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"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...

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...

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)....

Call for Participation: ABS Annual Conference, April 4-7, 2018, San Antonio, Texas

Abstract/ Session Proposal Deadline: December 1, 2017 Everyday Borders: The Ordinary Complexity of Borders and Bordering Processes In 2018, the ABS Annual Meeting in San...

Cross-Border Research Fellowship in the Cascadia border region

Deadline for applications: December 15, 2017 The Border Policy Research Institute at Western Washington University and the Borders in Globalization SSHRC Research Program at the...

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...

CfP: Border and Border Walls, a new era? (In)security, Symbolism, Vulnerabilities international conference

Deadline CfP: May 15, 2018 International conference organized by the Raoul Dandurand Chair at the University of Quebec in Montreal, Quebec, Canada September 27-28, 2018 ...

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...

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...

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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...

First International Conference on “Europe in Discourse: Identity Diversity Borders”, September 23-25, 2016, Athens, Greece

First International Conference on  “Europe in Discourse: Identity, Diversity, Borders” in Athens 23-25 September 2016. The Conference seeks to examine issues in the ongoing...

Summer School: "Governance at the ‚Edge' of the State? The spaces of violent rule", September 12-14, 2016, University of Zürich

The Department of Geography at the University of Zürich, Department of Food and Resource Economics at the University of Copenhagen, and the Conflict Research Group at Ghent...

Conference: “Borderless worlds - for whom? Ethics, moralities and (in)justice in migration and tourism”, September 7-8, 2016, Oulu, Finland

Conference organised by RELATE, the Academy of Finland Centre of Excellence, University of Oulu   About The notion of a borderless world came to prominence...

Conference: “Border Regimes: Confrontations, Configurations, Transpositions”, September 4-9, 2016, Kandersteg, Switzerland

The notion of the border as a clear cut geopolitical division of national territories has been challenged for quite some time in multiple disciplines, including history, art...

RGS-IBG Annual International Conference, "Theorizing the Migration Industries", 30 August - 2 September 2016, London

Despite the recent increase in studying the migration industries, there remain a number of problems in conceptualizing the concept and drawing boundaries around what is or is not a...

Conference: Borderland Linguistics Conference, June 27-28, 2016, Bristol, UK

The notion of border is highly complex and problematic, whether it be an officially demarcated border between two states, or a less rigorously defined meeting space of somehow...

International Conference: Borders, Walls and Violence: Costs and Alternatives to Border Fencing, June 1-3, 2016, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

More border walls and border fences are being built every year all across the world. Bulgaria, Greece, Turkey, Morocco, and Tunisia are among the latest to announce yet another...

15th Border Regions in Transition (BRIT) Conference: “Cities, States and Borders: From the Local to the Global”, 17th-20th May 2016, Hamburg, Germany and Sönderborg, Denmark

The objective of the 15 th Border Regions in Transition (BRIT) Conference organized by the University of Southern Denmark, the University of Hamburg and the HafenCity University...

ABS 2016 Annual World Conference / the WSSA 58th Annual Conference, April 13-16, 2016, Reno, Nevada, USA

You can download the conference program and abstracts here: http://www.wssaweb.com/archive-search.html .

Symposium: Borderscape as an Interdisciplinary Concept, 8.-9. April 2016, Luxemburg

Die Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler des fakultären Schwerpunktbereichs "MIS – Mehrsprachigkeit und Interkulturelle Studien" (www.mis.lu) der Universität Luxemburg...