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ISCH Essay Prize Call for Papers ISCH Prize Competition 2016 for Cultural Historians In order to support cultural historical research and encourage scholars in their early career, the International Society for Cultural History (ISCH) offers an essay prize which will be awarded each year to the best article on cultural history. The ISCH Prize in…
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Berghahn Books are delighted to annnounce the publication in Paperback of “The Viennese Cafe and Fin-de-Siecle Culture” edited by Charlotte Ashby, Tag Gronberg and Simon Shaw-Miller. 790 total views, no views today
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In order to support cultural historical research and encourage scholars in their early career, the International Society for Cultural History, ISCH, offers an essay prize which will be awarded each year to the best article on cultural history. The ISCH Prize in 2015 is 350 Euro. The winning article will also be published in the…
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The essay prize this year has been awarded to Agnes Andeweg from the University of Maastricht and University College Utrecht for an article entitled “Manifestations of the Flying Dutchman. On materialising ghosts remembering the colonial past”. In her article Agnes Andeweg seeks to answer questions like: How could we interpret this ghostly figure…
Traveling is a wonderful way to broaden your horizons, discover new cultures, and create lasting memories. Whether you're an avid globetrotter or someone just starting to explore the world, there's always something magical about setting foot in a new destination. In this article, we'll take you on a virtual journey to some incredible places, offering a glimpse into the beauty and charm they hold.
Malaga: Where History Meets the Beach
If you're a history buff and a lover of sunny beaches, Malaga is the perfect destination for you. This Spanish city is steeped in history and offers stunning coastal views.
Seville: Flamenco and Architecture
Seville is a city that dances to its own beat. Known for its passionate flamenco music and awe-inspiring architecture, it's a place that will capture your heart.
Valencia: Paella and Modernity
In Valencia, you can savor the world-famous Spanish paella while admiring futuristic buildings like the City of Arts and Sciences. It's a perfect blend of tradition and modernity.
Zaragoza: A Hidden Gem
Often overlooked by tourists, Zaragoza is a hidden gem with its beautiful Basilica del Pilar and rich history. Explore this city before the secret gets out!
San Juan: Caribbean Paradise
If you're in the mood for tropical beaches and vibrant nightlife, San Juan in Puerto Rico should be on your list. It's a Caribbean paradise waiting to be explored.
Ponce: Art and Culture
Ponce, also in Puerto Rico, is a hub of art and culture. Visit museums, historic landmarks, and enjoy the rich Puerto Rican heritage.
Lisbon: Europe's Western Beauty
Heading to Europe? Don't miss Lisbon, Portugal's charming capital. With its stunning views, historic neighborhoods, and delicious pastries, Lisbon has it all.
Porto: Port Wine and More
Finally, for wine enthusiasts, Porto in Portugal is a must-visit. Sample world-famous port wine while enjoying the picturesque Douro River views.
These destinations are just a small glimpse into the vast world waiting to be explored. Each place has its own unique charm, history, and culture to offer. So pack your bags, embark on an adventure, and make memories that will last a lifetime.
For more travel tips and guides, be sure to visit Chester Travels.
