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15 October 2018

Call for Papers – The Low Countries and Latin America from the 19th Century until Present

Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Shared Histories and Sources. As part of growing scholarly and public interest in transnational history, researchers from…

02 October 2018

Call for Book Proposals: Practicing Oral History series

The Routledge book series Practicing Oral History is accepting proposals for new titles on applied oral history. Series editor Nancy…

24 September 2018

Un)Like: Intermedia Portraying Practices, c. 1700 to the Present

Portraiture and life-writing have long been understood as genres that, for all their differences, share key concepts. As both genres…


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