To bring together scholars who explain historical phenomena using the methods of the social sciences

Preliminary Programme

Showing: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations (all days)
Wed 4 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Thu 5 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Fri 6 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Sat 7 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

All days
Wednesday 4 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
B-1 - LAB19 : Roundtable:Wobblies of the World
LAN/OG/074 Lanyon Building
Networks: Labour , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: David Struthers
Organizer: David StruthersDiscussant: Peter Cole
Marjorie Murphy : Jim Larkin, James Connolly, and the Dublin Lockout of 1913: the Transnational Path of Global Syndicalism
Dominique Pinsolle : How the American Reinterpretation of a French Concept Gave Rise to a New International Conception of Sabotage
Johan Pries : Tracing the Translocal Effects of the Early IWW’s Defeat: P.J. Welinder and “American Syndicalism” in Interwar Sweden


N-1 - POL21 : A Fresh Look at Political Parties in the 19th and 20th Centuries
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Anne Heyer : Curse or Blessing? The Emergence of the Mass Party
Sarah John , Don DeBats : Celebrating the Fifteenth Amendment? A Study of Individual Black and White Political Engagement in the Post-Civil War South
Nathaniël Kunkeler : The Organisation of Fascist Myth-making in Sweden and the Netherlands, 1933-40
Patrícia Lucas : Conservatives, or not so much? An Analysis of the Ideology of a Portuguese Monarchic Party


O-1 - POL01 : 1989/91 in the Central and East European Politics of History
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Marius Turda
Organizer: Michal KopecekDiscussant: James Mark
Maria Falina : Narratives of Political Change in Ukraine and Belarus as a Story of State-building and National Emancipation
Michal Kopecek : “Coming to Terms” with the Transitional Past: East Central Europe on the Way from “Liberal Consensus”
Eva Clarita Pettai : Legacies of Political Struggle: Competing Memories and Narratives of Re-independence in the Baltic States
Nikolai Vukov : The Complexities of Geopolitical Belonging and the Politics of History in Bulgaria after 1989


W-1 - LAB15a : Rethinking Oil, Labour and Politics
6CP/01/037 6 Collega Park/ School of Sociology
Networks: Economic History , Labour , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Marcel van der Linden
Organizer: Peyman JafariDiscussants: -
Elisabetta Bini : Decolonizing Labor: Oil Workers’ Challenge to American Corporate Politics in Libya, 1950s-1980s
Peyman Jafari : Linkages of Oil and Politics: Oil Strikes and Dual Power in the Iranian Revolution
Gemma Jennings : Oil, Identity and Inequality: a Transnational History of Labour
Jennifer O'Neil , Vaughan Ellis : Unheard Voices of Decline in the Oil Industry
Shira Pinhas : From the ‘a’ in Haifa to the Last ‘k’ in Kirkuk: Oil Workers', Infrastructure and the Structuring of the Post-Ottoman Middle East



Wednesday 4 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
N-2 - POL18 : Non-State Nations and Nationalism: Identity, Agency, Resistance
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Nupur Chaudhuri
Organizers: -Discussant: Nupur Chaudhuri
Violet Cassy Dove : Indigenous Nationalism in Settler Colonial Contexts: a Re-examination from a Global Perspective
Kennan Ferguson : Indigenous Nations Across Borders
Annarita Gori : Intellectuals, Journalists but, above all, Latin People
Jaime Hervás : National-building and Region-building in Spain: the Construction of the Castilian Regional Identity in Comparative Approach (1880s-1930s)
Gozde Orhan : The Alevi Policy of the Kurdish Movement in Turkey: the Case of Dersim


O-2 - POL02 : A Mutually Beneficial Relationship? Professional Advocacy, Social Movements and Democratization Processes
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Inbal Ofer
Organizers: Tamar Groves, Inbal OferDiscussant: Nikolaos Papadogiannis
Tamar Groves : Adopting Professional Advocacy: Teachers and the Education System in the Late Franco Period
Holger Nehring : Science in Movement: Protests against Nuclear Weapons and Scientific Expertise in the Cold War
Pedro Ramos Pinto : Community Development and the Making of Portugal’s Pre-revolutionary ‘Political Society’, 1960-1974
Roseanna Webster : Encounters Between Women Activists During the Spanish Transition to Democracy


