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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…

Second Call for Papers – Extended Submission Period | ISCH Annual Conference 2015

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,…

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 Conference Programme 2014

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. [wpdm_file id=8] [wpdm_file id=9] If you have any questions regarding the conference programme, please contact Laurence Shee at: ischcongress2014@culthist.org. We look forward to…

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…