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ISCH Essay Prize 2015, Call for Contributions‏

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…

Winner of the 2014 ISCH Essay Prize Announced

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 and (not) remembering the colonial past”. In her article Agnes Andeweg seeks to answer questions like: How could we interpret this ghostly figure…

ISCH Announces Election Results for New Committee Members

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: [su_spoiler title=”Ecaterina Lung (University of Bucharest)” icon=”folder-1″]I am a medievalist, professor at the University of Bucharest and Director of the Centre for…

Cultural History: Open Call for Additional General Editors

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…

ISCH Book Series: Open Call for Series Editors

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…