W-2 - LAB15b : Rethinking Oil, Labour and Politics II
6CP/01/037 6 Collega Park/ School of Sociology
Networks: Labour , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Peyman Jafari
Organizers: -Discussant: Touraj Atabaki
Maral Jefroudi : Embeddedness in the Iranian Oil Industry before Revolution: Labour, Capital , and State
Marta Musso : Algerian Oil Workers' and the Independence War



Wednesday 4 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
O-3 - POL03 : Anarchism and Republicanism: Italy
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Ruth Kinna
Organizers: Bert Altena, Ruth KinnaDiscussant: Federico Ferretti
Enrico Acciai : Freedom to Amilcare Cipriani! An 'Anarcho-republican' Campaign in Liberal Italy 1881-1888
Pietro Di Paola : Italian Anarchist Opposition to the Invasion of Libya 1911
Carl Levy : Malatesta and the Republican Legacy, 1860-1932
Davide Turcato : No Rights without Duties: Anarchism and Republicanism in Italy from the Paris Commune to the Red Week


V-3 - LAB03 : Democracy, Economy and Employment: Political and Ideological Evolution of Nordic and Iberian Socialists after the Economic Crisis of the 1970s
6CP/01/035 6 College park, School of Sociology
Networks: Economic History , Labour , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Pauli Kettunen
Organizer: Sami OutinenDiscussants: -
Alan Granadino : The Economic Policy of the Portuguese Socialist Party, the Carnation Revolution and the Crises of the 1970s. From Autogestão to Social-Liberalism
Ilkka Kärrylä : From Democratization to Marketization - Social Democrats and Economic Democracy in Finland and Sweden, 1970s-1980s
António Muñoz Sánchez : West German Influence in the Shaping of the Labour Relations in Iberia during the Transitions to Democracy (1975-1980)
Sami Outinen : Vanguards of Social Democratic Third Way Policy: Nordic Social Democrats, Employment and Emerging Economic Globalization 1975?1986



Wednesday 4 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
E-4 - ANT02 : The Political Economy of Ancient Greece
MAP/OG/005 Maths and Physics
Networks: Antiquity , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Roland Oetjen
Organizer: Roland OetjenDiscussant: Roland Oetjen
Philipp Bösherz , Lauritz Noack : The Connection of Market Activity and Happiness in Plato's Laws: the Prelude on Retailers as an Example of Plato’s Thoughts on the Importance of Functioning Markets within a Polis
Brooks Kaiser : Resource Economics and Institutions in Ancient Athens
Carl Hampus Lyttkens : A Belligerent Democracy
George Tridimas : Why Ancient Greece Failed to Industrialize: Cost of Energy, Culture and City-State Multiplicity


N-4 - POL19 : Citizenship and Loyalty in Europe in the Second Half of the 19th and Early 20th Centuries
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Ethnicity and Migration , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Nives Rumenjak
Organizers: -Discussant: Andreas Fahrmeir
Ivan Kosnica : Peace Treaties and the Issue of Loyalty in the First Yugoslav State (1919-1941)
Wladyslaw Peksa , Anna Kociolek - Peksa : Citizenships, Borders and Phantom-borders, Loyalty, Identity, Cooperation and Ethnical Cleansing. Legal Aspects of the Creation Citizenship of a “New” Network of Borders and New States in Central Europe between 1918 and 1945. Polish Example
Ana Victoria Sima : The Manifold Identities of Ordinary Romanians in Transylvania during World War I
Tatiana Teterevleva : Option of Citizenship after 1920 Peace Treaties and the Baltic Natives in the Russian North
Norbert Varga : Hungarian Citizenship Law and Loyalty in the 19th Century


O-4 - POL04 : Anarchists and Antifascism during the 1930s
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Bert Altena
Organizer: Tom GoyensDiscussant: Bert Altena
Morris Brodie : ‘Crying in the Wilderness?’: Emma Goldman, the CNT-FAI and the Solidaridad Internacional Antifascista in London
Montse Feu : Jesús González Malo: Antifascism and Anarcho-Syndicalism in the United States
Tom Goyens : Against the Current: Robert Bek-gran and the German Antifascists in New York
Nathan Jun : Historical Development of Antifascist Thought in the Anarchist Milieu