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The International Society for Cultural History (ISCH) is pleased to announce the results of its 2014 election to fill seats on the ISCH committee. We are pleased to welcome the new elected members: The newly elected members will begin serving their term at the 2014 AGM in Johannesburg. The incumbent committee would like to warmly…
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Cultural History (Journal of the ISCH) is seeking to add two new general editors to its board, and is especially interested in scholars specializing in the modern/late modern period. Historians as well as contextually-oriented scholars in literary studies, cultural studies, art history, and related fields are welcome to apply. To apply please send a cv and…
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The ISCH book series ‘Studies for the International Society for Cultural History’, published jointly with Pickering & Chatto Publishers, is seeking one or two new Series Editors to oversee its list of monographs and edited essay collections. Information on the series and published titles can be found on the Publisher’s website here: www.pickeringchatto.com/isch Series Editors…
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Dear members of the International Society for Cultural History As the Monash South Africa conference is approaching, we would like to remind you that there will be three new members elected to the ISCH committee, conforming to our constitution. The incumbent committee would like to warmly thank the departing members of the committee, Philipp O.…
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The International Society for Cultural History (ISCH) is pleased to announce the publication of the third issue of Cultural History. View the table of Contents here, or the EUP subscription page here. Download the leaflet of the issue here. Cultural History promotes the work and aims of the International Society for Cultural History, which was founded in…
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In order to support cultural historical research and encourage scholars in their early career, the International Society for Cultural History (ISCH) has decided to offer an essay prize which will be awarded each year to the best article on cultural history. The ISCH Prize in 2014 is 250 GBP. The winning article will also be…
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ISCH Annual Conference
Registration for the ISCH Conference, which will be taking place in Trieste (Italy) from Monday july 18 to Thursay July 21 (Excursion in the places of the WW1 on Friday 22), is now open. All the delegates (Panel organisers and speakers) must be members of the ISCH (http://www.culthist.org/membership) during 2016, and pay the fees specified…
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At the request of potential delegates, the deadline for proposal is extended as follows: applications received by 31 December 2015 will obtain a reply by 31 January 2016 applications received between 1-15 January 2016 will obtain a reply by 15 February 2016 Please note that: the ISCH encourages the consideration of the interplay between gender…
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Annual Conference of the International Society for Cultural History Trieste, Italy, 18-22 July 2016 Gender and Generations: Spaces, times and relationships in cultural-historical perspective The next annual conference of the International Society for Cultural History will be held in Trieste, Italy, from 18 to 22 July 2016. The conference will be open to host papers…
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We are delighted to publish the annual isch 2015 conference program as well as a list of suggested hotels. 81,190 total views, 1 views today
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The registration for 2015 ISCH Conference in Bucharest is now open. Please visit the link below to register: http://www.alumni.unibuc.ro/evenimente/2015/isch-2015. 237,566 total views, no views today
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TIME AND CULTURE Our thanks to all of those who have already submitted proposals for the ISCH Annual Conference 2015. We received several requests for more time. By popular demand, we’re extending the Call for Papers for additional four weeks, by 10th January 2015. Proposals submitted before December 11 will receive a decision by Jan. 15,…
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Dear delegates ISCH is delighted to announce that the abstract booklet and the programme for the 2014 annual conference, which will take place in Johannesburg (24 – 27 November 2014), has been published. If you have any questions regarding the conference programme, please contact Laurence Shee at: [email protected] We look forward to seeing you there! 1,208 total…
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Registration for the ISCH 2014 is now available. Please access the online registration system where you can complete your registration, and reserve your hotel accommodation.
Further information about official hotel rates and hotel locations can be found here. You can reserve your room quickly and easily during the registration process.
If you have any questions regarding the preliminary / final conference programme, registration or accommodation, please contact Laurence Shee at: [email protected].
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Dear colleagues in Cultural history and members of the ISCH: We are glad to inform you that the ISCH Abstract Review Committee has completed reviewing all submitted papers to the 2014 ISCH Annual Conference that will be held at Monash South Africa, Ruimsig Johannesburg (24 – 27 November 2014). Registration The conference registration fee of…
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By the 28 February 2014 deadline, the ISCH abstract review committee had received a truly international spread of interesting submissions – both from individuals and panels. The abstract review committee thanks those who submitted proposals by the due date. As we can still accommodate a higher number of submissions than those received, we have decided…
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Dear friends and colleagues in Cultural history: The 2013 Annual Conference (Artefacts, Culture, and Identity) of the International Society for Cultural History will open in Istanbul, next month, from 11th September to 14th September 2013. The conference will be hosted by the Istanbul Faculty of Medicine in Istanbul University, Turkey. The conference fee The conference…
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