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

Preliminary Programme

Showing: room O (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
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



Wednesday 4 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
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



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



Wednesday 4 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
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
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
O-6 - WOM10 : The Two-supporter-model in Early Modern Scandinavia
PFC/02/016 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Women and Gender Chairs: -
Organizer: Karin Hassan JanssonDiscussant: Amy Erickson
Maria Ågren : The State as Master: Gender, State Formation and Commercialisation in Urban Sweden, 1650-1780
Pirita Frigren : Migrant Work and Supporting a Family: the Case of Finnish Merchant Sailors’ Households, 1830-1870
Sofia Maria Gustafsson : The Soldier’s Wife: The Solid Economic Base for the Swedish Army in the Eighteenth Century
AnnaSara Hammar : Households in Military Service. Changing Living Conditions among Swedish Sailor Families 1650-1750



Thursday 5 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
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
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
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
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
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



Friday 6 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
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
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



Saturday 7 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
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
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?