Thursday 5 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
N-5 - POL20 : Insurgents, Irregular Fighters, Resistans, or Citizens? Defining, Debating and Remembering the Partisan
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Ana Sofia Ferreira
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Bernardas Gailius : Another Theory of Partisan
Fedele Greta : The Transitional Justice and the Trials of the Partisans in the Aftermath of World War II in France and Italy
Gianni Perona : National Resistance Movement in Italy: the Roots of a "National" Civil War
Gerben Zaagsma : Jewish Volunteers in the International Brigades during the Spanish Civil War


O-5 - POL05 : Authoritarianism and Corporatism in Europe and Latin America
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Antonio Costa Pinto
Organizers: Antonio Costa Pinto, Constantin IordachiDiscussants: Luciano Abreu, Gabriela de Lima Grecco
Constantin Iordachi : Mihail Manoilescu and the Debate over Corporatiism in Interwar Romania
Jose Reis Santos : Self-fashioning of a Conservative Revolutionary: Salazar’s Integral Corporatism and the International Networks of the 1930’s Conservative Revolution
Mario Sznajder : Authoritarianism and Corporatism in Chile: Intellectual Influences
Valerio Torreggiani : From Individual to Function: Ramiro De Maeztu as a Transnational Agent of Corporatism between Spain, United Kingdom and Latin America (1905-1936)



Thursday 5 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
H-6 - LAT02a : Latin American State Formation in the Periphery I
MAP/OG/018 Maths and Physics
Networks: Latin America , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chairs: -
Organizers: Kim Clark, Paulo DrinotDiscussants: -
Marco Calderon : State Formation, Rural Education and the Transformation of Landscape in the Mexican Countryside: 1910-1940
Brenda Elsey : Harmonious Mothers versus Terrifying Amazons: Gender, Physical Education, and the Chilean State, 1902-1931
Andrés Estefane : Anomalous Territories: Legal Exceptions, Bureaucratic Plurality, and the Colonization Processes in Chile
Alberto Harambour : Capital and Barbarism in the Uttermost Frontiers of Civilization: Transnational Trajectories of State Building in the Amazon Jungle and the Patagonian Channels (1880-1950s)
María José Ortiz Bergia : Health Policies and the Rural Population in Córdoba´s Pampa (1930-1950)



Thursday 5 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
H-7 - LAT02b : Latin American State Formation in the Periphery II
MAP/OG/018 Maths and Physics
Networks: Latin America , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chairs: -
Organizers: Kim Clark, Paulo DrinotDiscussants: -
Natalia Buitron : The Development of a Public, State-reliant, Economy: Mission-led State Formation in Ecuadorian Amazonia
Kim Clark : Reaching Out: the Extension of Ecuadorian Public Health into Two Highland Provinces, 1925-1950
Paulo Drinot : Labour Conflict, Arbitration, and the Labour State in Highland Peru
Elena McGrath : (Re)producing the Nation: State-building in Peripheral Mining Cities after the Bolivian National Revolution, 1952-1985
Elizabeth Shesko : Military Conscription in the Early 20th-Century Bolivian Periphery
Sarah Washbrook : From the ‘Periphery’ to the ‘Centre’: Andean Coffee Development and the Formation of Venezuela’s National State, 1863-1936


N-7 - POL22 : Building Societies in the 20th Century
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
David Kilgannon : A Most Troubling Set of Policies. Provision for the Intellectually Disabled in Ireland, 1947-65
My Klockar Linder : Child-rich, Child-poor, Child-less: Political Concepts and the Mobilization on Swedish Family Policy in the 1930s and 40s
Åsa Melin : Building Society through Education
Hugh Pemberton , Aled Davies & James Freeman : Ideology and Pragmatism in Thatcherite Neoliberalism


O-7 - POL07 : Cancelled Building Transnational Memories: Roundtable
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -



Thursday 5 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
N-8 - POL23 : Political and Social Movements under Democracy, from Extreme Right to Extreme left
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Ivan Kosnica
Organizers: -Discussant: Ivan Kosnica
Russell Bentley : Populist America: Making it Great again One More Time
Ana Sofia Ferreira : Political Violence in Portuguese Democracy : the FP-25 de Abril
Anders Forsell : Challenging the City: Resistance to Annexation in Rural Sweden, c. 1900-1940.
Sean Heron : History, Hegemony and Antagonism: How the Hegemonic Discourse in Northern Ireland made Concessions to the Civil Rights Movement Impossible
Sebastien Lazardeux : Populist Movements and Representative Democracy: Love it or Leave it


