now posted.

Speakers:

Pepijn Brandon, Associate Professor of History, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
"Slavery’s Capitalism beyond the Nation-State: Trans-imperial business operations and the plantation complex"

Graduate Student Stephanie Leitzel, reading for Kristen Alff, Assistant Professor of History and International Studies, North Carolina State.
"Global Southern Companies...

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Funding Opportunities at Global History Network partner East China Normal University

February 16, 2022

中外合作培养博士项目:资助外国大学注册的优秀博士生在读期间来华学习、联合研究及撰写博士论文。一般为1学期至2学年。(针对高级进修项目申请者)

来华攻读博士学位项目:资助外国优秀硕士攻读中国大学博士学位。(针对博士项目申请者,中文授课)

2022年华东师范大学新汉学招生简章参见:...

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POSTPONED- Global Labor History Conference in Saint-Louis, Senegal

February 16, 2022
The conference "Global Labor: Evolutionary Responses to the Challenge of Frontiers: Spatial Reconfigurations and Social Transformations" will be postponed from March 6-12, 2022 until December 10-13, 2022.  The conference is hosted by the Institute for Advanced Studies in Saint-Louis, Senegal in partnership with the Universite Gaston Berger, and held in Saint-Louis, Senegal.  The revised Call for Papers will be available soon.   Read more about POSTPONED- Global Labor History Conference in Saint-Louis, Senegal

Call for Papers: The Fishing Community of Guet Ndar in Saint Louis du Sénégal: Between Singularity and Universality

December 10, 2020

International Conference on The Fishing Community of Guet Ndar in Saint Louis du Sénégal: Between Singularity and Universality
March 15-17, 2021 at the CRDS in Saint-Louis du Sénégal (Senegal)

CALL FOR PAPERS

The conference will seek to place the crisis in the economic and political history of the Saint- Louis region of Senegal, in the evolution of fishing in this country and in globalization, since fishing agreements are co-signed by several nations. However, the conference will mainly focus on the analysis of the roles played by...

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Call for Papers- Toward a Global History of Economic Transfer: Commodities, Commodity Chains, and Processes of Economic Innovation

February 4, 2020

The Weatherhead Initiative for Global History and the History Department of the East China Normal University, and other members of the Global History Network, will examine this multidimensional process of transformation –from the vantage of the history of material commodities and technological transfer broadly construed – at a conference at the ECNU in Shanghai in October 2020. We welcome proposals for papers that will address the question of how the extraction of resources, cultivation and marketing of commodities, and the changing organization of production and finance have...

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