Fellowship: Binational Visiting Fellow Tandem Program in the History of Migration at GHI Pacific Regional Office in Berkeley. Application deadline: January 15, 2020. (Why migration on a blog about knowledge? See the Knowledge and Migration page on this site.) Reading: Martin Collins and Teasel Muir-Harmony, eds., Making the Pacific: Making Japanese-U.S. Relations: Science and Technology … Continue reading Knowledge Notes
- Fellowship: Binational Visiting Fellow Tandem Program in the History of Migration at GHI Pacific Regional Office in Berkeley. Application deadline: January 15, 2020.
- Reading: Andrea Westermann, “Migrations and Radical Environmental Change,” NTM Zeitschrift für Geschichte der Wissenschaften, Technik und Medizin / NTM Journal of the History of Science, Technology and Medicine 27, no. 3 (September 2019): 377–389, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00048-019-00214-x. Anne Schult shares her thoughts about this piece in the JHI Blog’s Autumn Reading from our Editors.
- Reading: Sarah Thomsen Vierra, “Turkish Germans in the Federal Republic of Germany: Immigration, Space, and Belonging, 1961-1990,” TRAFO: Blog for Transregional Research, March 15, 2019, in which she discusses her new book on the subject. You can also listen to her interview on New Books in Sociology.
- Reading: Martin Lutz, ed., “Migrants and Migration: Germans to North America in the 19th and 20th Centuries,” special issue of Global Histories: A Student Journal 5 (February 2019)
- Conference panel: “The Go-Betweens: Youth, Migration, and Knowledge Transfer,” AHA Session 163 / Central European History Society 8, New York City, January 5, 2020.
You are cordially invited to the launch of the OPERAS-P project on 1 October 2019 at IBL PAN (Room 144, Nowy Świat 72, Warsaw, Poland) at 1 pm. The event will open with a…
Workshop: Collecting, Classifying, (Re)presenting: Archives, Museums, Textbooks and the Politics of the Past
9 to 11 October 2019
Workshop Organisers: TM1 (Martin Baumeister and Riem Spielhaus)
Venue: German Historical Institute, Rome
10 September 2019
Venue: ICAS:MP office
The China Experience and the Making of Sinology: Western Scholars Sojourning in China (from the late 19th century to the first half of the 20th century) Conference organized by the ERCCS in collaboration with Beijing Foreign Studies University/School of History Date: September 20-21, 2019 Venue: Beijing Foreign Studies University Sinology as an academic discipline or a delimited research field has a rather short history. Apart from a few more or less exceptional professorships in the early 19th century, it is only from around the […]
The workshop “Les caractères mobiles chinois : de l’Est à l’Ouest, hier et aujourd’hui”, organized by Fudan University (Chinese Classics Research Institute), the Tianyige Museum and the EFEO will be held at the Tianyige Museum, in Ningbo (Zhejiang).
To take part in the discussion on Plan S for academic books, OPERAS and EASSH (European Alliance for Social Sciences and Humanities) organized a roundtable discussion in Brussels on March 8th, 2019. OPERAS and…
25 September 2019
Venue: ICAS:MP office (TBC)
Global history – challenges and opportunities A winter school on global history for PhD and early career scholars in Germany and India New Delhi, 17-21 February 2020 Organised jointly by the Heidelberg Centre of Transcultural Studies, the India Branch Office of the Max Weber Stiftung and the German Historical Institute London Convenors: Debarati Bagchi, Felix Brahm, Pablo Holwitt, Monica Juneja and Indra Sengupta We invite applications from PhD and early career scholars (no more than 2 years post-PhD) from history and related disciplines at … Continue reading “Call for Applications”
New Approaches to the Study of Manuscripts and Other Written Artefacts (Michael Friedrich)
Manuscript Studies have become popular in recent years. The talk will present comparative approaches as developed at the Centre for the Study of Manuscript Cul…
The latest installment of links to research, events, and other news at the intersection of migration and knowledge.
17-18 March 2020, New Delhi Call for Papers This workshop invite presentations on following themes: New technologies of reproduction Crisis in social reproduction State, Nation, Demographics and Population Policies Relation between Governance and Democracy…
For our next WeberWorldCafé on “Legacies of Colonialism in East Central Europe”, taking place in Hamburg, we are looking for Science Reporters!
Apply now for travel grants to conduct research in China in 2020. The Max Weber Foundation – German Humanities Institutes Abroad (MWS) – awards travel grants once a year, with the generous support of the Fritz Thyssen Foundation. The grants will be awarded to scholars from sinology or related subjects of any nationality, whose professional qualification phase (PhD and postdoc) is concerned with Chinese history, language or culture in the broadest sense and for whose research a stay in China is indispensable. Every year, two […]
The Public Knowledge Project (PKP) has joined OPERAS as an international partner. The OPERAS Core Group has accepted its application to join OPERAS unanimously. Founded in 1998, the PKP is a research and open…
Jisc has joined the OPERAS Research Infrastructure as a core member, representing the United Kingdom. Core members represent and help organize the national activities of their countries. At the same time, they have equal…