O-8 - POL09 : Contested Cities and Regions 1919-1954
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Urban Chair: Brigitte Le Normand
Organizer: Brigitte Le NormandDiscussant: Brigitte Le Normand
Ivan Jelicic : Searching for a Supranational Solution in an Age of Emerging Nation-States: Fiume/Rijeka in 1918-1924
Daniel Monterescu : The Banality of the Ghetto: Urban Enclaves and Ethnic Mix in Palestine and Israel in the 20th Century
Issam Nasser : Partition Jerusalem: How the Interwar Period Laid the Foundation for Division
William Risch : The Many Faces of Soviet Lviv



Friday 6 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
G-9 - RUR05a : The Nationalisation of Rural Politics in Europe, from the French Revolution to the Second World War
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Rural Chair: Juan Pan-Montojo
Organizers: Juan Pan-Montojo, Leen Van MolleDiscussant: Juan Pan-Montojo
Laurent Brassart : French Revolution and the Dynamics of Nationalisation of Rural Politics on Both Sides of the Northern Border (1789-1830)
Niels Grüne : Participation from a Distance? Paths and Obstacles to Translocal Politics in German Rural Societies (Late 18th to Mid-19th Century)
Florencia Peyrou : Transition to National Politics in the Spanish Rural Society, 1808-1840
Nadine Vivier : Politics in the Village in Nineteenth-century France


M-9 - ELI09b : Walking the Line between Great Opportunities and Broken Careers: the Administrative and Political Elite in Central and Eastern Europe in the Years 1917-1921 II
PFC/02/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Elites and Forerunners , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Pavel Kladiwa
Organizers: -Discussant: Pavel Kladiwa
Ewald Hiebl : In the Dawn of Democracy - the Political Elite in the Saline Town Hallein 1890-1925
Roman Holec : Aristocracy as Former Administrative Elite after 1918 on the Slovak Territory
Žarko Lazarevic : Creation of Yugoslavia and the Restructuring of Economic Power in Slovenia (Ideas and Praxis)
Sergey Valentinovich Lyubichankovskiy : Difficulties of Formation of New Local Elite in the Conditions of the Great Russian Revolution of 1917 (on the Example of the Southeast of Russia)
Martin Pekár , Zuzana Tokárová : On the Origin of Slovak National Oriented Political Elite in the Interwar Period – Gejza Fritz (1880-1957)


N-9 - POL24 : Politics in 20th-Century Popular Culture
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Sebastien Lazardeux
Organizers: -Discussant: Sebastien Lazardeux
Ivana Polic : The Making of Young Patriots: Children’s Magazines in Post-Yugoslav Croatia (1991-1999)
Carlos Roos : Historical Development of Global Music: Questions of Positive Freedom
Marek Wierzbicki : Every-day Life under Communist Rule. Towards a Comparative History of Youth in East Central Europe during the Cold War (1946-1989)
Will Wilson : Reworking May Day: Public Holiday Celebration and Advertising in Nazi Germany


O-9 - POL11 : Domestic Counterterrorism in the 1970s
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Richard English
Organizer: Daniel ChardDiscussant: Richard English
Daniel Chard : The 1972 Munich Olympics and the United States’ First Muslim Scare
Steve Hewitt : “What are the Numbers and where are they located”? The Evolution of Canadian Domestic Counter-Terrorism, 1972-1982
Natasia Kalajdziovski : Navigating an ‘Acceptable Level of Violence’? Intelligence Surplus and the Moral Responsibility of (In)Action in Northern Ireland
Samantha Newbery : The Recruitment and Handling of Informers for Counter-terrorism in Northern Ireland



