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French Natures

"French Natures" is a conference/festival co-organized by Frédérique Aït-Touati (CRAL-EHESS/CNRS) and Phillip John Usher (New York University) taking place at New York University on 26 and 27 October 2018.Each culture maps its understanding of the...

CERCEC CENTRAL SEMINAR 2018/2019 - “War violences and post-conflict reordering in Europe’s East (20th – 21st centuries)”

The CERCEC central seminar is held on Mondays from 5 pm to 7 pm, EHESS, Room M. & D. Lombard, 96 bd Raspail, 75006 Organizers: Alain Blum, Masha Cerovic, Ioulia Shukan, Vanessa Voisin (CERCEC - EHESS - CNRS) The seminar...

CERCEC Central Seminar 2019/2020

Organized by the Center for Russian, Caucasian and Central European Studies (CERCEC) with the support of the "Parcours et territoires" research unit of the Institut national d'études démographiques (INED). Coordinated by Alain Blum (EHESS and...

Writing the Archives III: The Poetics of the Archives

The international conference “Writing the Archives III: The Poetics of the Archives” will take place at Colombia University, on 26 and 27 October 2018. Organized byRoland Béhar (ENS-PSL)Annick Louis (Université de Reims-CRAL)Jesús Velasco (...

What is Earth system science?

Organization : Hélène Guillemot (CNRS, CAK) and Sébastien Dutreuil (CNRS, CGGG).► The workshop will be held in French and English► Free entrance, no registration required Over the recent years, the authority of “Earth system science” (ESS) has...

The occupational structure of China 1736-1898 and the great divergence

Cheng Yang, PhD Candidate in History, Cambridge Group for the History of Population and Social Structure : "The occupational structure of China 1736-1898 and the great divergence" Historians have long debated the great divergence and...

Luisa Coleta and the Capuchin Friar: Slavery, Salvation, and the Adjudication of Status (Havana, 1817)

This talk traces two modest "lives lived across empires" in the era of the Haitian Revolution: that of Marie Louise Colette, born into slavery on an habitation on the Plaine du Nord of Saint-Domingue; and that of Friar Félix Quintanar, a Spanish...

Guerra, legitimidad y violencia en el siglo XIX en Hispanoamérica y Francia

El Coloquio internacional Guerra, legitimidad y violencia en el siglo XIX en Hispanoamérica y Francia. Nuevas miradas historiográficas desde México y Francia sobre el problema de la revolución busca ofrecer elementos de reflexión y contraste en...

State-Building through Political Disunity in Republican China

Narratives of State-building in China throughout the twentieth-century follow the line of succession of the so-called “central governments” : Qing - Beiyang - Guomindang - CCP. Against such a backdrop, debates about State-building during the...

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE - Governing Science, Governing by Science

Moscow 5th & 6th October 2018  Venue: DHI Moskau, Vorontsovskaya street, 8, b. 7  Friday 5th OCTOBER   09.30-09.45. Arrival of participants, welcoming coffee 09.45-10.00. Grégory Dufaud (Sciences Po Lyon/LARHRA) and Larissa...

25th European Conference on South Asian Studies

The ECSAS has met regularly since 1968, and has provided an important opportunity to discuss current research and scholarship on topics relating to South Asia within the humanities and social sciences. The ECSAS conferences now operate under the...

Is Cognition Still in the Wild ?

Ed Hutchins, former Head of the Department of Cognitive Science at UC San Diego, and former director of the Distributed Cognition and Human Computer Interaction Laboratory at UC San Diego, is a cognitive anthropologist who has published period...