Announcements
11.12.2018 - 14.12.2018 Rebecca Gould (University of Birmingham); Sherin Basheer Saheera (EFLU, Hyderabad); Emanuelle Santos (University of Birmingham)

The Global Southern Epistemologies Workshop is an initiative funded by the British Academy that seeks to decolonize the humanities and to connect scholars across the Global South. Our international team of scholars and editors in postcolonial literary and cultural studies will offer a series of workshops targeted to early career researchers from global southern countries focusing on publishing in peer-reviewed venues and competing for international funding.

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Reviews
Sobich, Frank Oliver; Bischoff, Sebastian: Feinde werden, Berlin 2015
Rev. by Susanne Kuß, Historisches Institut, Universität Bern

Ein Krieg ist immer auch ein Diskursereignis. Er steht im Mittelpunkt von jeweils unterschiedlichen, sich teilweise überlagernden Diskursen, zum einen solchen, die seinen Beginn rechtfertigen, zum anderen solchen, die die Ausübung von Gewalt legitimieren. Die Barbarisierung des Gegners dient in der Regel der Rechtfertigung der eigenen grausamen Gewalt.

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Debate
By Lena Dallywater, Leibniz-WissenschaftsCampus "Eastern Europe - Global Area"
 
Articles
By Katja Naumann / Matthias Middell

Bibliography of Global History: Introduction

on behalf of the NOGWHISTO bureau acting as the editorial committee for the bibliography

Reaching well into the past, bibliographies have been one of the key tools enabling border-crossing scientific exchanges. Reviewing and assessing the literature published in a particular field of knowledge has a long tradition.

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Conference Reports
24.05.2018 - 26.05.2018 Stefan Berger, Ruhr-Universität Bochum; Klaus Weinhauer, Universität Bielefeld
By Christopher Schulte-Schüren, Universität Bielefeld

Revolutions have traditionally been integral parts of national historical master narratives. Consequently, most research on the ‘Period of Global Revolutions’ from mid-1900s to mid-1920s has focused on regional and local aspects of revolutions. However, the transnational dimension of revolutions during that time span was neglected.

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Opportunities
01.04.2019 Leibniz-Institut für Europäische Geschichte (IEG)