CFP: Heritage Activism in Cities of Eastern Europe and Russia from 1968 to the Current (Marburg, 13–14 Sep 2018)

The goal of the organizers in calling this workshop is to examine and extend the existing knowledge about the political potential of heritage in the context of the post/socialist city, in the past and present. … More CFP: Heritage Activism in Cities of Eastern Europe and Russia from 1968 to the Current (Marburg, 13–14 Sep 2018)

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CFP: Commodification of History: The Past as Source of Entertainment and Commerce (Prague, 15–16 Sept 2018)

Putting the spotlight on the commodification of history, the workshop will provide a space for exchange of scholars who analyze these phenomena aiming to foster further conceptual thinking in an emerging interdisciplinary field. … More CFP: Commodification of History: The Past as Source of Entertainment and Commerce (Prague, 15–16 Sept 2018)

CFP: Controlled Tourism: Encounters, Interpretations and Experiences in Eastern Europe during the Cold War (Lüneburg, 8–10 Nov 2018)

The purpose of the conference is to address with specific examples the various ways in which countries, regions and places were experienced and interpreted through touristic encounters. … More CFP: Controlled Tourism: Encounters, Interpretations and Experiences in Eastern Europe during the Cold War (Lüneburg, 8–10 Nov 2018)

CFP: Cultural Landscapes in Central and Eastern Europe after World War II and the Collapse of Communism (Wrocław, 19-21 Sep 2018)

The organisers invite scholars in the field of humanities and social sciences who will share their perspectives on the reordering of physical and social space in Central Europe after World War II and after the collapse of communism. … More CFP: Cultural Landscapes in Central and Eastern Europe after World War II and the Collapse of Communism (Wrocław, 19-21 Sep 2018)

CFP: City, Community and the Transformation of Space in Post-Eastern Bloc Societies (Warsaw, 15 June 2017)

The fall of Communism in Central and Eastern Europe brought with it new challenges and opportunities for civil society formations. Finally groups had the chance to organise themselves away from the intrusive eye of state censorship, and operate in new ways. Over the last 25 years or so a wide variety of organisations have burst … More CFP: City, Community and the Transformation of Space in Post-Eastern Bloc Societies (Warsaw, 15 June 2017)

CFP: 4th Heritage Forum of Central Europe (Cracow, 1-3 June 2017)

Call for papers: 4th Heritage Forum of Central Europe. Heritage and Society. The Heritage Forum of Central Europe is a cyclical, biennial event organised by the International Cultural Centre in Kraków. It is an interdisciplinary platform for meetings and the discussion of the relations between the past and the present informed by the broad understanding … More CFP: 4th Heritage Forum of Central Europe (Cracow, 1-3 June 2017)