CfP: Borders and Crossings 2019
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CfP: Borders and Crossings 2019

Deadline 15 marzo 2019 Borders and Crossings 2019 An interdisciplinary conference on travel and travel writing 4–6 July 2019, University of Leicester, UK Conference language: English Deadline for abstracts: 25 March, 2019 Notification of acceptance: 1 April, 2019 We invite scholars and creative practitioners with an interest in travel and travel writing to the 2019 edition of the Borders and Crossings conference series, held at the...

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MemoScapes. Romanian Journal of Memory and Identity Studies
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MemoScapes. Romanian Journal of Memory and Identity Studies

Deadline 15 marzo 2019 MemoScapes is a peer-review, interdisciplinary and yearly journal, which welcomes academic syntheses, analyses and case studies. It publishes articles from the areas of Humanities and Social Sciences, as well as empirical research data, reviews and book presentations. MemoScapes. Romanian Journal of Memory and Identity Studies explores the construction of the memorial cultures and the various forms of identity...

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CfP: The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation
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CfP: The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation

Deadline 15 marzo 2019 The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation is pleased to announce the convening of Toward Freedom: Celebrating Central and Eastern European Independence, a conference generously supported by the Polish National Foundation. The conference aims to explore the character of and differences in the political, social, economic, and cultural independence of Central and Eastern European countries during the interwar...

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CfP: Studia Politica. Romanian Political Science Review
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CfP: Studia Politica. Romanian Political Science Review

Deadline 15 aprile 2019 Studia Politica. Romanian Political Science Review publishes high quality, peer reviewed articles in all major areas of political science including political theory, comparative politics, political sociology, public policy, international relations and global studies. Founded in 2001 and focusing particularly on Central Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union, it welcomes contributions on a wide range of...

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EXTENDED DEADLINE – CALL FOR PAPERS: “Mister Gorbachev, tear down this wall!” Socio-economic and Political Consequences 30 Years After
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EXTENDED DEADLINE – CALL FOR PAPERS: “Mister Gorbachev, tear down this wall!” Socio-economic and Political Consequences 30 Years After

Deadline 30 marzo 2019 History of Communism no. 10/2019 “Mister Gorbachev, tear down this wall!” Socio-economic and Political Consequences 30 Years After The 30 years that have passed after the fall of the Berlin Wall have been a challenge not only to countries in the Eastern bloc, but also to the western world. Once the Iron Curtain collapsed, liberal democracy acquired wings but also new meanings. Ever since then it has been the...

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CfP: Socialism’s Divergent Masculinities: Representations of Male Subjectivities in Soviet Constellations and Beyond
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CfP: Socialism’s Divergent Masculinities: Representations of Male Subjectivities in Soviet Constellations and Beyond

Deadline 31 March 2019 From its beginning the Soviet Union was a project of substantial reshaping of gender relations. A central goal of Soviet politics was to encourage women to undertake paid work. In transferring practically all economic and social power to the state, customary gender roles of men as breadwinners and patriarchs were challenged. Starting with war communism through forced industrialization and collectivization to...

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