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Call for Papers is closed

The registration for session and paper proposals for the ESSHC 2018 in Belfast is closed! You can still register as a discussant and participant.

Call for Papers

The registration for session and paper proposals for the ESSHC 2018 in Belfast is now open!

Prolonged early bird until January 10th, 2016

Due to the technical difficulties of last week, we have prolonged the early bird until (including) Sunday January 10th, 2016.

If you are not sure if your payment was accepted please contact ESSHC secretariat.

Our apologies for the inconvenience.

Deadline Call for Papers extended to May 15

By popular demand, we have shifted the deadline for paper and session proposals  2 weeks to May 15, 2015. But we urge you not to wait to the very last minute to register your paper and session proposals.

Call for papers

For most networks we have put up their specific call for papers for the 2016 ESSHC. Check out the network pages to find out more.

 

Call for Papers

Registration for ESSHC 2016 is now open.

The Conference welcomes papers and sessions on any topic and any historical period. It is organized in a large number of networks.

The deadline for pre-registration on our website is 1 may 2015. To go directly to the registration form click here.

For more information:

ESSHC 2016

ESSHC 2016 

Valencia  

Wednesday 30 March - Saturday 2 april.

ESSHC in the picture

The ESSHC event video is ready!  Rembember those photographers taking your pictures and the cameraman wandering the building? This is the result of their efforts. Enjoy this short impression of the ESSHC in Vienna.  

Athan Biss winner of the first Prof. Jan Lucassen Award

Athan Biss, University of Wisconsin-Madison wins the first Prof. Jan Lucassen Award with the paper:  The Voice of the Race: The Fisk Jubilee Singers and African American Musical Diplomacy.

 

There are also 3 honorouble mentions for:

Temilola Alanamu (University of Exeter)

Guillaume Périssol (Universitë de Paris-Sorbonne

Valerio Torreggiani (Università della Tuscia at Viterbo)

 

Read the full jury report

 

 

Forum discussion on the Future of Academic Publishing

We are pleased to announce that Marion Berghahn, Publisher Berghahn Books  & Falk Reckling, Head of the Strategic Analysis (including Open Access policy) of the Austrian Science Fund FWF have joined Henk Wals (Director IISH) and Christian de Vito (Honorary fellow IISH and co chair of the ESSHC labour network) as discussants in the forum discussion on the Future of Academic Publishing.

Introduction and chair: Aad Blok (IISH and Huygens ISG, managing editor Low Countries Historical Review)

Invitation International Conference of Labour and Social History (ITH)

Dear colleagues,

2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the foundation of the ITH. The ITH celebrates this occasion with a festive event within the European Social Science History Conference (ESSHC) on 22 April in Vienna. The programme of this evening is enclosed. Everybody is warmly welcome and invited!

Coming soon

Information on official airline will soon be published on this website. 

Call for Papers

Registration for ESSHC 2016 is now open.

The Conference welcomes papers and sessions on any topic and any historical period. It is organized in a large number of networks.

The deadline for pre-registration on our website is 1 may 2015. To go directly to the registration form click here.

For more information:

New Look

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