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CfP: Border Regions in Transition [BRIT 2018] Conference, in Nigeria and Benin Republic, October 15 - 18, 2018

Deadline CfP extended to April 30, 2018 Hostet by the Institute for Peace and Strategic Studies (IPSS), University of Ibadan, Nigeria and by the Université d'Abomey-Calavi,...

Transcending Borders – Redrawing Perspectives, May 4-6, 2018, University of Graz

International & Interdisciplinary Student Conference On May 4-6, 2018 , the Center for Inter-American Studies at the University of Graz is hosting a student conference...

Seventh International Postgraduate Summer School “CULTURES, MIGRATIONS, BORDERS” in Lesvos, Greece, 3.-12.07.2018

Deadline for applications: 15 May 2018 The Department of Social Anthropology and History of the University of the Aegean and the Institute of Migration and Ethnic Studies of...

Conference: Border deaths and migration policies: state and non-state approaches, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, 14-15 June 2018

Registration until 15 May 2018   Organized by Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (convenors: Thomas Spijkerboer and Paolo Cuttitta) in collaboration with International...

12th University of Palermo Summer School on Migrants, Human Rights and Democracy

11-15 June 2018 (one week, full-time, 6ECTS) Venue: University of Palermo (Viale delle Scienze, Building 19) Convenors: Dr. Elisabetta Di Giovanni (PhD, University of...

2nd ABS World Conference: "Border-Making and its Consequences: Interpreting Evidence from the 'post-Colonial' and 'post-Imperial' 20th Century"

July 10th-14th, 2018, Vienna & Budapest   Call for Papers : After the success of the ABS 1st World Conference in 2014, The Association for Borderlands Studies is...

Borderland Spaces: Ruins, Revival(s) and Resources, Bishkek, 23-25 August 2018

6th Conference of the Asian Borderlands Research Network Venue: American University of Central Asia, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan   Asian borderlands create spaces...

Borders and Border Walls, a new era? (In)security, Symbolism, Vulnerabilities. International conference September 27-28, 2018

International conference organized by the Raoul Dandurand Chair at the University of Quebec in Montreal, Quebec, Canada The fall of the Berlin Wall and the following...

Transregional Academy 2018 - "Infrastructures, Regions and Urbanizations", Singapore, 29.09.-07.10.

The Berlin-based Forum Transregionale Studien and the Max Weber Stiftung – Deutsche Geisteswissenschaftliche Institute im Ausland in cooperation with the National University...

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New special issue: Divided Twin Towns (Journal of Social Studies 14/01)

Divided twin towns are laboratories. The sociological debates suggest that they are laboratories first of all of the new EU enlargement process and the trans-border integration of...

New Master Program: Master in Border Studies

About The Master in Border Studies is a two-year joint international study program, which addresses the complex economic, political, social and cultural issues of borders and...

ZOiS Conference 2018: Contested Spaces, Berlin, March 2

Under the theme "Contested Spaces" ZOiS researchers as well as local and international guests will explore the contestation of territorial, political, and cultural spaces in...

Konferenz: Grenzüberschreitungen: Migrantinnen und Migranten als Akteure im 20. Jahrhundert, 01. - 02.02.2018, Bern

Veranstaltungsort Universität Bern Veranstalter Dozentur für Migrationsgeschichte / Forschungsplattform „Migration: Kompetenzen bündeln – Impulse setzen – Grundlagen...

Tagung "Europäische Grenz- und Begegnungsräume im Wandel", 12.-14. April 2018 in Wien

Tagung anlässlich des Europäischen Kulturerbejahres 2018 vom 12. bis 14. April 2018 an der Universität Wien Grenzen verschieben sich, Räume verändern sich und mit ihnen...

CfP: Materiality and Immateriality in the Reproduction of African Borders, 2018 ABORNE Annual Meeting

Deadline: 18 December 2017 Place and dates: Cagliari, Sardinia 16-17 April 2018 The workshop-style meeting in Cagliari will be a venue to showcase new and ongoing research...

