Nationalism and Ethnicity: Conferences and Call for Papers

Call for Papers: 26th Annual Conference of ASEN “Nationalism, Migration and Population Change” 19th-21st of April 2016 at the London School of Economics and Political Science Until the mid-19th century, with limited exceptions such as the Atlantic slave trade, long-distance migration usually took place within civilisations. This changed with world wars, widening disparities in levels … [Read more…]

Nationalism and Ethnicity: Conferences, Call for Papers, Fellowships

Upcoming Symposium: “National symbols across time and space” University of Oslo, September 17-18, 2015 Despite the evident weakening of the nation and the national during these times of cultural globalization, nationalisms are not disappearing in the world. Instead, they are reappearing in a range of new forms utilizing both new and renewed symbols. Or perhaps we … [Read more…]

Nationalism and Ethnicity: Upcoming Conferences and Events

Upcoming Conference: “Minorities in Armies: Ethnicity, Race, Alienage” June 30, 2015, 10.00-17.30 University of Warwich, The Institute of Advanced Study (Seminar Room) Against the backdrop of a perceived national uniformity in the armed forces, in the Modern and Contemporary Age the military has been characterized by a sizeable presence of ethnic and racial minorities, as … [Read more…]

Nationalism and Ethnicity: Upcoming Conferences, Events, Fellowships

Call for Papers and Panel Proposals Call for Papers and Panel Proposals: “Pluralism and Community: Social Science History Perspectives” 40th Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association Baltimore, MD November 12-15, 2015 Submission Deadline: February 14, 2015 Ethnic strife in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia; anti-immigrant politics in Europe, the Americas, and Australia; … [Read more…]

Nationalism and Ethnicity: Upcoming Conferences and Events

Call for Papers and Panels: Rethinking Territoriality – Between Independence and Interdependence University of Edinburgh, 16-18 September 2015 This conference will bring together, for the first time, the three IPSA research committees to examine different aspects of territoriality evident in the world today. The conference, convened in Edinburgh one year after Scotland’s historic independence referendum, … [Read more…]

“Nationalism: Diversity and Security”: ASEN Conference 2015

21st-23rd April 2015 at the London School of Economics and Political Science This call for papers is also available to download as a PDF, as is a poster advertising the conference. Nationalists are concerned that the nation should be secure from both external and internal threats. When the state is regarded as a nation-state, these … [Read more…]

Nationalism and Ethnicity: Upcoming Conferences and Events

Call for Papers Identity, Ethnicity and Nationhood before Modernity: Old Debates and New Perspectives Date: 24–26 April, 2015 Location: The Oxford Centre for Research in the Humanities, UK The organizing committee of the conference ‘Identity, Ethnicity and Nationhood before Modernity: Old Debates and New Perspectives’ invites paper proposals from prospective speakers. In spite of the … [Read more…]

Nationalism and Ethnicity: Upcoming Conferences and Events

Upcoming Symposium: Everyday Nationhood  Date: 8th September 2014 (Monday) Location: Birbeck, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX ASEN and the School of Political, Social and International Studies, University of East Anglia, and the Department of Politics, Birkbeck, University of London, are pleased to be organising Everyday Nationhood, a one-day symposium to examine the contribution of … [Read more…]