Friday 6 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
G-10 - RUR05b : The Nationalisation of Rural Politics in Europe, from the French Revolution to the Second World War
MAP/OG/017 Maths and Physics
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Rural Chair: Leen Van Molle
Organizer: Leen Van MolleDiscussant: Leen Van Molle
Óscar Bascuñán Añover : The Social Conflicts in the Nationalisation of Politics in Rural Spain (1875-1931)
Alexandre Dupont : Below and Beyond the States? Boundary Communities and the Control of the Border in the Age of State-building (France-Spain)
Darina Martykanova : Countryside and Modernisation in the Discourse of Turkish Urban Intellectuals in the Early 20th Century
Jordi Planas , Raimon Soler-Becerro : Agricultural Cooperatives, Farmers’ Unions and the Politicisation of the Catalan Countryside in the Early Twentieth Century


N-10 - POL25 : Framing Nationhood and Sovereignty: Identity, Propaganda, Branding
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Mats Deland : Sweden at the Geneva and Haag Conferences: a Study of Nineteenth Century Nation Branding
Diego Han : (Anti) Social Brigandage in the Istrian Peninsula between the two World Wars: Identity and Propaganda
Pamela McKane : A Framework of Analysis: Towards an Understanding of the Gendered Constitution of Nations, Nationhoods, and Nationness
Colin Reid : Political Suicide: Revisiting the ‘Death’ of the Irish Parliament, c.1798-1801


O-10 - POL06 : Meet the Author: Karen Offen, The Woman Question in Modern France, 1400 - 1870 and Debating the Woman Question in the French Third Republic, 1870-1920 (Cambridge University Press)."
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Women and Gender Chair: Anne Epstein
Organizer: Anne EpsteinDiscussants: Carolyn Eichner, Anne Epstein, Jean Pedersen, Sian Reynolds, Florence Rochefort
Karen Offen : The Woman Question in Modern France, 1400 - 1870 and Debating the Woman Question in the French Third Republic, 1870-1920



Friday 6 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
N-11 - SPE01 : Displacement Does Not Have a Woman's Face: A Conversation between Historians and a Visual Artist
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Ethnicity and Migration , Oral History , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Women and Gender Chair: Bettina Brandt
Organizer: Bettina BrandtDiscussants: Bettina Brandt, Anne Epstein, Marianna Muravyeva, Marlou Schrover, Andrea Strutz, Raisa Maria Toivo
Anna Konik , Bettina Brandt : Displacement does not have a Woman’s face: a Conversation between Historians and a Visual Artist


O-11 - POL12 : Petitions and E-petitions in Historical Perspective
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Sean Connolly
Organizer: Henry MillerDiscussant: Sean Connolly
Jean Gabriel Contamin : Are E-petitions a Continuation or a Break with Traditional Petitioning?
Henry Miller , Richard Huzzey : The Rise and Fall of Petitions to the House of Commons, 1780-1918
Diego Palacios Cerezales : Petitioning for Empire in Napoleonic Europe: the Paradoxes of Top-Down Mobilisation
Ciara Stewart : Petitioning against the Contagious Diseases Acts in Britain and Ireland: a Comparative Perspective


ZC-11 - POL28 : Interpolated. East European Political Activities in Exile during the Cold War
PFC/03/028 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Ethnicity and Migration , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Bethany Hicks
Organizer: Anna MazurkiewiczDiscussants: -
Mary Patrice Erdmans : The Construction of Political Identities among Solidarity Refugees
Brigitte Le Normand : Understanding the Politicization of Yugoslav Labour Migrants, 1960-1980
Slawomir Lukasiewicz : Research on Cold War Party Politics by applying Theoretical Framework of Political Science
Anna Mazurkiewicz : American uses of Political Exiles during the Cold War
Francis Raska : Keeping the Prague Spring Ideals Alive: Jiri Pelikan and the Listy Group



Friday 6 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
M-12 - ELI13 : Regimes in Transition: Elite Reorginasation as Symptom of Change
PFC/02/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Elites and Forerunners , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Marja Vuorinen
Organizers: -Discussant: Marja Vuorinen
Pauli Heikkilä : Federation for Central Europeans? Regional Plans by Eastern European Emigrants during the Cold War
Adrian Magaldi : Clientelism and Elections in Spain. From Franco Dictatorship to Democracy
Kristiina Silvan : From Komsomol to Pro-governmental Youth Organisations: Forging Cadres for Future Political Elites in Russia and Belarus
Anna Soulsby : Organizational Elites: Managerial Survival and Changing Reputations in Post-Communist Societies