PhD/RMa Winter School: „Cities, Borders and Identities: Towards an Interdisciplinary Approach“, November 18-26, 2017, Rome

Between 18 and 26 November 2017 a winter school is organized on identity formation in European border cities and urban borderlands at the Royal Netherlands Institute in Rome (KNIR)....

ABS Annual Conference, April 4-7, 2018, San Antonio, Texas

Everyday Borders: The Ordinary Complexity of Borders and Bordering Processes In 2018, the ABS Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas will focus on everyday borders and bordering...

Interdisciplinary Winter School: "Global Frontiers" (16th to 21st century) - Tübingen, November 15-17, 2017

At the annual meeting of the American Historical Association in Chicago on July 12, 1893, Frederick Jackson Turner announced the closing of the United States frontier and "with its...

"Cross Border School": Knowledge and Practice on the Border

On 24 October 2017 , the Association for European Border Regions (AEBR), together with the Nijmegen Centre for Border Research at the Radboud University in the Netherlands, will...

3rd International Conference ICSR Mediterranean Knowledge, 8th International Conference MedWorlds "Cultures, Hopes and Conflicts. The Mediterranean between Land and Sea", 26-28 September 2017 University of Salerno, Italy

The Conference Cultures, Hopes and Conflicts. The Mediterranean between Land and Sea , jointly organized by the ICSR Mediterranean Knowledge and the Consortium Mediterranean Worlds,...

Conference: The 8th Tensions of Europe Conference: “Borders and Technology”, September 7-10, 2017, Athens

The 8th Tensions of Europe Conference has as its main theme the history of borders and technology. Sessions include papers studying the history of the relationship between national...

Tagung: Adel im Grenzraum. Transkulturelle Verflechtungen im Preußenland vom 18. bis zum 20. Jahrhundert, 22.-24.06.2017, Danzig

Im Blickfeld der geplanten Tagung liegen die transkulturellen Verflechtungen innerhalb des Adels im Preußenland im Zeitraum vom 18. bis zum 20. Jahrhundert.  Das Preußenland...

The London International Boundary Conference 2017: "Practical Aspects of International Boundaries and Sovereignty Disputes", 5-6 June 2017

The London International Boundary Conference 2017 will take place on 5-6 June 2017 at King's College London's Strand campus, with Technical workshops being held on the mornings of...

RSA Annual Conference 2017: „The Great Regional Awakening: New Directions Trinity College“, June 4-7, 2017, Dublin, Ireland

A ‘Great Regional Awakening’ is underway. There is a growing realisation that regional inequalities have both contributed to, and amplified, the ‘Great Recession’ that shook...

Conference: ABS 59th / WSSA Annual Conference, April 12-15, 2017, San Francisco (CA), USA

ABS Annual Meetings are held in conjunction with the Western Social Science Association‘s annual conference. About Since September 11, 2001 there has been a notable...

Conference: American Association of Geographers Annual Meeting 2017, April 5-9, Boston, USA

Sponsors: Political Geography Specialty Group; European Geography Specialty Group Organizers: Gabriel Popescu (gpopescu@iusb.edu) & Kara Dempsey (dempseyke@appstate.edu) ...

Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Exilforschung e.V., 24.-26. März 2017, Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken-Dudweiler

In Kooperation mit dem Literaturarchiv Saar-Lor-Lux-Elsass der Universität des Saarlandes.   Grenze als Erfahrung und Diskurs Die Frage nach der Dynamik von...

Conference: Midwest Modern Language Association Conference “Border States”, November 10-13, 2016, St. Louis (MO), USA

The Midwest Modern Language association invites proposals for the 2016 conference in St. Louis, Missouri. Papers are accepted on any topic, yet participants are welcome to consider...

ABS Europe Conference 2016: “Differences and discontinuities in a Europe without borders”, October 4-7, 2016, University of Luxembourg, in cooperation with the UniGR-Center for Border Studies

The conference is thematically connected to the 30-year anniversary of the Schengen Agreement , which was signed in the Luxembourg village of Schengen. The conference wants to test...