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In the Search of the Common Good Sixth Biannual Conference European Society for the History of Political Thought: University of Helsinki 25-26 August 2022

A kind reminder for the members and friends of the European Society for the History of Political Thought, the deadline of the Call for Papers for our Sixth International Conference of the European Society for the History of Political Thought University of Helsinki 27-29 August 2020 “On the Search of Common Good” is the next […]

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Rethinking the past and present of liberal internationalism

International workshop Call for Papers Location: City, University of London, and London School of Economics Date: 11/12 May 2023 In recent years there is a surge in scholarly debates on the origins, transformations, legacies, and applications of liberal internationalism. Although there is no consensus on the term and its analytical frame of reference, most historians … More Rethinking the past and present of liberal internationalism

Twenty-Ninth International Conference of Europeanists

University of Iceland | Reykjavik, Iceland June 27-29, 2023 The Council for European Studies (CES) invites proposal submissions for the 29th International Conference of Europeanists and CES’s 50th Anniversary celebration at the University of Iceland on June 27-29, 2023. The conference theme is Europe’s Past, Present, and Future: Utopias and Dystopias.  Iceland is an ideal place for the … More Twenty-Ninth International Conference of Europeanists

Max Weber Fellowships

Programme Description The deadline for applications is 18 October 2022 at 14:00 (Italian Time). Late applications for the ECO Department are accepted until all positions are filled. However, candidates in this field are likewise strongly advised to apply by the deadline. The Max Weber Programme (MWP) at the European University Institute (EUI) is a unique postdoctoral programme … More Max Weber Fellowships

Conference: IN SEARCH OF THE COMMON GOOD

25-26 August 2022, University of Helsinki  WELCOME TO THE SIXTH BIANNUAL CONFERENCE EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR THE HISTORY OF POLITICAL THOUGHT The idea of the common good, with its roots in the ancient world and diverse elaborations over the centuries, has become one of the most relevant and problematic issues today. At the international level, rising … More Conference: IN SEARCH OF THE COMMON GOOD

The date for our conference “In Search of Common Good” 25-26 August 2022 is approaching!

Please follow the updates of the programme in this link: In the Search of the Common Good Sixth Biannual Conference European Society for the History of Political Thought: University of Helsinki 25-26 August 2022 https://www.helsinki.fi/en/beta/conferences/search-common-good Registration page: https://www.helsinki.fi/en/beta/conferences/search-common-good/registration

The Annual London Graduate Conference in the History of Political Thought has extended the deadline for applications to 1 April.

CfP: Classes and Masses in the History of Political Thought 15th London Graduate Conference in the History of Political Thought Keynote: Prof. Adom Getachew (University of Chicago) Location: University College London (Gustave Tuck Lecture Theatre) Date: Thursday 30 June-Friday 1 July 2022 Roundtable Speakers: Tejas Parasher (Cambridge), Sarah Dunstan (Glasgow), Nicola Miller (UCL), Adam Sutcliffe (KCL) … More The Annual London Graduate Conference in the History of Political Thought has extended the deadline for applications to 1 April.

The EUI has opened its programmes to all directly affected by the war in Ukraine.

For a European higher education such as the EUI, predicated on transcending national borders and promoting dialogue between cultures, the military invasion of a sovereign state is deeply shocking The EUI Community resolutely stands with the people of Ukraine at this tragic time and mobilises to assist those who are in need of protection. The … More The EUI has opened its programmes to all directly affected by the war in Ukraine.

CEU Press provides free access to ten of its titles on Ukraine

CEU Press is making its most pertinent titles on Ukraine and its neighbours freely available on the Project MUSE platform. How did the Russian Empire in the nineteenth and the early twentieth centuries try to “solve” the question of Ukraine? Can history explain the causes of the current military confrontation? Who are the Ukrainians of … More CEU Press provides free access to ten of its titles on Ukraine

Fellowships for Ukrainian Researchers in Graz

In light of the Russian Invasion of Ukraine and the threat the war poses on civilians, including academics, the Field of Excellence “Dimensions of Europeanization”, the Faculty of Law and the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Graz are supporting three fellows from the Ukraine to spend one semester (4 months) in Graz to … More Fellowships for Ukrainian Researchers in Graz

Emergency Residencies for art professionals fleeing from Ukraine to Finland.

Emergency Residencies To address the catastrophic situation in Ukraine, Frame Contemporary Art Finland, HIAP – Helsinki International Artist Programme, Connecting Points programme and Saari Residence are offering residencies and accommodation for Ukrainian and Ukraine-based artists and art professionals who are fleeing from Ukraine or who have been displaced due to the war in Ukraine. We … More Emergency Residencies for art professionals fleeing from Ukraine to Finland.