N-12 - POL27 : Roundtable: Antifascism in the Nordic Countries: New Perspectives, Comparisons and Transnational Connections
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Johan Lundin
Organizer: Johan LundinDiscussant: Nigel Copsey
Knut Dørum : Conservative Fascist-sympathy and Antifascism in Norway in the 1930s
Matias Kaihovirta : Social Democratic and Conservative Anti-Fascism in Interwar Finland: Karl Harald Wiik and Eirik Hornborg and the Transnational Fascist Threat
Charlie Krautwald : Three Arrows against Swastika: Social Democratic Youth and the Radical Opposition to Fascism in Denmark 1932-35
Ragnheiður Kristjánsdóttir : Antifascism in Iceland during the Interwar Period
Victor Lundberg : The Field of Anti-Fascism in Sweden, 1924-1950


O-12 - POL13 : Two, Three, Many Vietnams": Protest against the Vietnam War as Part of Other Emancipatory and Revolutionary Struggles
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Alexander Sedlmaier
Organizer: Alexander SedlmaierDiscussant: Alexander Sedlmaier
Freia Anders : Between Protest and Belligerency: the West-German Militant Left and the Vietnam War during the Early 1970s
Fabian Hilfrich : Shifting Loyalties: Performing a Transnational Identity in the Vietnam War
Judy Wu : Patsy for President: Cold War Racial Liberalism and the Viet Nam War



Saturday 7 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
N-13 - POL26 : Remembering War and Political Violence: Narratives and Silences, Heroism and Suffering
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: David Kilgannon
Organizers: -Discussant: David Kilgannon
Karin Dupinay-Bedford : Politics of Memories: Evolution and Theorization of Political Survivors Memories. Specifics Associations Cases in Isère. 1945-1995
Michal Kofman , Jeffrey Bloodworth : Poland: the 312,000 Square Kilometers Museum
Vaclav Smidrkal : Hierarchies of War Heroism: Czechoslovak World War I Veterans in the Interwar Period
Elena Soler : Nation Building and the Meaning and Uses of Silences in Central and Eastern Europe


O-13 - POL14a : State Building I: the Early Modern State Building Process at the Local and Regional Level.
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Knut Dørum
Organizer: Mats HallenbergDiscussant: Henrik Ågren
Jenni Merovuo : Justification of the Cross-border Congregations from Below
Jørgen Mührmann-Lund : “In Accordance with Particular Circumstances” – the Influence of Danish Towns on the Making and Implementation of Early Modern Police Ordinances
Martin Neuding Skoog : Pride of the Communes? Social Shifts in the 16th Century Recruitment of Peasant Militiamen
Ella Viitaniemi : The Parish Meetings as the Breeding Ground of Democracy in the Late 18th Century


ZA-13 - SOC16 : Business Interests and the Development of the Modern Welfare State
Music Lecture Theatre School of Music
Networks: Economic History , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Social Inequality Chairs: -
Organizers: Pierre Eichenberger, Dennie Oude NijhuisDiscussant: Nils Edling
Pierre Eichenberger : No Monster Like the Beveridge Plan: Employers and the Shaping of the Welfare Mix in Switzerland
Susanna Fellman : Private or Public? Employer Attitudes and Strategies towards Welfare Reforms in Finland in the 1950s and 60s
Dennie Oude Nijhuis : Business Interests and the Development of the Dutch Welfare State
Thomas Paster : Business Interests and the Development of the German Welfare State



Saturday 7 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
J-14 - URB06 : Europe’s Democratic Age from Below. Citizens, Social Movements, and the Local in the Establishment and Challenging of the Postwar Model of Democracy
MST/OG/010 Main Site Tower
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Theory , Urban Chair: Stefan Berger
Organizer: Pepijn CorduwenerDiscussant: Stefan Berger
Pepijn Corduwener : The Transformation of Political Parties: the Entanglement of Political Parties and the State in Mid-twentieth Century Germany and Italy
Stefan Couperus : Community Life and Neighbourhood Politics in Post-war Coventry and Rotterdam
Camilo Erlichman : Re-Ordering the Working-Class City: Political Discourses of Social Justice in Post-War Turin and Essen
Christian Wicke : The Institutionalization of the Industrial Heritage Movement in the Ruhr, 1968-2018


