From Vienna to Tabriz – Conflict, Change and Cooperation in Southeastern Europe and in the Middle East from the 17th to 20th centuries

Határidő: 02/20/2019

Call for Papers
for doctoral students

University of Szeged
Szeged, Hungary
4-5 April 2019

The History and Political Science Section of the Hungarian Association of PhD Students (DOSz TePo) is pleased to announce its international PhD student conference, ’From Vienna to Tabriz – Conflict, Change and Cooperation in Southeastern Europe and in the Middle East from the 17th to 20th centuries.

The main aim of the conference is to bring together an international group of young scholars working in a variety of periods, languages and fields to investigate the historical impact and legacy of the Ottoman Empire in Southeastern Europe and in the Middle East.

Possible topics may include (but are not limited to) the following sections:

– War and diplomacy in and outside the (post-)Ottoman world
– Intervention and peacekeeping
– Religious and ethnic communities
– Imagining the Other: perceptions and representations
– Tradition and modernity in post-Ottoman societies

The language of the conference is English and French. Sessions and plenary lectures will be scheduled. The time limit for each lecture is 20 minutes, followed by 5 minutes of discussion.

Abstracts of maximum 300 words should be sent via e-mail as a Word attachment to sztehistory.conference2019@gmail.com before 20 February 2019.
The document should also contain personal information of the author, including name, affiliation, contacts and the title of the presentation.
An acceptance notification will be sent to you until 3 March 2019.

The registration fee for the conference is 20 Euros. The participation fee includes reception meal, conference pack and refreshments during coffee breaks. We also provide accommodation for participants in a limited number. For further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Regarding the publication: all papers will be considered for publication in a peer-reviewed Hungarian journal, Mediterrán Tanulmányok – Études sur la région méditerranéenne.
The deadline of submission for articles is 29 May 2019.

We are looking forward to your participation at our conference.

Kind regards,

The Organizing Committee

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(forrás: DOSZ TEPO)