Cathleen Sarti

Extension of deadline

The deadline for the CfPs for the upcoming conference of the ISCH is extended to 25 January, 2019. The conference, dedicated to “Global Cultural History”, will be held in Tallinn, Estonia, 26–29 June 2019. You are very welcome to send your paper proposal and join the great company of participants from all corners of the world. The keynote speakers include: Peter Burke (University of Cambridge), Anne Gerritsen (University of Warwick), Maria Lúcia Garcia Pallares-Burke (University of São Paulo / University of Cambridge), Matthias Middell (University of Leipzig), and Sujit Sivasundaram (University of Cambridge).All relevant information is available on the…

New York Conference, 13-16 September 2018

The next Annual Gathering of the ISCH is in New York from September 13-16, 2018. All information can be found here. Remember, you have to be a member of the ISCH to participate in the conference. Hope to see you in New York, and get some cultural historical discussions started!

ISCH Essay Prize Competition 2018

ISCH Prize Competition 2018 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 that will be awarded each year to the best article on cultural history. The ISCH Prize in 2018 is 350 €. The winning article will also be…

ISCH Conference 2018 in New York – CfP

Performance, Politics, and Play September 13-16, 2018 New York City   In response to the “performative turn” in the humanities, the ongoing interest in bio- and body-politics, and the growing attention to leisure, dance, and sport studies, the International Society for Cultural History invites paper and panel proposals for its 2018 annual conference on Performance,…

ISCH Conference 2017 in Umeå

The next annual conference of the International Society for Cultural History will be held in Hum-huset, Umeå university, Sweden, 26-29 June, 2017. The general theme this year is ‘Senses, Emotions and the Affective Turn – Recent Perspectives and New Challenges in Cultural History’. Conference Website CfP ISCH 2017 Programme