M-14 - ELI15 : Elites as Frontiers
PFC/02/017 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Elites and Forerunners , Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Micu Cornel Aurelian
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Aappo Kähönen : Border Control as Tool of State-building of Finnish and Russian Elites 1917–2017
Radu Nedici : Re-catholicization and Elite Formation: Financing the Parish Clergy in the Eastern Lands of the Habsburg Monarchy before Josephism
Liviu Pilat : Moldavian Elites and the Ottoman Lifestyle in the Sixteenth Century
Imre Szakál : Strategies and Tactics of Adaptation and Resistance of the Administrative Elite of Berehovo in the First Decade of the First Czechoslovakian Republic


N-14 - POL29 : Sovereignty and Political Representation during the Restoration Period: Belgium and the Netherlands in Comparative Perspective
PFC/02/018 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Henk de Smaele
Organizers: Brecht Deseure, Christophe MaesDiscussant: Henk de Smaele
Maarten Colette : Putting Sovereignty on the Map: A Rethinking of Rousseau
Brecht Deseure : The Notion of National Sovereignty in the Belgian Constitution of 1831
Eva van Vugt : The Invisible Notion of Sovereignty in the Dutch Constitution – a Historical Study into the Conceptual Foundation of the Representative System in the Netherlands


O-14 - POL14b : State Building from Below II: Negotiations and Protests in the State Building: the Lay People in Discourse with the Crown
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Knut Dørum
Organizer: Mats HallenbergDiscussant: Magne Njåstad
Trond Bjerkås : ‘Taxing our Dear Subjects’ - Tax Protests and Negotiations in the Aftermath of the Great Northern War
Johan Holm : Publicness in Early Modern Sweden: Peasant Protest and the Politicization of the Old Regime
Kimmo Katajala : Conquered Provinces “from Below” in the Swedish Great Power of the 17th Century – Case Province of Kexholm
Sari Nauman : Trusting the Untrustworthy. Oaths in Political Conflicts in Early Modern Sweden



Saturday 7 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
K-15 - POL08 : Collaboration in WWII and Self-images of European Nations in Historiography
PFC/02/011 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Marius Turda
Organizer: Radka SustrovaDiscussant: Marius Turda
Claus Bundgård Christensen : Collaboration, National Self-Image and Historiography in Denmark
Nicola Kristin Karcher : Collaboration and Resistance during the Nazi Occupation of Norway
Radka Sustrova : Occupation without Czechs? The Political Players and Imagining of ‘National Interest’ in Czech Historiography
Ulf Zander : Utopia, Dystopia or Somewhere In-between? Sweden, the Second World War and the Moral Turn


O-15 - POL16 : The Cold War and East-West Foreign Relations
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chair: Izabela Dahl
Organizers: -Discussant: Izabela Dahl
Alexandra Athanasopoulou : The Forgotten Story of the Brussels-Moscow Rapprochement
Kati Katajisto : Cold War Parliamentarian Johannes Virolainen – a Friend and an Enemy of Soviet Bloc
Kristine Kjærsgaard : Activisms in Danish Foreign Policy 1918-2018
Henrik Rosengren : The Swedish-Hungarian Conductor Carl von Garaguly in the GDR - between Bourgeois Romanticism and GDR Nation Building?


U-15 - REL11 : Round table Imagining European Unity Since 1000 AD
PFC/03/030 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Religion , Theory Chair: Thomas Welskopp
Organizer: Patrick PastureDiscussants: Stefan Berger, Jose Reis Santos, Liesbeth van de Grift, John C. Wood


Y-15 - POL17 : Moving towards Democracy, Late 19th - Early 20th Century: Liberal Reform, Autonomy and Rights (but not for everyone....)
11UQ/01/010 University Square
Network: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Mikolaj Banaszkiewicz : The Idea of Citizenship in Russian Liberal Press in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century
Dalibor Cepulo : Autonomy, Institutions and Nation-building: Liberal Reforms in Croatia 1873-1880 and Nation-building
Christina Douglas , Per Bolin : The Democratic Nation State’s Dilemma: Nationalization and Minority Rights in the Latvian Republic, 1919-1934
Manuchar Guntsadze : Forming the Civil Rights during the First Democratic Republic of Georgia (1918-1921)
Nives Rumenjak : Modern Citizenship and Free Speech: Nationalism, Post-nationalism and Political Cartooning in Multicultural Europe